Scott City, Missouri Population 2022

4,357
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Scott City is a city located in Scott County Missouri. Scott City has a 2020 population of 4,357. Scott City is currently declining at a rate of -0.84% annually and its population has decreased by -4.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,564 in 2010.

The average household income in Scott City is $53,826 with a poverty rate of 30.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $751 per month, and the median house value is $93,300. The median age in Scott City is 35.9 years, 37.2 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.

Scott City Demographics

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

  • White: 97.67%
  • Two or more races: 2.05%
  • Black or African American: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Scott City, Missouri is 4,357 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,357.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,564.

Scott City, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,39397.67%
Two or More Races922.05%
Black or African American130.29%
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Scott City Population by Race

Scott City Population Pyramid $2022

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Scott City Median Age

35.9


Total

37.2


Male

35.7


Female

Scott City Adults

There are 3,242 adults, (673 of whom are seniors) in Scott City.

Scott City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott City Sex Ratio

Female

2,423

53.87%

Male

2,075

46.13%

Scott City Population by Age

Scott City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Scott City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male27.6%72.4%
Female47.9%52.1%
Non Family51.9%48.1%
All59.3%40.7%
Married78.1%21.9%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scott City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6742.6759.3
Married6722.7278.1
Non Family5241.2651.9
Female3153.3447.9
Male1635.7727.6

2.91

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Scott City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1555.30%
9th to 12th Grade2899.89%
High School Graduate1,24342.52%
Some College81427.85%
Associates Degree1143.90%
Bachelors Degree2348.01%
Graduate Degree742.53%
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Scott City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Scott City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,8812,440308
Hispanic2323
Black1310
2+ Races66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.69%.

Scott City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,618$32,422$23,056
Less Than 9th Grade$26,250$$17,772
High School Graduate$30,410$37,589$21,136
Some College$27,965$27,979$27,917
Bachelors Degree$34,671$42,885$24,764
Graduate Degree$47,188$$47,083

$29,618

Average Earnings

$32,422

Average Male

$23,056

Average Female

Scott City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Scott City Language by Age

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Scott City Language

99.46% of Scott City residents speak only English, while 0.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.54% of the population.

Scott City Language

Scott City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,1541,16127.95%
Hispanic16614386.14%
Multiple292379.31%
Black13538.46%
OtherNaN%

30.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.18%

Male Poverty Rate

31.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott City is Hispanic, with 86.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.45%.

Scott City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.93%
High School21.16%
Some College18.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.60%

Scott City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed79.83%
Male Employed8.97%
Female Employed8.39%

Scott City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Scott City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,462$53,826
Families$47,071$56,627
Married Families$65,449-
Non Families$16,818$41,773
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Income by Household Type

Scott City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott City Married by Age and Sex

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Scott City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Scott City Marital Status by Race

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Scott City Marital Status

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273

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam127
First Gulf War57
Second Gulf War48
World War II15
Korea8

Scott City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7484
35 to 5468
55 to 6461
75+44
18 to 3416

Scott City Veterans by Age

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Scott City Veterans by Race

Scott City Veterans by Education

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6.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott City Veterans by Education

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57.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Scott City Employment by Age

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Scott City Employment by Race

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Scott City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.23%

Born in Scott City

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Scott City residents were born in the United States, with 71.23% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Scott City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20224,357-37-0.84%
20214,394-37-0.84%
20204,431-37-0.83%
20194,468-37-0.82%
20184,50570.16%
20174,49830.07%
20164,495-29-0.64%
20154,524280.62%
20144,496-45-0.99%
20134,541-8-0.18%
20124,549-9-0.20%
20114,558-6-0.13%
20104,564-27-0.06%
20004,5912990.68%
19904,2921,0302.78%
19803,2620.00%

Scott City Population by Year