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Scotland County, North Carolina (NC)

County population in 2019: 35,838 (52% urban, 48% rural); it was 35,998 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,252
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,426
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,261
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,936 (it was 4,138 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

33%

Land area: 319 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 112 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Scotland County: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (26.6%), Manufacturing (23.0%), Retail trade (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 83%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 3%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Scotland County, NC (2019)
    • 15,32942.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 13,93539.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,18711.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1,1183.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 8582.4%Two or more races
    • 3000.8%Asian alone
    • 310.09%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

39.7 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years
Males: 17,630  (49.2%)
Females: 18,208  (50.8%)
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Average household size:
Scotland County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,105 ($31,010 in 1999)
This county:

$39,105
North Carolina:

$57,341

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $482 (lower quartile is $338, upper quartile is $612)
This county:

$482
State:

$755


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $95,760 (it was $62,900 in 2000)
Scotland:

$95,760
North Carolina:

$193,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,271 - $151,798

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $150,565
Here:

$150,565
State:

$265,100

Townhouses or other attached units: $140,679
Here:

$140,679
State:

$217,635

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $111,982
Here:

$111,982
State:

$181,079

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,888
Here:

$136,888
State:

$231,999

Mobile homes: $57,251
Here:

$57,251
State:

$77,551

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,061
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $380

Institutionalized population: 1,296

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 3
  • Rapes: 11
  • Robberies: 16
  • Assaults: 24
  • Burglaries: 302
  • Thefts: 244
  • Auto thefts: 39

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 3
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 11
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 394
  • Thefts: 228
  • Auto thefts: 21
Scotland County, NC map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 94 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 1998: 108 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 1999: 108 buildings, average cost: $99,100
  • 2000: 88 buildings, average cost: $104,200
  • 2001: 60 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2002: 56 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2003: 61 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2004: 58 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 2005: 62 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 2006: 49 buildings, average cost: $169,600
  • 2007: 42 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2008: 36 buildings, average cost: $134,700
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2010: 38 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $143,900
  • 2014: 32 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2015: 29 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $373,200
  • 2017: 15 buildings, average cost: $119,700
  • 2018: 20 buildings, average cost: $180,700
  • 2019: 24 buildings, average cost: $138,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Scotland, NC residents
Average permit cost in Scotland, NC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,303 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $814 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Scotland, NC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Scotland, NC in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Scotland, NC in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 25.2%
Scotland County:

25.2%
North Carolina:

13.6%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.3% for Black residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.2% for American Indian residents, 28.0% for other race residents, 35.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.7 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 41.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.4 years old, Black residents: 36.4 years old, American Indian residents: 31.4 years old, Asian residents: 35.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.3 years old, Other race residents: 22.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Scotland County is $416 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $527 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $640 a month.

Cities in this county include: Laurinburg, Laurel Hill, Wagram, Gibson, Scotch Meadows, Deercroft, East Laurinburg, Old Hundred.

Scotland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Bernalillo County, New Mexico , Catron County, New Mexico , McKinley County, New Mexico , Chatham County , Jones County , Pike County, Arkansas , Pontotoc County, Oklahoma .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

10.5%
North Carolina:

6.1%

Unemployment by year in Scotland, NC
County total employment by year in Scotland, NC
County average yearly wages by year in Scotland, NC

Current college students: 1,881
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 899 (42.6% naturalized citizens)

Scotland County:

2.5%
Whole state:

8.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1702010 or later
  • 3742000 to 2009
  • 1651990 to 1999
  • 701980 to 1989
  • 571970 to 1979
  • 88Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.1%

Scotland County marital status for males Scotland County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,594
  • One, attached: 122
  • Two: 470
  • 3 or 4: 742
  • 5 to 9: 607
  • 10 to 19: 119
  • 20 to 49: 169
  • 50 or more: 134
  • Mobile homes: 3,582

Housing units in Scotland County with a mortgage: 3,701 (9 second mortgage, 330 home equity loan, 25 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,285

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

63.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Scotland County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,78048
Mainline Protestant5,19023
Black Protestant2,00612
Catholic4421
Other631
None21,676-
Scotland County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Scotland County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Scotland County:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 14
This county:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Scotland County:

13.6%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Scotland County:

33.9%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.3%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Scotland County:

Average size of farms: 367 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $293,099
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $162.62
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.17%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 88.61%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $227,685
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 55.95%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $77,629
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.16%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.03
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.34%
Corn for grain: 1281 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2525 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 14898 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 10961 harvested acres
Vegetables: 137 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 30 acres

