Scotia, California Population 2023

630

Scotia is a city located in Humboldt County California. With a 2023 population of 630, it is the 1115th largest city in California and the 17738th largest city in the United States.Scotia is currently declining at a rate of -2.63% annually and its population has decreased by -7.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 681 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Scotia has a population density of 844 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scotia is $56,818 with a poverty rate of 30.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Scotia is 30.8 years, 34.3 years for males, and 30.7 years for females.

Scotia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Scotia was:

  • White: 76.12%
  • Two or more races: 15.71%
  • Other race: 6.33%
  • Native American: 1.84%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Scotia, California is 630 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 681.

Scotia, California Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Scotia Population by Race

Scotia Population Pyramid 2023

Scotia Median Age

30.8

Total

34.3

Male

30.7

Female

Scotia Adults

There are 388 adults, (39 of whom are seniors) in Scotia.

Scotia Age Dependency

40.4

Age Dependency Ratio

11.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Scotia Sex Ratio

Female21042.86%
Male28057.14%

Scotia Population by Age

Scotia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.85

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

5.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Scotia Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Scotia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Scotia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 33.33%.

Scotia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$27,273

Average Earnings

$35,682

Average Male

$

Average Female

Scotia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Scotia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Scotia Language

95.64% of Scotia residents speak only English, while 4.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.36% of the population.

Scotia Language

Scotia Poverty by Race

rate

30.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.93%

Male Poverty Rate

27.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scotia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scotia is Other, with 163.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scotia is White, with 12.2% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.8%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20%.

Scotia Poverty

Scotia Poverty Rate by Education

Scotia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Scotia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Scotia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

28.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Scotia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Scotia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Scotia Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Scotia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

68

Number of Veterans

68

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Scotia Veterans by War

Scotia Veterans by Age

count

Scotia Veterans by Race

Scotia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scotia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.6%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

12.8%

Unemployment Rate

Scotia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Scotia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Scotia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

48.9%

Born in Scotia

69.16%

Native Born

2.79%

Foreign Born

2.79%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

69.16% of Scotia residents were born in the United States, with 48.9% having been born in California. 2.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Scotia Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Scotia Population by Year