Scott County, Kansas Population 2020

Scott County, Kansas's estimated population is 4,943 with a growth rate of -0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Kansas is the 69th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,897-46-0.93%
20174,943-40-0.80%
20164,983310.63%
20154,952-17-0.34%
20144,969601.22%
20134,909531.09%
20124,856-36-0.74%
20114,892-68-1.37%
20104,960-329-6.22%
19905,289-493-8.53%
19805,7821763.14%
19705,6063787.23%
19605,2283076.24%
19504,9211,14830.43%
19403,773-203-5.11%
19303,97685527.40%
19203,121742.43%
19103,0471,949177.50%
19001,098-164-13.00%
18901,2621,2192834.88%
1880430.00%

How Many People Live in Scott County, Kansas?

4,943

Scott County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,67294.40%
Some Other Race1452.93%
Asian701.41%
Two or More Races571.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.10%

Scott County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Scott County, Kansas Median Age

39.4


Total

38.9


Male

40.7


Female

Scott County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,621 adults, (808 of whom are seniors) in Scott County, Kansas.

Scott County, Kansas Age Dependency

75.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,489

50.29%

Male

2,460

49.71%

Scott County, Kansas Households and Families

Scott County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.1%5.9%
Male76.5%23.5%
All74.3%25.7%
Female50.5%49.5%
Non Family40.9%59.1%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0252.474.3
Married1,2203.0694.1
Non Family6631.1340.9
Female912.4450.5
Male513.1276.5

2.96

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade812.54%
9th to 12th Grade42513.31%
High School Graduate92228.88%
Some College73923.14%
Associates Degree2327.27%
Bachelors Degree59618.67%
Graduate Degree1986.20%

Scott County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6842,410763
Hispanic44721515
Other Race9090
Multiple Races4141
Asian161616
Native American55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,036$50,035$22,006
Less Than High School$29,909$33,333$2,500
High School Grad$32,625$50,850$20,543
Some College$41,415$64,432$27,404
Bachelors Degree$48,542$52,169$36,094
Graduate Degree$45,625$54,891$35,357

$38,036

Average Earnings

$50,035

Average Male

$22,006

Average Female

Scott County, Kansas Language

Scott County, Kansas Language by Age

Scott County, Kansas Language

84.01% of Scott County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 15.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.75% of the population.

Scott County, Kansas Poverty

Scott County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,860641.66%
Hispanic881485.45%

2.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.54%

Male Poverty Rate

4.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 5.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kansas is White, with 1.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School4.87%
High School3.23%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed1.68%
Male Employed0.89%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Scott County, Kansas Income

Scott County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,394$76,674
Families$81,574$88,984
Married Families$84,375-
Non Families$38,164$47,503

Scott County, Kansas Marital Status

Scott County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.5%

Male Marriage Rate

64.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Scott County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Scott County, Kansas Veterans

204

Number of Veterans

169

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam93
Korea24
First Gulf War21
Second Gulf War8
World War II

$Scott County, Kansas Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Kansas Employment Status

71.4%

Labor Force Participation

68.3%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Scott County, Kansas 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

65.91%

Born in Kansas

90.77%

Native Born

9.23%

Foreign Born

6.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.77% of Scott County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 65.91% having been born in Kansas. 6.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990