Scotland County, Missouri Population 2021

Scotland County, Missouri's estimated population is 4,830 with a growth rate of -0.74% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scotland County, Missouri is the 110th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 4,840 and has seen a growth of -0.21% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,830-36-0.74%
20204,866-36-0.73%
20194,902-36-0.73%
20184,938-10-0.20%
20174,948460.94%
20164,902811.68%
20154,821-19-0.39%
20144,840-53-1.08%
20134,893280.58%
20124,865300.62%
20114,835-5-0.10%
20104,840180.37%
19904,822-593-10.95%
19805,415-84-1.53%
19705,499-985-15.19%
19606,484-848-11.57%
19507,332-1,225-14.32%
19408,557-296-3.34%
19308,853-1,847-17.26%
192010,700-1,169-9.85%
191011,869-1,363-10.30%
190013,2325584.40%
189012,6741661.33%
188012,5081,83817.23%
187010,6701,79720.25%
18608,8735,091134.61%
18503,7820.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.74% (-36)
County Website
Founded
January 29, 1841
County Seat
2010 Population
4,840
Growth Since 2010
-0.21% (-10)
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Scotland County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,86699.27%
Two or More Races310.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.10%
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Scotland County, Missouri Population by Race

Scotland County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Scotland County, Missouri Median Age

37.3


Total

34.7


Male

39.5


Female

Scotland County, Missouri Adults

There are 3,488 adults, (898 of whom are seniors) in Scotland County, Missouri.

Scotland County, Missouri Age Dependency

89.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Scotland County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

2,476

50.51%

Male

2,426

49.49%

Scotland County, Missouri Population by Age

Scotland County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Scotland County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female46.7%53.3%
Non Family68.8%31.2%
Male71.4%28.6%
All77.5%22.5%
Married87.3%12.7%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scotland County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7682.7277.5
Married9673.5787.3
Non Family5811.2268.8
Female1223.3346.7
Male982.5771.4

3.39

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Scotland County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade45814.85%
9th to 12th Grade1615.22%
High School Graduate1,28041.50%
Some College52617.06%
Associates Degree2207.13%
Bachelors Degree3079.95%
Graduate Degree1324.28%
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Scotland County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Scotland County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0642,445433
2+ Races15156
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 2+ races people with a rate of 40.00%.

Scotland County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,781$41,080$24,957
Less Than 9th Grade$31,538$39,205$11,250
High School Graduate$33,000$40,875$21,733
Some College$31,678$39,764$25,259
Bachelors Degree$44,250$$34,773
Graduate Degree$46,833$$50,208

$33,781

Average Earnings

$41,080

Average Male

$24,957

Average Female

Scotland County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Scotland County, Missouri Language by Age

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Scotland County, Missouri Language

90.72% of Scotland County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 9.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.90% of the population.

Scotland County, Missouri Language

Scotland County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,77262113.01%
Multiple241875.00%

13.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.41%

Male Poverty Rate

15.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scotland County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scotland County, Missouri is Multiple, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scotland County, Missouri is White, with 13.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.00%.

Scotland County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.64%
High School12.03%
Bachelors or Greater11.19%
Some College8.94%

Scotland County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.95%
Male Employed5.80%
Female Employed4.08%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Scotland County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Scotland County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,085$73,096
Families$62,457$90,659
Married Families$72,535-
Non Families$19,453$34,488
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Income by Household Type

Scotland County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Scotland County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Scotland County, Missouri 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 20-34.

Scotland County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Scotland County, Missouri Marital Status

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236

Number of Veterans

230

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
Korea60
World War II11
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War6

Scotland County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+117
65 to 7462
35 to 5431
55 to 6426
18 to 34

Scotland County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2336.74%
2+ Races312.00%

Scotland County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Scotland County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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4.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scotland County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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57.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Scotland County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Scotland County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Scotland County, Missouri 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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65.71%

Born in Scotland County, Missouri

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.67% of Scotland County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 65.71% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Scotland County, Missouri Place of Birth

  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

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