Scott is a city located in Lafayette Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 8,647, it is the 43rd largest city in Louisiana and the 3419th largest city in the United States . Scott is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually but its population has increased by 0.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,614 in 2010. Scott reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 12 miles, Scott has a population density of 743 people per square mile.
The average household income in Scott is $69,976 with a poverty rate of 12.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $841 per month, and the median house value is $137,600. The median age in Scott is 37.9 years, 35.5 years for males, and 43.5 years for females.