|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Scott City is 4,359. Scott City, Missouri is the 5,191st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Scott City was in 2000, when its population was 4,590. In 2000, Scott City was the 4,642nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,191st largest city in the US. Scott City is currently 5.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Scott City has shrunk 5.0% since the year 2000. Scott City, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5191||Scott City, Missouri||4,359||-5.0%|
|5194||Pocomoke City, Maryland||4,354||5.9%|
|5196||Dansville, New York||4,349||-9.8%|
The total voting age population of Scott City, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,242. The voting age population is 44.5% male and 55.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Scott City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Scott City are 97.7% White, 2.0% Two or more races and 0.3% Black. Additionally, 3.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Scott City, 30.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 60.9%. On a per-household basis, 17.6% of families are below the poverty line in Scott City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.9% of Scott City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.8% of Scott City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Scott City residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Scott City is 8.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Scott City, 11.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Scott City is $38,462.
In Scott City, 59.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.7% of housing units in Scott City.
Of all the housing units in Scott City, 20.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Scott City, 6.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 130 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Scott City is $751.
In Scott City, 82.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.