Scott County, Indiana Population 2020

Scott County, Indiana's estimated population is 23,853 with a growth rate of 0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Indiana is the 64th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201823,878250.10%
201723,8531540.65%
201623,699420.18%
201523,657280.12%
201423,629-118-0.50%
201323,747320.13%
201223,715-182-0.76%
201123,897-267-1.10%
201024,1643,17315.12%
199020,9915692.79%
198020,4223,27819.12%
197017,1442,50117.08%
196014,6433,12427.12%
195011,5192,54128.30%
19408,9782,31434.72%
19306,664-760-10.24%
19207,424-899-10.80%
19108,323160.19%
19008,3074746.05%
18907,833-510-6.11%
18808,3434705.97%
18707,8735707.81%
18607,3031,41824.10%
18505,8851,64338.73%
18404,2421,15037.19%
18303,09275832.48%
18202,3340.00%

How Many People Live in Scott County, Indiana?

23,853

Scott County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,14997.50%
Two or More Races2671.12%
Asian1290.54%
Some Other Race720.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native660.28%
Black or African American600.25%

Scott County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Scott County, Indiana Median Age

40.7


Total

39.4


Male

41.6


Female

Scott County, Indiana Adults

There are 18,279 adults, (3,854 of whom are seniors) in Scott County, Indiana.

Scott County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

12,073

50.85%

Male

11,670

49.15%

Scott County, Indiana Households and Families

Scott County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
Male60.8%39.2%
Female47.8%52.2%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0042.5972.7
Married4,9073.1780.6
Non Family2,5931.2269.8
Female9783.1347.8
Male5263.0460.8

3.06

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0876.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,5409.42%
High School Graduate7,22644.18%
Some College3,20019.57%
Associates Degree1,3478.24%
Bachelors Degree1,1166.82%
Graduate Degree8385.12%

Scott County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,84213,4091,944
Hispanic227162
Asian12968
Native American6634
Multiple Races552610
Black3528
Other Race4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 18.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,481$42,993$27,551
Less Than High School$19,958$20,938$18,594
High School Grad$31,949$39,947$21,868
Some College$31,965$52,581$24,989
Bachelors Degree$50,564$61,250$44,556
Graduate Degree$67,417$84,028$65,438

$34,481

Average Earnings

$42,993

Average Male

$27,551

Average Female

Scott County, Indiana Language

Scott County, Indiana Language by Age

Scott County, Indiana Language

96.67% of Scott County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Scott County, Indiana Poverty

Scott County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,2623,25114.60%
Hispanic52123444.91%
Multiple26713550.56%
Other725779.17%
Black432455.81%

15.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.57%

Male Poverty Rate

16.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Indiana is Other, with 79.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Indiana is White, with 14.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.72%
High School14.80%
Some College6.96%
Bachelors or Greater4.26%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.16%
Female Unemployed14.95%
Female Employed7.30%
Male Employed5.85%

Scott County, Indiana Income

Scott County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,123$57,744
Families$57,302$64,992
Married Families$64,313-
Non Families$24,341$36,953

Scott County, Indiana Marital Status

Scott County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Scott County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Scott County, Indiana Veterans

1,532

Number of Veterans

1,373

Male Veterans

159

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam543
First Gulf War329
Second Gulf War260
Korea121
World War II85

$Scott County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Indiana Employment Status

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Scott County, Indiana 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

71.18%

Born in Indiana

98.69%

Native Born

1.31%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.69% of Scott County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 71.18% having been born in Indiana. 0.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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