|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Scotia is 166. Scotia, South Carolina is the 17,043rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Scotia was in 2000, when its population was 227. In 2000, Scotia was the 16,525th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,043rd largest city in the US. Scotia is currently 26.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Scotia has shrunk 26.8% since the year 2000. Scotia, South Carolina's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|17039||Little Sioux, Iowa||166||-23.5%|
|17042||San Ysidro, New Mexico||166||-29.6%|
|17043||Scotia, South Carolina||166||-26.8%|
|17046||St. Lucas, Iowa||166||-6.7%|
The total voting age population of Scotia, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 214. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Scotia are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Scotia are 79.5% Black and 20.5% White.
In Scotia, 35.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 74.2%. On a per-household basis, 24.1% of families are below the poverty line in Scotia.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.1% of Scotia residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.3% of Scotia residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.8% have a bachelor's degree and 7.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Scotia residents aged 5 and older, 5.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Scotia is 8.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Scotia, 22.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Scotia is $27,375.
In Scotia, 90.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 9.2% of housing units in Scotia.
In Scotia, 1.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Scotia is $-1,333,333,334.
In Scotia, 62.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.