Welcome To De Soto, Iowa

The city of De Soto has a distinct identity – a family-friendly and economically strong community with a business friendly atmosphere that offers great opportunities for both businesses, and residents alike.

The city of De Soto is located at the intersection of Interstate 80 and Highway 169, just 15 miles from West Des Moines at exit 110. The city of De Soto is a wonderful community for families both large and small with an easy commute to work and entertainment in the greater Des Moines area.

Established in 1868, De Soto has always taken great pride in our small town values.  De Soto continues to possess a strong character built upon a solid foundation by our Community Leaders along with the LibraryPoliceFire, and Public Works departments.  Locations and contact information for the various departments can be found by clicking the links provided.

Thank you, we look forward to your visit.


August 10thTrash Pickup
August 15thLibrary Board Meeting7:00 PMDe Soto City Hall
August 16thCity Council Meeting7:00 PMDe Soto City Hall
August 17thTrash & Recycling Pickup
August 24thTrash Pickup
August 31stTrash & Recycling Pickup
September 17thDe Soto Fun DayLittle Bridge Park