Earthquake activity:

Scotland County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 45% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.0 miles away from Scotland County center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 146.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.5 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 184.4 miles away from the county center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 128.0 miles away from Scotland County center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • North Carolina Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4487, Natural disaster type: Other
  • North Carolina Hurricane Florence, Incident Period: September 7, 2018 - September 29, 2018, FEMA Id: 4393, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3380: October 07, 2016, FEMA Id: 3380, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4285: October 10, 2016, FEMA Id: 4285, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3222: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3222, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Tropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 07, 2004 to September 12, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1546: September 10, 2004, FEMA Id: 1546, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • North Carolina Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 24, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1312: January 31, 2000, FEMA Id: 1312, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • North Carolina Hurricane Floyd & Irene, Incident Period: September 15, 1999 to November 02, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1292: September 16, 1999, FEMA Id: 1292, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 15, 1999 to October 04, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3146: September 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 3146, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 05, 1996 to October 21, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1134: September 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1134, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Scotland County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Scotland

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,875 (88.0%)
  • Carpooled: 1,089 (8.8%)
  • Bus: 24 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 51 (0.4%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 140 (1.1%)
  • Worked at home: 153 (1.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (37%)
  • Vietnam (9%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Romania (4%)
  • South Africa (4%)
  • Canada (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Scotland County


  • American (6%)
  • English (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • African (1%)
  • European (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Scotland County, North Carolina in 2000:

  • 381 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 276 people in nursing homes
  • 144 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 64 people in state prisons
  • 44 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 40 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Scotland County, North Carolina in 2010:

  • 955 people in state prisons
  • 407 people in college/university student housing
  • 207 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 130 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,431.

5.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,045 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
North Carolina average:

7.88%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.54% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($19,767 average AGI)
2.06% relocated from other states ($13,278 average AGI)
Scotland County:

2.06%
North Carolina average:

3.75%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Robeson County, NC  0.97% ($27,880 average AGI)
from Marlboro County, SC  0.42% ($28,553)
from Richmond County, NC  0.42% ($28,851)
from Hoke County, NC  0.32% ($31,139)
from Cumberland County, NC  0.25% ($39,250)
from Mecklenburg County, NC  0.23% ($22,385)
from Moore County, NC  0.22% ($33,360)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,352 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
North Carolina average:

7.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.07% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($23,681 average AGI)
1.68% relocated to other states ($12,670 average AGI)
Scotland County:

1.68%
North Carolina average:

3.07%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Robeson County, NC  0.64% ($23,507 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, NC  0.60% ($23,373)
to Richmond County, NC  0.51% ($21,421)
to Marlboro County, SC  0.41% ($31,413)
to Moore County, NC  0.39% ($40,907)
to Hoke County, NC  0.29% ($26,813)
to Wake County, NC  0.25% ($60,679)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.8

Births per 1000 population in Scotland County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Scotland County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 15.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Scotland County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Scotland County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Scotland County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Scotland County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Scotland County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Scotland County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Scotland County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,829 (4,509 aged, 2,320 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,200 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Scotland County, North Carolina in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (561)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (537)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (489)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (253)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (216)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (168)
  • Unspecified dementia (143)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (33)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (31)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (31)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.76
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 18,079
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 439
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 64,932

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,391
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,046
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 22
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 65

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 3

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 122.9. This is more than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 99.1. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,838
  • Male householders: 5,668 (1,729 living alone), Female householders: 7,530 (2,222 living alone)
  • 5,160 spouses (5,141 opposite-sex spouses), 662 unmarried partners, (642 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 10,172 children (9,704 natural, 117 adopted, 341 stepchildren), 1,777 grandchildren, 493 brothers or sisters, 491 parents, 24 foster children, 619 other relatives, 814 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 2,435

Size of family households: 4,121 2-persons, 1,894 3-persons, 1,452 4-persons, 759 5-persons, 222 6-persons, 201 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,987 1-person, 436 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 9 4-persons, 18 5-persons, 24 6-persons.

2,735 married couples with children.
3,671 single-parent households (520 men, 3,151 women).

