Scottdale, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,049

Scottdale is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,049, it is the 245th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5363rd largest city in the United States. Scottdale is currently declining at a rate of -0.88% annually and its population has decreased by -7.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,384 in 2010. Scottdale reached it's highest population of 6,714 in 1930. Spanning over 1 miles, Scottdale has a population density of 3,497 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scottdale is $53,944 with a poverty rate of 14.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $514 per month, and the median house value is $106,900. The median age in Scottdale is 45.5 years, 41 years for males, and 49.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.7 males.

Scottdale Demographics

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

  • White: 95.37%
  • Black or African American: 3.29%
  • Two or more races: 1.31%
  • Asian: 0.02%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Scottdale, Pennsylvania is 4,049, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,121.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,384.

Scottdale, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,99795.37%
Black or African American1383.29%
Two or More Races551.31%
Asian10.02%

Scottdale Population Pyramid 2020

Scottdale Median Age

45.5


Total

41


Male

49.8


Female

Scottdale Adults

There are 3,396 adults, (971 of whom are seniors) in Scottdale.

Scottdale Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Scottdale Sex Ratio

Female

2,164

51.63%

Male

2,027

48.37%

Scottdale Households and Families

Scottdale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scottdale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96%4%
All72.3%27.7%
Male64.1%35.9%
Female63.9%36.1%
Non Family48.6%51.4%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9142.1972.3
Married8652.8396
Non Family7691.1448.6
Female2163.1363.9
Male642.7564.1

2.81

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scottdale Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade381.24%
9th to 12th Grade1424.62%
High School Graduate1,27741.57%
Some College49716.18%
Associates Degree40613.22%
Bachelors Degree46815.23%
Graduate Degree2447.94%

Scottdale Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9582,778705
Black1091097
Hispanic55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,420$46,833$22,679
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,066$37,989$17,139
Some College$30,833$50,395$21,014
Bachelors Degree$41,053$56,875$29,861
Graduate Degree$53,382$54,338$40,500

$35,420

Average Earnings

$46,833

Average Male

$22,679

Average Female

Scottdale Language

Scottdale Language by Age

Scottdale Language

98.56% of Scottdale residents speak only English, while 1.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.80% of the population.

Scottdale Poverty

Scottdale Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,99257214.33%
Multiple551730.91%
Asian11100.00%

14.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.67%

Male Poverty Rate

14.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scottdale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scottdale is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scottdale is White, with 14.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.22%
Some College12.85%
High School11.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.29%
Female Employed12.82%
Male Employed4.56%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Scottdale Income

Scottdale Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,195$53,944
Families$61,518$65,983
Married Families$70,150-
Non Families$18,887$33,148

Scottdale Marital Status

Scottdale Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Scottdale Married by Age and Sex

Scottdale 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 35-44.

Scottdale Marital Status by Race

Scottdale Veterans

402

Number of Veterans

353

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam211
First Gulf War33
Korea28
Second Gulf War18
World War II5
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64113
65 to 74103
75+94
35 to 5474
18 to 3418

$Scottdale Veterans by Education

8.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scottdale Employment Status

59.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Scottdale 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

90.48%

Born in Pennsylvania

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.74% of Scottdale residents were born in the United States, with 90.48% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.10% 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
20204,049-36-0.88%
20194,085-36-0.87%
20184,121-30-0.72%
20174,151-36-0.86%
20164,187-34-0.81%
20154,221-33-0.78%
20144,254-29-0.68%
20134,283-18-0.42%
20124,301-26-0.60%
20114,327-28-0.64%
20104,355-417-0.91%
20004,772-412-0.82%
19905,184-649-1.17%
19805,833150.03%
19705,818-426-0.70%
19606,244-5-0.01%
19506,249-244-0.38%
19406,493-221-0.33%
19306,7149461.53%
19205,7683120.56%
19105,4561,1952.50%
19004,2611,5684.70%
18902,6930.00%