Scottsburg, Virginia Population 2021

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Scottsburg is a city located in Halifax County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 126, it is the 223rd largest city in Virginia and the 17870th largest city in the United States . Scottsburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually but its population has increased by 5.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 119 in 2010. Scottsburg reached it's highest population of 137 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Scottsburg has a population density of 170 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scottsburg is $54,403 with a poverty rate of 26.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $776 per month, and the median house value is $75,800. The median age in Scottsburg is 28.9 years, 26.6 years for males, and 34.1 years for females.

Scottsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 93.05%
  • Black or African American: 6.95%
  • 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 Scottsburg, Virginia is 126 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 129.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 119.

Scottsburg, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17493.05%
Black or African American136.95%
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Scottsburg Population by Race

Scottsburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Scottsburg Median Age

28.9


Total

26.6


Male

34.1


Female

Scottsburg Adults

There are 127 adults, (12 of whom are seniors) in Scottsburg.

Scottsburg Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

10.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Scottsburg Sex Ratio

Female

106

56.68%

Male

81

43.32%

Scottsburg Population by Age

Scottsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Scottsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family52.2%47.8%
Married51.3%48.7%
All44.9%55.1%
Male20%80%
Female18.2%81.8%

44.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scottsburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All782.444.9
Married392.9251.3
Non Family231.0452.2
Female112.0918.2
Male55.220

2.87

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Scottsburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1512.50%
High School Graduate2722.50%
Some College4739.17%
Associates Degree1915.83%
Bachelors Degree86.67%
Graduate Degree43.33%
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Scottsburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Scottsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 91.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 33.33%.

Scottsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,338$50,486$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,250$$28,750
Some College$29,712$51,319$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,338

Average Earnings

$50,486

Average Male

$

Average Female

Scottsburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Scottsburg Language by Age

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Scottsburg Language

99.43% of Scottsburg residents speak only English, while 0.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.57% of the population.

Scottsburg Language

Scottsburg Poverty by Race

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26.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.46%

Male Poverty Rate

28.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scottsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scottsburg is White, with 28.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scottsburg is White, with 28.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 17.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.03%.

Scottsburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade60.00%
High School33.33%
Some College13.64%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Scottsburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Male Employed20.45%
Female Employed20.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Scottsburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Scottsburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$54,403
Families$76,875$64,751
Married Families$80,903-
Non Families$23,250$29,478
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Income by Household Type

Scottsburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Scottsburg Married by Age and Sex

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Scottsburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Scottsburg Marital Status by Race

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Scottsburg Marital Status

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8

Number of Veterans

8

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Scottsburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 646
65 to 741
35 to 541
75+
18 to 34

Scottsburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White65.22%
Black216.67%

Scottsburg Veterans by Race

Scottsburg Veterans by Education

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62.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scottsburg Veterans by Education

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78%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Scottsburg Employment by Age

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Scottsburg Employment by Race

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Scottsburg 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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78.61%

Born in Scottsburg

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Scottsburg residents were born in the United States, with 78.61% having been born in Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Scottsburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021126-1-0.79%
2020127-1-0.78%
2019128-1-0.78%
2018129-2-1.53%
2017131-1-0.76%
2016132-1-0.75%
201513310.76%
2014132-1-0.75%
2013133-3-2.21%
20121360.00%
2011136-1-0.73%
20101370.00%

Scottsburg Population by Year