Scottsville, Kentucky Population 2022

4,313
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Scottsville is a city located in Allen County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Allen County. With a 2020 population of 4,313, it is the 100th largest city in Kentucky and the 7223rd largest city in the United States. Scottsville is currently growing at a rate of 0.16% annually and its population has increased by 0.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,299 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Scottsville has a population density of 708 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scottsville is $44,395 with a poverty rate of 28.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $551 per month, and the median house value is $96,900. The median age in Scottsville is 43.9 years, 36.7 years for males, and 48.9 years for females.

Scottsville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Scottsvillewas:

  • White: 94.48%
  • Two or more races: 4.01%
  • Black or African American: 1.51%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Scottsville, Kentucky is 4,313 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,299.

Scottsville, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,24194.48%
Black or African American681.51%
Two or More Races1804.01%
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Scottsville Population by Race

Scottsville Population Pyramid 2022

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Scottsville Median Age

35.9


Total

36


Male

35.9


Female

Scottsville Adults

There are 3,362 adults, (763 of whom are seniors) in Scottsville.

Scottsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Scottsville Sex Ratio

Female

2,430

54.13%

Male

2,059

45.87%

Scottsville Population by Age

Scottsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Scottsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male71.9%28.1%
Married63.8%36.2%
Non Family59.5%40.5%
All56.5%43.5%
Female31.2%68.8%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scottsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7822.4856.5
Married6902.9563.8
Male1673.5471.9
Female3692.9731.2
Non Family5561.2459.5

2.88

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Scottsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2709.45%
9th to 12th Grade1996.97%
High School Graduate1,13339.66%
Some College81028.35%
Associates Degree1274.45%
Bachelors Degree2067.21%
Graduate Degree1123.92%
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Scottsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Scottsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7512,362318
Black6826
Hispanic38

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.56%.

Scottsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,152$34,323$16,930
Less Than 9th Grade$37,566$38,618$
High School Graduate$19,125$42,596$16,812
Some College$25,095$30,766$15,607
Bachelors Degree$50,189$50,515$44,375
Graduate Degree$11,838$$

$23,152

Average Earnings

$34,323

Average Male

$16,930

Average Female

Scottsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Scottsville Language by Age

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Scottsville Language

96.78% of Scottsville residents speak only English, while 3.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.

Scottsville Language

Scottsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,9681,23831.20%
OtherNaN%

28.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.62%

Male Poverty Rate

36.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scottsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scottsville is White, with 31.20% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.90%.

Scottsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.32%
High School31.37%
Some College19.63%
Bachelors or Greater4.09%

Scottsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.99%
Male Unemployed21.99%
Female Employed23.10%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Scottsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Scottsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,441$45,223
Families$34,239$52,884
Married Families$53,731-
Non Families$19,556$24,294
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Income by Household Type

Scottsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Scottsville Married by Age and Sex

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Scottsville 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.

Scottsville Marital Status by Race

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Scottsville Marital Status

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162

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War19
Vietnam70
Korea11
World War II7

Scottsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5429
55 to 649
65 to 7472
75+52

Scottsville Veterans by Age

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Scottsville Veterans by Race

Scottsville Veterans by Education

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6.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scottsville Veterans by Education

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55.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Scottsville Employment by Age

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Scottsville Employment by Race

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Scottsville 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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77.14%

Born in Scottsville

99.15%

Native Born

0.85%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.15% of Scottsville residents were born in the United States, with 77.14% having been born in Kentucky. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Scottsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19603,3240.00%
19703,5842600.76%
19804,2786941.79%
19904,2780.00%
20004,327490.11%
20104,226-101-0.24%
20114,23370.17%
20124,24070.17%
20134,24770.17%
20144,25470.16%
20154,26170.16%
20164,26870.16%
20174,27570.16%
20184,28270.16%
20194,28970.16%
20204,299100.23%
20214,30670.16%
20224,31370.16%

Scottsville Population by Year