Scotia, South Carolina Population 2020

193

Scotia is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 193, it is the 235th largest city in South Carolina and the 16820th largest city in the United States. Scotia is currently declining at a rate of -2.03% annually and its population has decreased by -10.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 215 in 2010. Scotia reached it's highest population of 215 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Scotia has a population density of 61 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scotia is $33,278 with a poverty rate of 29.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $72,500. The median age in Scotia is 44.5 years, 30.5 years for males, and 55.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.0 males.

Scotia Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 72.62%
  • White: 27.38%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Scotia, South Carolina is 193, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 201.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 215.

Scotia, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American18372.62%
White6927.38%

Scotia Population Pyramid 2020

Scotia Median Age

44.5


Total

30.5


Male

55.5


Female

Scotia Adults

There are 186 adults, (35 of whom are seniors) in Scotia.

Scotia Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Scotia Sex Ratio

Female

120

47.62%

Male

132

52.38%

Scotia Households and Families

Scotia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scotia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All90.2%9.8%
Non Family73.7%26.3%

90.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1022.4790.2
Married502.78100
Non Family38073.7
Female87.38100
Male62.67100

3.34

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scotia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade85.10%
9th to 12th Grade138.28%
High School Graduate8352.87%
Some College3924.84%
Associates Degree127.64%
Bachelors Degree21.27%
Graduate Degree0.00%

Scotia Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 2.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,250$29,000$
Less Than High School$31,250$31,250$
High School Grad$29,063$27,813$58,000
Some College$21,875$$19,545
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,250

Average Earnings

$29,000

Average Male

$

Average Female

Scotia Language

Scotia Language by Age

Scotia Language

96.94% of Scotia residents speak only English, while 3.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.06% of the population.

Scotia Poverty

Scotia Poverty by Race

29.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.27%

Male Poverty Rate

31.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scotia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scotia is Black, with 37.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scotia is White, with 8.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.86%
Some College17.65%
High School14.46%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed26.92%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Scotia Income

Scotia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,737$33,278
Families-$42,853
Married Families--
Non Families$13,750$17,153

Scotia Marital Status

Scotia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Scotia Married by Age and Sex

Scotia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Scotia Marital Status by Race

Scotia Veterans

5

Number of Veterans

5

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Scotia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scotia Employment Status

40.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.1%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Scotia 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

68.25%

Born in South Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Scotia residents were born in the United States, with 68.25% having been born in South Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020193-4-2.03%
2019197-4-1.99%
20182010.00%
2017201-4-1.95%
2016205-1-0.49%
2015206-1-0.48%
20142070.00%
2013207-4-1.90%
2012211-1-0.47%
2011212-3-1.40%
20102150.00%