Scott County, Tennessee Population 2018

Scott County, Tennessee's estimated population is 21,989 with a growth rate of -0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Tennessee is the 63rd largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,989-40-0.18%
201622,0291370.63%
201621,892110.05%
201521,881-105-0.48%
201421,986-11-0.05%
201321,997-139-0.63%
201222,136340.15%
201122,102-125-0.56%
201022,2273,86921.08%
199018,358-901-4.68%
198019,2594,49730.46%
197014,762-651-4.22%
196015,413-1,949-11.23%
195017,3621,3968.74%
194015,9661,88613.39%
193014,0806694.99%
192013,4114643.58%
191012,9471,87016.88%
190011,0771,28313.10%
18909,7943,77362.66%
18806,0211,96748.52%
18704,05453515.20%
18603,5191,61484.72%
18501,9050.00%

Scott County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,639
Two or More Races200
American Indian and Alaska Native104
Black or African American69
Some Other Race17

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Scott County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Scott County, Tennessee Median Age

38.8


Total

38.1


Male

39.4


Female

Scott County, Tennessee Adults

There are 16,610 adults, (3,437 of which are seniors) in Scott County, Tennessee.

Scott County, Tennessee Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

11,164

50.68%

Male

10,865

49.32%

Scott County, Tennessee Households and Families

Scott County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.6%14.4%
Married83.6%16.4%
All70.5%29.5%
Non Family59%41%
Female43%57%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scott County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3682.5970.5
Married4,0363.2383.6
Non Family2,8711.1959
Female9883.6843
Male4733.3685.6

3.26

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Tennessee Households

Scott County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2498.44%
9th to 12th Grade2,11014.25%
High School Graduate6,91246.69%
Some College2,32715.72%
Associates Degree8865.98%
Bachelors Degree6744.55%
Graduate Degree6464.36%

Scott County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,50811,2281,299
Multiple Races864213
Native American8484
Hispanic8154
Black60528
Other Race123

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 native american people with a rate of 15.12%.

Scott County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,144$30,443$21,994
Less Than High School$14,000$18,088$10,573
High School Grad$24,509$30,239$20,500
Some College$26,686$31,940$22,042
Bachelors Degree$35,000$32,604$38,750
Graduate Degree$50,313$121,432$41,422

$26,144

Average Earnings

$30,443

Average Male

$21,994

Average Female

Scott County, Tennessee Language

Scott County, Tennessee Language by Age

Scott County, Tennessee Language

99.28% of Scott County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 0.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Scott County, Tennessee Poverty

Scott County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,2275,76527.16%
Hispanic1489664.86%
Multiple2007236.00%
Native1046360.58%
Other1717100.00%
Black44100.00%

27.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.16%

Male Poverty Rate

30.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Tennessee is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Tennessee is White, with 27.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.20%.

Scott County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.79%
High School22.66%
Some College18.88%
Bachelors or Greater4.47%

Scott County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.10%
Male Unemployed37.73%
Male Employed12.24%
Female Employed11.15%

Scott County, Tennessee Income

Scott County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,897$52,524
Families$39,691$56,637
Married Families$49,541$
Non Families$15,563$42,952

Scott County, Tennessee Marital Status

Scott County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Scott County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Scott County, Tennessee Veterans

Scott County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,229

Number of Veterans

1,227

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam427
First Gulf War193
Second Gulf War165
Korea154
World War II49

Scott County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54337
65 to 74314
75+303
55 to 64212
18 to 3463

Scott County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2037.36%
Indian2322.12%
Black34.48%

Scott County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

15.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Tennessee Employment Status

Scott County, Tennessee Employment by Age

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.5%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Scott County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Scott County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Scott County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oneida37583722-36-0.96%
Huntsville12501234-16-1.28%
Winfield981960-21-2.14%
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