95.7% of residents of Scotland speak English at home.
2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 34% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (42% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 31% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $224,287,000 ($6,191 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,450,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $91,421,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $40,467,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,354,000
Federal grants: $82,354,000
Federal procurement contracts: $897,000 ($-19,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,795,000 ($2,330,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $697,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,745,000
Federal Government insurance: $9,937,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,650
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,911
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +153
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +326
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Scotland County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.48 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • Year house built in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • 4082014 or later
  • 1962010 to 2013
  • 1,1422000 to 2009
  • 2,5531990 to 1999
  • 2,6871980 to 1989
  • 3,0191970 to 1979
  • 2,1541960 to 1969
  • 1,4511950 to 1959
  • 9111940 to 1949
  • 9771939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Scotland County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • 221 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 973 rooms
  • 6794 rooms
  • 1,9985 rooms
  • 2,1096 rooms
  • 1,3977 rooms
  • 8938 rooms
  • 7479+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • 8171 room
  • 682 rooms
  • 3873 rooms
  • 1,2364 rooms
  • 1,6795 rooms
  • 6126 rooms
  • 2207 rooms
  • 798 rooms
  • 729+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Scotland County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • 20no bedroom
  • 641 bedroom
  • 1,0172 bedrooms
  • 5,0173 bedrooms
  • 1,5664 bedrooms
  • 2755+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scotland County, North Carolina
  • 813no bedroom
  • 4671 bedroom
  • 1,7542 bedrooms
  • 1,9193 bedrooms
  • 1934 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Scotland County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Scotland County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Scotland County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 243no vehicle
  • 2,2841 vehicle
  • 2,7982 vehicles
  • 1,6053 vehicles
  • 7264 vehicles
  • 3325+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Scotland County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Scotland County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,222no vehicle
  • 2,3471 vehicle
  • 1,3482 vehicles
  • 2283 vehicles
  • 504 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.1% of Scotland County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in North Carolina.

Scotland County:

86.1%
State average:

84.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 26,288
  • Other state: 8,295
  • Northeast: 2,086
  • Midwest: 939
  • South: 4,823
  • West: 401
Year householders moved into unit in Scotland County, NC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Scotland County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 70.9%Electricity
  • 13.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.3%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 78.8%Electricity
  • 11.4%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 101
Here:

2.6%
North Carolina:

11.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 48
Here:

3.0%
North Carolina:

9.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 297
Here:

19.6%
North Carolina:

19.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Scotland County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,071,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,243,000
    Hospital Public: $1,567,000
    Other: $339,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $192,000
    Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $4,000
  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $1,914,000
    Local Fire Protection: $550,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $522,000
    General - Other: $200,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $66,154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,614,000
    Health - Other: $4,715,000
    Police Protection: $4,433,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,468,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,803,000
    Liquor Stores: $1,531,000
    General - Other: $1,403,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,180,000
    Water Utilities: $968,000
    Financial Administration: $729,000
    Parks and Recreation: $721,000
    Central Staff Services: $533,000
    Libraries: $453,000
    Transit Utilities: $341,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $323,000
    Local Fire Protection: $300,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $74,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $641,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $438,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $658,000
    Other - Health - Other: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $214,000
    General Local Government Support: $79,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,432,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,880,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,863,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,311,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,875,000
    Interest Earnings: $359,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $276,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $74,000
    Rents: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $885,000
    Local Fire Protection: $347,000
    Police Protection: $303,000
    Solid Waste Management: $241,000
    Health - Other: $204,000
    Transit Utilities: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General Public Building: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Central Staff Services: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,938,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $1,665,000
    Water Utilities: $1,510,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $52,456,000
    Public Welfare: $7,574,000
    Housing and Community Development: $341,000
    Other: $318,000
    General Local Government Support: $55,000
  • Tax - Property: $23,167,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,370,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $119,000
    Other License: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,568,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $57,000

Scotland County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,071,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,243,000
    Hospital Public: $1,567,000
    Other: $339,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $192,000
    Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $4,000
  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $1,914,000
    Local Fire Protection: $550,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $522,000
    General - Other: $200,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $66,154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,614,000
    Health - Other: $4,715,000
    Police Protection: $4,433,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,468,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,803,000
    Liquor Stores: $1,531,000
    General - Other: $1,403,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,180,000
    Water Utilities: $968,000
    Financial Administration: $729,000
    Parks and Recreation: $721,000
    Central Staff Services: $533,000
    Libraries: $453,000
    Transit Utilities: $341,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $323,000
    Local Fire Protection: $300,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $74,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $641,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $438,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $658,000
    Other - Health - Other: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $214,000
    General Local Government Support: $79,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,432,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,880,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,863,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,311,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,875,000
    Interest Earnings: $359,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $276,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $74,000
    Rents: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $885,000
    Local Fire Protection: $347,000
    Police Protection: $303,000
    Solid Waste Management: $241,000
    Health - Other: $204,000
    Transit Utilities: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General Public Building: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Central Staff Services: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,938,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $1,665,000
    Water Utilities: $1,510,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $52,456,000
    Public Welfare: $7,574,000
    Housing and Community Development: $341,000
    Other: $318,000
    General Local Government Support: $55,000
  • Tax - Property: $23,167,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,370,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $119,000
    Other License: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,568,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $57,000

