Scott County, Illinois Population 2019

Scott County, Illinois's estimated population is 4,978 with a growth rate of -1.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Illinois is the 99th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,926-52-1.04%
20174,978-70-1.39%
20165,048-63-1.23%
20155,111-59-1.14%
20145,170-41-0.79%
20135,211-75-1.42%
20125,286581.11%
20115,228-99-1.86%
20105,327-317-5.62%
19905,644-498-8.11%
19806,142460.75%
19706,096-281-4.41%
19606,377-868-11.98%
19507,245-931-11.39%
19408,176-363-4.25%
19308,539-950-10.01%
19209,489-578-5.74%
191010,067-388-3.71%
190010,4551511.47%
189010,304-437-4.07%
188010,7412112.00%
187010,5301,46116.11%
18609,0691,15514.59%
18507,9141,69927.34%
18406,2150.00%

Scott County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,019
Two or More Races42
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7
Some Other Race6
Black or African American6
Asian4

Scott County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Scott County, Illinois Median Age

43.7


Total

43


Male

44.7


Female

Scott County, Illinois Adults

There are 3,966 adults, (984 of whom are seniors) in Scott County, Illinois.

Scott County, Illinois Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,606

51.01%

Male

2,503

48.99%

Scott County, Illinois Households and Families

Scott County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
Male76.5%23.5%
All75.7%24.3%
Non Family65.7%34.3%
Female47.2%52.8%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1112.475.7
Married1,1292.8886.8
Non Family7211.2665.7
Female1933.6247.2
Male68376.5

2.86

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade872.41%
9th to 12th Grade1764.88%
High School Graduate1,75748.74%
Some College77421.47%
Associates Degree3098.57%
Bachelors Degree3569.88%
Graduate Degree1464.05%

Scott County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5443,297489
Multiple Races25157
Native American117
Hispanic1193
Islander77
Asian44
Other Race422
Black333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,350$43,606$26,098
Less Than High School$10,815$28,125$
High School Grad$28,077$35,452$19,375
Some College$40,375$52,375$30,357
Bachelors Degree$51,188$62,941$44,464
Graduate Degree$49,167$48,750$53,125

$35,350

Average Earnings

$43,606

Average Male

$26,098

Average Female

Scott County, Illinois Language

Scott County, Illinois Language by Age

Scott County, Illinois Language

98.81% of Scott County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Scott County, Illinois Poverty

Scott County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,83772514.99%
Multiple39717.95%
Native25416.00%
Hispanic2827.14%
Other6233.33%

14.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.91%

Male Poverty Rate

15.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Illinois is Other, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.49%
High School18.08%
Some College8.12%
Bachelors or Greater3.03%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.52%
Male Unemployed36.07%
Female Employed7.84%
Male Employed5.46%

Scott County, Illinois Income

Scott County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,542$63,807
Families$64,688$77,100
Married Families$73,112-
Non Families$31,725$35,378

Scott County, Illinois Marital Status

Scott County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Scott County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Scott County, Illinois Veterans

422

Number of Veterans

409

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam156
Second Gulf War56
Korea49
First Gulf War40
World War II19

Scott County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White41010.49%
Indian763.64%
Black3100.00%
2 or More27.14%

Scott County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Illinois Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Scott County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Winchester15931503-90-5.65%
Bluffs715672-43-6.01%
Manchester292278-14-4.79%
Alsey227216-11-4.85%
Glasgow141134-7-4.96%
Naples130124-6-4.62%
Exeter6562-3-4.62%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990