Welcome to Desoto Acres


Our community embraces the rural atmosphere of our homes in a natural setting. Unique in Sarasota County, DeSoto Acres is the oldest subdivision established outside of Sarasota city limits. Covering over 850 acres, DeSoto Acres is the largest one-house per two acres (RE-1) Low-Density Residential area in Sarasota County. Our community slogan is “County Estates in the Heart of Town.” Our large residential lots, location and horse-friendly community, convenient to many amenities, makes our community an attractive place to live.