Scott County, Minnesota Population 2018

Scott County, Minnesota's estimated population is 145,827 with a growth rate of 1.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Minnesota is the 9th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017141,463-4,364-2.99%
2017145,8272,3891.67%
2016143,4381,9851.40%
2015141,4532,2011.58%
2014139,2521,9081.39%
2013137,3442,1781.61%
2012135,1662,5951.96%
2011132,5712,0691.59%
2010130,50272,656125.60%
199057,84614,06232.12%
198043,78411,36135.04%
197032,42310,51447.99%
196021,9095,42332.89%
195016,4869015.78%
194015,5851,46910.41%
193014,116-129-0.91%
192014,245-643-4.32%
191014,888-259-1.71%
190015,1471,3169.51%
189013,8313152.33%
188013,5162,47422.41%
187011,0426,447140.30%
18604,5950.00%

Scott County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White119,466
Asian8,490
Black or African American4,921
Two or More Races3,919
Some Other Race3,393
American Indian and Alaska Native1,144
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130

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

Scott County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Scott County, Minnesota Median Age

36


Total

35.6


Male

36.3


Female

Scott County, Minnesota Adults

There are 101,201 adults, (13,567 of whom are seniors) in Scott County, Minnesota.

Scott County, Minnesota Age Dependency

61.4

Age Dependency Ratio

15.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

70,954

50.16%

Male

70,509

49.84%

Scott County, Minnesota Households and Families

Scott County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Scott County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.5%7.5%
All83%17%
Male74.3%25.7%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Female62.7%37.3%

83.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scott County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,8642.9283
Married31,0863.4192.5
Non Family11,0311.2964.8
Female3,9593.562.7
Male1,7883.2874.3

3.35

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Minnesota Households

Scott County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9882.20%
9th to 12th Grade2,6262.90%
High School Graduate20,71222.91%
Some College18,62620.60%
Associates Degree11,26012.45%
Bachelors Degree25,36628.05%
Graduate Degree9,84510.89%

Scott County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White77,46575,31131,161
Asian5,3654,4402,114
Hispanic3,3252,274542
Black2,5852,226987
Other Race1,737929166
Multiple Races1,045970354
Native American63958961
Islander626252

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 83.87%.

Scott County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,576$62,210$41,160
Less Than High School$29,563$34,231$22,575
High School Grad$36,426$43,096$26,715
Some College$45,816$58,078$36,440
Bachelors Degree$68,503$85,354$53,730
Graduate Degree$73,459$91,681$62,399

$51,576

Average Earnings

$62,210

Average Male

$41,160

Average Female

Scott County, Minnesota Language

Scott County, Minnesota Language by Age

Scott County, Minnesota Language

88.53% of Scott County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 11.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 4.37% of the population.

Scott County, Minnesota Poverty

Scott County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White115,1464,8954.25%
Hispanic6,9061,23417.87%
Other3,38585225.17%
Black4,81275815.75%
Asian8,4535626.65%
Multiple3,8683037.83%
Native1,02216916.54%
Islander13021.54%

5.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.60%

Male Poverty Rate

6.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Minnesota is Other, with 25.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Minnesota is Islander, with 1.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.73%.

Scott County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.82%
High School8.77%
Some College4.47%
Bachelors or Greater1.56%

Scott County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.98%
Male Unemployed13.35%
Female Employed3.47%
Male Employed1.97%

Scott County, Minnesota Income

Scott County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$93,151$110,753
Families$107,515$124,118
Married Families$118,222$
Non Families$47,403$59,935

Scott County, Minnesota Marital Status

Scott County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Scott County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race


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

Scott County, Minnesota Veterans

Scott County, Minnesota Veterans by War

6,410

Number of Veterans

5,992

Male Veterans

418

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,330
First Gulf War1,070
Second Gulf War829
Korea486
World War II270

Scott County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,759
65 to 741,607
55 to 641,293
75+1,221
18 to 34530

Scott County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,0366.89%
2 or More13110.42%
Black902.73%
Hispanic731.75%
Indian577.94%
Asian550.91%
Other331.57%
Hawaiian86.15%

Scott County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

3.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Minnesota Employment Status

Scott County, Minnesota Employment by Age

76.1%

Labor Force Participation

73.4%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Scott County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Scott County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Scott County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Shakopee370724061035389.54%
Savage2691230807389514.47%
Prior Lake2291225863295112.88%
New Prague 732976353064.18%
Belle Plaine665970093505.26%
Jordan5470614367312.30%
Elko New Market4110462551512.53%
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