Scott County, Kansas Population 2019

Scott County, Kansas's estimated population is 4,943 with a growth rate of -0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Kansas is the 69th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,897-46-0.93%
20174,943-40-0.80%
20164,983310.63%
20154,952-17-0.34%
20144,969601.22%
20134,909531.09%
20124,856-36-0.74%
20114,892-68-1.37%
20104,960-329-6.22%
19905,289-493-8.53%
19805,7821763.14%
19705,6063787.23%
19605,2283076.24%
19504,9211,14830.43%
19403,773-203-5.11%
19303,97685527.40%
19203,121742.43%
19103,0471,949177.50%
19001,098-164-13.00%
18901,2621,2192834.88%
1880430.00%

How Many People Live in Scott County, Kansas?

4,943

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,71394.62%
Some Other Race1362.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native521.04%
Asian440.88%
Two or More Races360.72%

Scott County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Scott County, Kansas Median Age

40.5


Total

39.3


Male

41.4


Female

Scott County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,750 adults, (845 of whom are seniors) in Scott County, Kansas.

Scott County, Kansas Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,578

51.76%

Male

2,403

48.24%

Scott County, Kansas Households and Families

Scott County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89.7%10.3%
All74.5%25.5%
Female58.7%41.3%
Non Family47%53%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1052.3374.5
Married1,2952.9689.7
Non Family6791.1847
Female1042.1858.7
Male271.37100

2.83

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1073.24%
9th to 12th Grade37711.42%
High School Graduate1,00030.28%
Some College78423.74%
Associates Degree1544.66%
Bachelors Degree63019.08%
Graduate Degree2507.57%

Scott County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7452,481820
Hispanic45923939
Other Race5353
Native American5252
Multiple Races2525
Asian212121

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,677$49,779$24,583
Less Than High School$32,089$39,779$2,500
High School Grad$33,467$50,125$21,677
Some College$42,500$60,850$33,125
Bachelors Degree$45,208$49,228$40,296
Graduate Degree$37,125$52,350$28,750

$39,677

Average Earnings

$49,779

Average Male

$24,583

Average Female

Scott County, Kansas Language

Scott County, Kansas Language by Age

Scott County, Kansas Language

85.05% of Scott County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 14.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.67% of the population.

Scott County, Kansas Poverty

Scott County, Kansas Poverty by Race

4.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.91%

Male Poverty Rate

6.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kansas is White, with 5.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kansas is White, with 5.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.40%.

Name Poverty
High School9.48%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.18%
Male Employed0.93%
Female Employed0.52%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Scott County, Kansas Income

Scott County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,198$76,107
Families$73,864$85,868
Married Families$81,903-
Non Families$39,503$49,344

Scott County, Kansas Marital Status

Scott County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

67.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.4%

Male Marriage Rate

63.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Scott County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Scott County, Kansas Veterans

268

Number of Veterans

230

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam145
Korea26
First Gulf War26
Second Gulf War9
World War II

Scott County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2527.14%
2 or More1130.56%
Indian59.62%

Scott County, Kansas Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Kansas Employment Status

69.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Scott County, Kansas Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

65.39%

Born in Kansas

92.43%

Native Born

7.57%

Foreign Born

5.22%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.43% of Scott County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 65.39% having been born in Kansas. 5.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Scott County, Kansas

  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