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Scott County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2016: 4,973 (74% urban, 26% rural); it was 5,120 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 779
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 653
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,522
Renter-occupied apartments: 551 (it was 523 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%

Land area: 718 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 7 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Scott County: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (38.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (33.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 41%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Scott County, Kansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (82.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (15.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.8%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:

41.8 years
Kansas median age:

36.5 years
Males: 2,396  (48.2%)
Females: 2,577  (51.8%)

Scott County,KS real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Scott County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2016: $63,461 ($40,534 in 1999)
This county:

$63,461
Kansas:

$54,935

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $594 (lower quartile is $424, upper quartile is $891)
This county:

$594
State:

$616


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $142,972 (it was $69,300 in 2000)
Scott:

$142,972
Kansas:

$144,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,419 - $223,008

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $180,635
Here:

$180,635
State:

$190,494

Mobile homes: $40,049
Here:

$40,049
State:

$47,703

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,336
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $495

Institutionalized population: 105

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 13
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 10
  • Thefts: 20
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $76,000
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $148,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $270,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $184,300
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $317,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $320,400
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $443,900
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $282,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $282,700
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2016: 16 buildings, average cost: $160,900
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $284,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Scott, KS residents
Average permit cost in Scott, KS
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,732 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,546 (1.3%)

Scott County household income distribution in 2013 Scott County home values distribution in 2013 Scott County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.7%
Scott County:

4.7%
Kansas:

12.1%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.8 years old
(Males: 40.1 years old, Females: 43.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.2 years old, Black residents: 44.5 years old, American Indian residents: 70.2 years old, Asian residents: 15.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.3 years old, Other race residents: 23.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Scott County is $433 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $527 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $641 a month.

Cities in this county include: Scott City.

Scott County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Scott County: Lane County Country Club (A), Lane County Fairgrounds (B), Dighton Wastewater Treatment Facility (C), Pendennis (D), Lane County Rural Fire Department Shields Station (E), Lane County Rural Fire Department Pendennis Station (F), Lane County Rural Fire Department Amy Station (G), Lane County Rural Fire Department Alamota Station (H), Lane County Public Works (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Scott County: Bible Fellowship Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Thomas Cemetery (1), Sutton Cemetery (2), Dighton Cemetery (3), White Rock Cemetery (4), Shields Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lane County State Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Buffalo Creek (A), North Fork Middle Fork Walnut Creek (B), West Salt Creek (C), East Salt Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Scott County: Lane Wildlife Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Ellis County , Greeley County , Otero County, Colorado , Wichita County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.1%
Kansas:

3.7%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 130
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 27.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 351 (39.8% naturalized citizens)

Scott County:

7.1%
Whole state:

7.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 52010 or later
  • 2172000 to 2009
  • 711990 to 1999
  • 611980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 7Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 88.9%

Scott County marital status for males Scott County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,820
  • One, attached: 72
  • 3 or 4: 111
  • 5 to 9: 28
  • 10 to 19: 24
  • Mobile homes: 218

Housing units in Scott County with a mortgage: 717 (48 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 831

Here:

46.3% with mortgage
State:

59.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Scott County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,5104
Evangelical Protestant8148
Catholic7671
Other1982
None647-
Scott 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: 2
Scott County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Scott County:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Scott County:

9.0%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

29.6%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.1%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Scott County:

Average size of farms: 1515 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $1,025,687
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $129.57
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.00%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $1,035,891
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 41.82%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 22.76%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $172,008
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 65.44%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 38.93
Corn for grain: 25498 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 113856 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2604 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Scott County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 2842925.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/30/1972, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Scott County-area historical earthquake activity is above Kansas state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 137.7 miles away from Scott County center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 236.6 miles away from the county center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 364.6 miles away from the county center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 238.3 miles away from the county center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 222.2 miles away from Scott County center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 377.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3282: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3282, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 28, 2006 to December 31, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1675: January 07, 2007, FEMA Id: 1675, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kansas Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 01, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3236: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3236, Natural disaster type: Hurricane

The number of natural disasters in Scott County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (70%)
  • Costa Rica (8%)
  • India (7%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Korea (2%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Scott County


  • American (20%)
  • German (15%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (9%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Scott County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,079 (87.4%)
  • Carpooled: 159 (6.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 22 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 47 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 70 (2.9%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
79 people in nursing homes
7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
86 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
19 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $68,254.

4.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,045 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.49% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($40,045 average AGI)
2.27% relocated from other states ($17,124 average AGI)
Scott County:

2.27%
Kansas average:

3.30%

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


4.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.10%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.10% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($46,099 average AGI)
2.53% relocated to other states ($20,531 average AGI)
Scott County:

2.53%
Kansas average:

3.97%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.6

Births per 1000 population in Scott County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Scott County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Scott County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Scott County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Scott County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Scott County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Scott County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Scott County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Scott County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 895 (813 aged, 82 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 109 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Scott County, Kansas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (63)
  • Congestive heart failure (58)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (56)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (50)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (40)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (39)
  • Unspecified dementia (39)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (27)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (25)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 21.32
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 16,649
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 533
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 33,682

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,457
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 804
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 65

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 40
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 87

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 65

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,973
  • In family households: 3,947 (854 male householders, 473 female householders)
    1,206 spouses, 1,326 children (1,320 natural, 7 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 9 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 52 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 945 (268 male householders (197 living alone)), 524 female householders (425 living alone)), 152 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 82

Size of family households: 763 2-persons, 160 3-persons, 246 4-persons, 129 5-persons, 46 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 620 1-person, 173 2-persons.

1,114 married couples with children.
65 single-parent households (0 men, 65 women).

