Scott County, Indiana Population 2019

Scott County, Indiana's estimated population is 23,870 with a growth rate of 0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Indiana is the 64th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,8701630.69%
201623,707490.21%
201523,658300.13%
201423,628-119-0.50%
201323,747310.13%
201223,716-182-0.76%
201123,898-264-1.09%
201024,1623,17115.11%
199020,9915692.79%
198020,4223,27819.12%
197017,1442,50117.08%
196014,6433,12427.12%
195011,5192,54128.30%
19408,9782,31434.72%
19306,664-760-10.24%
19207,424-899-10.80%
19108,323160.19%
19008,3074746.05%
18907,833-510-6.11%
18808,3434705.97%
18707,8735707.81%
18607,3031,41824.10%
18505,8851,64338.73%
18404,2421,15037.19%
18303,09275832.48%
18202,3340.00%

Scott County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,142
Two or More Races317
Asian95
Black or African American76
Some Other Race46
American Indian and Alaska Native46

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Scott County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Scott County, Indiana Median Age

40.7


Total

39.9


Male

41.2


Female

Scott County, Indiana Adults

There are 18,223 adults, (3,771 of whom are seniors) in Scott County, Indiana.

Scott County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

12,094

50.98%

Male

11,628

49.02%

Scott County, Indiana Households and Families

Scott County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Scott County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All75%25%
Non Family68%32%
Male67.9%32.1%
Female48.5%51.5%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scott County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8922.6375
Married5,0873.1883.3
Non Family2,5181.2368
Female8163.2948.5
Male4712.9567.9

3.1

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Indiana Households

Scott County, Indiana Education

Scott County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0206.28%
9th to 12th Grade1,4338.82%
High School Graduate6,83042.04%
Some College3,39420.89%
Associates Degree1,4689.04%
Bachelors Degree1,2797.87%
Graduate Degree8215.05%

Scott County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,80813,5482,095
Hispanic202110
Asian9546
Multiple Races82475
Native American4620
Black3121
Other Race6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.25%.

Scott County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,042$42,625$29,359
Less Than High School$22,056$27,500$20,202
High School Grad$32,460$36,988$24,750
Some College$34,193$48,224$28,493
Bachelors Degree$49,031$74,671$42,243
Graduate Degree$51,276$83,750$41,691

$35,042

Average Earnings

$42,625

Average Male

$29,359

Average Female

Scott County, Indiana Language

Scott County, Indiana Language by Age

Scott County, Indiana Language

97.06% of Scott County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.75% of the population.

Scott County, Indiana Poverty

Scott County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,3132,86412.84%
Hispanic48716032.85%
Multiple30913844.66%
Black553665.45%
Other463167.39%

13.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.89%

Male Poverty Rate

15.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Indiana is Other, with 67.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Indiana is White, with 12.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.17%.

Scott County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.79%
High School11.66%
Some College6.45%
Bachelors or Greater3.42%

Scott County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.90%
Female Unemployed30.89%
Female Employed7.29%
Male Employed4.15%

Scott County, Indiana Income

Scott County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,243$62,721
Families$57,996$72,044
Married Families$63,345$
Non Families$25,417$35,939

Scott County, Indiana Marital Status

Scott County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Scott County, Indiana Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Scott County, Indiana Veterans

Scott County, Indiana Veterans by War

1,391

Number of Veterans

1,241

Male Veterans

150

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam494
First Gulf War291
Second Gulf War216
World War II94
Korea56

Scott County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74366
35 to 54355
55 to 64268
75+237
18 to 34165

Scott County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3537.55%
2 or More2629.89%
Indian1226.09%
Hispanic72.10%

Scott County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Indiana Employment Status

Scott County, Indiana Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Scott County, Indiana Employment by Race

Scott County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Scott County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Scottsburg67806684-96-1.42%
Austin42954139-156-3.63%
Data Sources
  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