Scott City, Kansas Population 2020

3,755

Scott City is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 3,755, it is the 75th largest city in Kansas and the 5581st largest city in the United States. Scott City is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -1.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,816 in 2010. Scott City reached it's highest population of 4,154 in 1980. Spanning over 3 miles, Scott City has a population density of 1,413 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scott City is $71,126 with a poverty rate of 2.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $795 per month, and the median house value is $128,700. The median age in Scott City is 37.9 years, 35.2 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.6 males.

Scott City Demographics

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

  • White: 94.11%
  • Other race: 3.67%
  • Two or more races: 1.44%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Scott City, Kansas is 3,755, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,803.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,816.

Scott City, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,72194.11%
Some Other Race1453.67%
Two or More Races571.44%
Asian260.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.13%

Scott City Population Pyramid 2020

Scott City Median Age

37.9


Total

35.2


Male

38.5


Female

Scott City Adults

There are 2,860 adults, (649 of whom are seniors) in Scott City.

Scott City Age Dependency

78.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott City Sex Ratio

Female

2,074

52.45%

Male

1,880

47.55%

Scott City Households and Families

Scott City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.8%6.2%
Male76.5%23.5%
All72.5%27.5%
Female44.4%55.6%
Non Family43.1%56.9%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6012.4272.5
Married8933.1993.8
Non Family5761.1543.1
Female812.4444.4
Male513.1276.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade431.70%
9th to 12th Grade34313.55%
High School Graduate82832.71%
Some College58723.19%
Associates Degree2138.42%
Bachelors Degree37414.78%
Graduate Degree1435.65%

Scott City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0221,868486
Hispanic44721515
Other Race9090
Multiple Races4141
Asian161616
Native American55

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$36,375$52,255$21,276
Less Than High School$28,636$31,337$2,500
High School Grad$35,972$53,182$17,316
Some College$41,250$75,194$27,688
Bachelors Degree$51,176$52,463$27,232
Graduate Degree$52,989$54,293$45,625

$36,375

Average Earnings

$52,255

Average Male

$21,276

Average Female

Scott City Language

Scott City Language by Age

Scott City Language

80.69% of Scott City residents speak only English, while 19.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.27% of the population.

Scott City Poverty

Scott City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,933642.18%
Hispanic857242.80%

2.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.71%

Male Poverty Rate

3.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott City is Hispanic, with 2.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott City is White, with 2.18% 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 6.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School6.43%
High School3.62%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Employed1.19%
Female Employed1.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Scott City Income

Scott City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,698$71,126
Families$81,219$84,996
Married Families$83,344-
Non Families$36,786$41,974

Scott City Marital Status

Scott City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott City Married by Age and Sex

Scott City 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 City Marital Status by Race

Scott City Veterans

157

Number of Veterans

147

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam93
Korea24
First Gulf War21
Second Gulf War8
World War II

$Scott City Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott City Employment Status

70.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Scott City 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

65.43%

Born in Kansas

90.47%

Native Born

9.53%

Foreign Born

8.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.47% of Scott City residents were born in the United States, with 65.43% having been born in Kansas. 8.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,755-24-0.64%
20193,779-24-0.63%
20183,803-34-0.89%
20173,837-24-0.62%
20163,861240.63%
20153,837-12-0.31%
20143,849481.26%
20133,801421.12%
20123,759-24-0.63%
20113,783-52-1.36%
20103,835-20-0.05%
20003,855700.18%
19903,785-369-0.93%
19804,1541530.38%
19704,0014461.19%
19603,5553511.04%
19503,2040.00%