Scotland County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,071,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,243,000
    Hospital Public: $1,567,000
    Other: $339,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $192,000
    Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $4,000
  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $1,914,000
    Local Fire Protection: $550,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $522,000
    General - Other: $200,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $66,154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,614,000
    Health - Other: $4,715,000
    Police Protection: $4,433,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,468,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,803,000
    Liquor Stores: $1,531,000
    General - Other: $1,403,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,180,000
    Water Utilities: $968,000
    Financial Administration: $729,000
    Parks and Recreation: $721,000
    Central Staff Services: $533,000
    Libraries: $453,000
    Transit Utilities: $341,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $323,000
    Local Fire Protection: $300,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $74,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $641,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $438,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $658,000
    Other - Health - Other: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $214,000
    General Local Government Support: $79,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,432,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,880,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,863,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,311,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,875,000
    Interest Earnings: $359,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $276,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $74,000
    Rents: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $885,000
    Local Fire Protection: $347,000
    Police Protection: $303,000
    Solid Waste Management: $241,000
    Health - Other: $204,000
    Transit Utilities: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General Public Building: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Central Staff Services: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,938,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $1,665,000
    Water Utilities: $1,510,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $52,456,000
    Public Welfare: $7,574,000
    Housing and Community Development: $341,000
    Other: $318,000
    General Local Government Support: $55,000
  • Tax - Property: $23,167,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,370,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $119,000
    Other License: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,568,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $57,000

Scotland County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,071,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,243,000
    Hospital Public: $1,567,000
    Other: $339,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $192,000
    Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $4,000
  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $1,914,000
    Local Fire Protection: $550,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $522,000
    General - Other: $200,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $66,154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,614,000
    Health - Other: $4,715,000
    Police Protection: $4,433,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,468,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,803,000
    Liquor Stores: $1,531,000
    General - Other: $1,403,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,180,000
    Water Utilities: $968,000
    Financial Administration: $729,000
    Parks and Recreation: $721,000
    Central Staff Services: $533,000
    Libraries: $453,000
    Transit Utilities: $341,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $323,000
    Local Fire Protection: $300,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $74,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $641,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $438,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $658,000
    Other - Health - Other: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $214,000
    General Local Government Support: $79,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,432,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,880,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,863,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,311,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,875,000
    Interest Earnings: $359,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $276,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $74,000
    Rents: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $885,000
    Local Fire Protection: $347,000
    Police Protection: $303,000
    Solid Waste Management: $241,000
    Health - Other: $204,000
    Transit Utilities: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General Public Building: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Central Staff Services: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,938,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $1,665,000
    Water Utilities: $1,510,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $52,456,000
    Public Welfare: $7,574,000
    Housing and Community Development: $341,000
    Other: $318,000
    General Local Government Support: $55,000
  • Tax - Property: $23,167,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,370,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $119,000
    Other License: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,568,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $57,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,945
  • Number of aged recipients: 171
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,774
  • Number of recipients under 18: 416
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,121
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 408
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 767
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 851
Most common first names in Scotland County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James36568.4 years
Mary29477.0 years
John26871.0 years
William18471.2 years
Willie15971.0 years
Annie14974.8 years
Robert11864.7 years
Margaret8276.2 years
Charles7565.2 years
Henry7369.2 years
Most common last names in Scotland County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith21071.7 years
Gibson12476.2 years
Locklear12268.8 years
Williams10769.8 years
Jones10773.9 years
Brown9869.9 years
Mclean9468.2 years
Johnson8769.9 years
Mcneill8671.2 years
Campbell7269.6 years
Businesses in Scotland County, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1Lowe's1
Bath & Body Works1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Burger King1McDonald's1
Comfort Inn1Nike4
Curves1Papa John's Pizza1
Domino's Pizza1Pizza Hut1
Dunkin Donuts2RadioShack1
GNC1Rite Aid1
GameStop1Subway3
H&R Block1T-Mobile2
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
Hilton1U-Haul4
Holiday Inn2UPS3
Jones New York1Waffle House1
KFC1Walmart1
Kincaid1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1

Scotland County on our top lists:

  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"