87.7% of residents of Scott speak English at home.
11.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $35,038,000 ($7,469 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $181,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $5,464,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $5,338,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $18,246,000
Federal grants: $4,675,000
Federal procurement contracts: $248,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,067,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,021,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,390,000
Federal Government insurance: $35,203,000

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

Births: 339
Here:

74 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 272
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +16
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -578
Here -126 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Scott County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.23 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.5

Year house built in Scott County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Scott County, Kansas
  • 02014 or later
  • 782010 to 2013
  • 1072000 to 2009
  • 2541990 to 1999
  • 2091980 to 1989
  • 4071970 to 1979
  • 4391960 to 1969
  • 3061950 to 1959
  • 1241940 to 1949
  • 3461939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Scott County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Scott County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Scott County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 143 rooms
  • 1144 rooms
  • 2235 rooms
  • 2596 rooms
  • 2837 rooms
  • 2118 rooms
  • 4379+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scott County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scott County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 403 rooms
  • 1614 rooms
  • 1495 rooms
  • 916 rooms
  • 747 rooms
  • 378 rooms
  • 319+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Scott County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Scott County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Scott County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2352 bedrooms
  • 7053 bedrooms
  • 3754 bedrooms
  • 2265+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scott County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scott County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 611 bedroom
  • 3522 bedrooms
  • 873 bedrooms
  • 884 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 0no vehicle
  • 2161 vehicle
  • 7212 vehicles
  • 3613 vehicles
  • 1464 vehicles
  • 985+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 10no vehicle
  • 2621 vehicle
  • 1952 vehicles
  • 1173 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

81.1% of Scott County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 97% lived in Kansas.

Scott County:

81.1%
State average:

83.4%

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

  • This state: 3,399
  • Other state: 1,210
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 535
  • South: 351
  • West: 328
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Scott County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 80.0%Utility gas
  • 9.8%Electricity
  • 8.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 74.8%Utility gas
  • 18.2%Electricity
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 103
Here:

17.2%
Kansas:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 76
Here:

25.2%
Kansas:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Kansas:

15.0%

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

Scott County government finances - Expenditure in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $280,000
    Solid Waste Management: $217,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $27,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $265,000
    Libraries: $39,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $929,000
    General - Other: $903,000
    Police Protection: $799,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $521,000
    Health - Other: $513,000
    Hospitals: $481,000
    Central Staff Services: $475,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $444,000
    Libraries: $400,000
    Solid Waste Management: $369,000
    Housing and Community Development: $200,000
    Financial Administration: $199,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $113,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,127,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $826,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,495,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,105,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $184,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $100,000
    General - Other: $46,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $21,000
    Regular Highways: $17,000
    General Public Building: $14,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,810,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,082,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $301,000
    Other: $126,000
    Health and Hospitals: $77,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,101,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,787,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $67,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,558,000

Scott County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $280,000
    Solid Waste Management: $217,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $27,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $265,000
    Libraries: $39,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $929,000
    General - Other: $903,000
    Police Protection: $799,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $521,000
    Health - Other: $513,000
    Hospitals: $481,000
    Central Staff Services: $475,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $444,000
    Libraries: $400,000
    Solid Waste Management: $369,000
    Housing and Community Development: $200,000
    Financial Administration: $199,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $113,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,127,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $826,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,495,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,105,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $184,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $100,000
    General - Other: $46,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $21,000
    Regular Highways: $17,000
    General Public Building: $14,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,810,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,082,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $301,000
    Other: $126,000
    Health and Hospitals: $77,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,101,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,787,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $67,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,558,000

Scott County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $280,000
    Solid Waste Management: $217,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $27,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $265,000
    Libraries: $39,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $929,000
    General - Other: $903,000
    Police Protection: $799,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $521,000
    Health - Other: $513,000
    Hospitals: $481,000
    Central Staff Services: $475,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $444,000
    Libraries: $400,000
    Solid Waste Management: $369,000
    Housing and Community Development: $200,000
    Financial Administration: $199,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $113,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,127,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $826,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,495,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,105,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $184,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $100,000
    General - Other: $46,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $21,000
    Regular Highways: $17,000
    General Public Building: $14,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,810,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,082,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $301,000
    Other: $126,000
    Health and Hospitals: $77,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,101,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,787,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $67,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,558,000

Scott County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $280,000
    Solid Waste Management: $217,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $27,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $265,000
    Libraries: $39,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $929,000
    General - Other: $903,000
    Police Protection: $799,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $521,000
    Health - Other: $513,000
    Hospitals: $481,000
    Central Staff Services: $475,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $444,000
    Libraries: $400,000
    Solid Waste Management: $369,000
    Housing and Community Development: $200,000
    Financial Administration: $199,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $113,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,127,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $826,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,495,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,105,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $184,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $100,000
    General - Other: $46,000
    Police Protection: $24,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $21,000
    Regular Highways: $17,000
    General Public Building: $14,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,810,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,082,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $301,000
    Other: $126,000
    Health and Hospitals: $77,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,101,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,787,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $67,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,558,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 46
  • Number of aged recipients: 0
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 0
  • Number of recipients under 18: 9
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 31
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 6
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 22
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 15
Scott County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Most common first names in Scott County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2880.8 years
John2573.2 years
William2575.0 years
James2170.9 years
George2077.8 years
Robert1971.4 years
Walter1378.8 years
Charles1379.6 years
Harold1373.8 years
Richard1270.1 years
Most common last names in Scott County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2174.2 years
Patton1376.6 years
Scott1177.2 years
Strickert1073.1 years
Miller1076.5 years
Beeson981.3 years
Dean876.7 years
Shearmire869.9 years
Mast778.7 years
King768.7 years
Businesses in Scott County, KS
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Alco Stores1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1Wendy's1
H&R Block1

Scott County on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"