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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Scottsbluff is 14,282. Scottsbluff, Nebraska is the 2,429th largest city in the US.
Scottsbluff is located entirely in Scotts Bluff County.
The peak population of Scottsbluff was in 2010, when its population was 15,039. In 2010, Scottsbluff was the 2,184th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,429th largest city in the US. Scottsbluff is currently 5.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Scottsbluff has shrunk 4.0% since the year 2000. Scottsbluff, Nebraska's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Scottsbluff has a population density of 2,419.8 people per square mile. Scottsbluff has the 10th highest population density in Nebraska.
|2483||South Sioux City||13,814||15.3%|
|2434||East Wenatchee, Washington||14,236||21.6%|
|2435||Huron, South Dakota||14,231||19.9%|
The total voting age population of Scottsbluff, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,425. The voting age population is 45.7% male and 54.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Scottsbluff are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Scottsbluff are 88.2% White, 3.8% Other, 3.3% Two or more races, 2.7% American Indian, 1.1% Black and 0.8% Asian. Additionally, 30.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Scottsbluff, 18.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 21.8%. On a per-household basis, 14.4% of families are below the poverty line in Scottsbluff.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.1% of Scottsbluff residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.9% of Scottsbluff residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.7% have a bachelor's degree and 8.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Scottsbluff residents aged 5 and older, 15.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Scottsbluff is 6.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Scottsbluff, 14.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Scottsbluff is $44,354.
In Scottsbluff, 53.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.5% of housing units in Scottsbluff.
Of all the housing units in Scottsbluff, 19.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Scottsbluff, 5.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 340 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Scottsbluff is $778.
In Scottsbluff, 76.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.