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Scott County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2016: 39,208 (58% urban, 42% rural); it was 40,422 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,470
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,169
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,832
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,899 (it was 4,794 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

31%

Land area: 421 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 93 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Scott County: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (31.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (24.6%), Construction (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 39%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Scott County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (83.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (12.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years
Males: 19,078  (48.7%)
Females: 20,130  (51.3%)
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Scott County,MO real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Scott County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,024 ($31,352 in 1999)

This county:

$42,024
Missouri:

$51,746

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $465 (lower quartile is $371, upper quartile is $571)
This county:

$465
State:

$606


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $106,688 (it was $63,000 in 2000)
Scott:

$106,688
Missouri:

$151,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,081 - $166,093
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $889
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $315

Institutionalized population: 449

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 14
  • Burglaries: 54
  • Thefts: 76
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 25
  • Burglaries: 45
  • Thefts: 65
  • Auto thefts: 13
Scott County, MO map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 75 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $139,100
  • 2010: 28 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2011: 36 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2012: 45 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2013: 42 buildings, average cost: $115,900
  • 2014: 39 buildings, average cost: $106,100
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
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: $754 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $675 (0.7%)

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: 17.9%
Scott County:

17.9%
Missouri:

14.0%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.5% for Black residents, 36.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.9% for other race residents, 42.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 39.7 years old
(Males: 38.6 years old, Females: 41.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.8 years old, Black residents: 28.7 years old, American Indian residents: 35.6 years old, Asian residents: 61.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.6 years old, Other race residents: 27.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Scott County is $386 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $483 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $602 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sikeston, Scott City, Chaffee, Oran, Miner, Morley, Benton, Kelso, Blodgett, Haywood City.

Scott 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: Conejos County, Colorado , Floyd County, Virginia , Lee County, Virginia , Northampton County, Virginia , Marshall County, Kentucky , Perry County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Missouri:

4.5%

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

Current college students: 1,166
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 374 (56.0% naturalized citizens)

Scott County:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 592010 or later
  • 1252000 to 2009
  • 481990 to 1999
  • 311980 to 1989
  • 171970 to 1979
  • 60Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 62.8%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,079
  • One, attached: 176
  • Two: 593
  • 3 or 4: 473
  • 5 to 9: 459
  • 10 to 19: 85
  • 20 to 49: 24
  • 50 or more: 238
  • Mobile homes: 1,986
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 27

Housing units in Scott County with a mortgage: 5,886 (69 second mortgage, 388 home equity loan, 23 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,547

Here:

55.6% with mortgage
State:

61.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Scott County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,01764
Catholic6,5317
Mainline Protestant2,52214
Other8914
Black Protestant3543
None15,876-
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: 13
Scott County:

3.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Scott County:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

8.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Scott County:

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

31.5%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.5%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Scott County:

Average size of farms: 435 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $138,321
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $235.42
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 37.66%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $114,544
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 84.17%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 33.42%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $100,195
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.35%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.40
Corn for grain: 59609 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 39233 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 3141 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 101157 harvested acres
Vegetables: 376 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 497 acres

Earthquake activity:

Scott County-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 8.9 miles away from Scott County center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.8 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 134.4 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 105.8 miles away from the county center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 26.0 miles away from Scott County center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 118.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 23, 2015 to January 09, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4250: January 21, 2016, FEMA Id: 4250, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 22, 2015 to January 09, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3374: January 02, 2016, FEMA Id: 3374, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 19, 2011 to June 06, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1980: May 09, 2011, FEMA Id: 1980, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3317: February 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 3317, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1822: February 17, 2009, FEMA Id: 1822, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3303: January 30, 2009, FEMA Id: 3303, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Flooding, and a Tornado, Incident Period: September 11, 2008 to September 24, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1809: November 13, 2008, FEMA Id: 1809, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 17, 2008 to May 09, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1749: March 19, 2008, FEMA Id: 1749, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: February 10, 2008 to February 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1748: March 12, 2008, FEMA Id: 1748, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 08, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3281: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3281, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Scott County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

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


  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (45%)
  • Iraq (9%)
  • Canada (9%)
  • Brazil (6%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (5%)
  • Guatemala (5%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Scott County


  • American (24%)
  • German (19%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (4%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)

Scott County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 14,699 (82.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,912 (10.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 35 (0.2%)
  • Railroad: 11 (0.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 9 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 143 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 13 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 156 (0.9%)
  • Worked at home: 740 (4.2%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Scott County, Missouri in 2000:

  • 386 people in nursing homes
  • 45 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 45 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 43 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 43 people in other group homes
  • 8 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

People in group quarters in Scott County, Missouri in 2010:

  • 349 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 100 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 63 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 16 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,498.

5.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,144 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.14% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($18,345 average AGI)
1.60% relocated from other states ($8,799 average AGI)
Scott County:

1.60%
Missouri average:

2.54%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cape Girardeau County, MO  1.56% ($25,103 average AGI)
from Mississippi County, MO  0.50% ($26,611)
from New Madrid County, MO  0.47% ($22,672)
from Stoddard County, MO  0.45% ($25,859)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.17% ($31,480)
from Butler County, MO  0.15% ($22,318)
from Bollinger County, MO  0.10% ($19,071)


6.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,937 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.48% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($19,046 average AGI)
1.87% relocated to other states ($8,891 average AGI)
Scott County:

1.87%
Missouri average:

2.76%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cape Girardeau County, MO  1.87% ($30,112 average AGI)
to Stoddard County, MO  0.58% ($23,181)
to Mississippi County, MO  0.47% ($20,691)
to New Madrid County, MO  0.40% ($24,228)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.15% ($44,227)
to Bollinger County, MO  0.12% ($28,235)
to Butler County, MO  0.11% ($17,250)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.4

Births per 1000 population in Scott County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Scott County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Scott County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.3%
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: 7,893 (5,883 aged, 2,010 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 838 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (716)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (551)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (430)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (366)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (176)
  • Unspecified dementia (165)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (162)
  • Congestive heart failure (149)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (144)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (134)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.45
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,387
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 386
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 71,656

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,453
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 843
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 80

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Household type by relationship:

Households: 39,208
  • In family households: 32,553 (5,031 male householders, 5,358 female householders)
    7,453 spouses, 11,142 children (10,111 natural, 199 adopted, 819 stepchildren), 1,071 grandchildren, 225 brothers or sisters, 438 parents, 450 other relatives, 1,388 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,059 (2,325 male householders (1,796 living alone)), 2,567 female householders (2,292 living alone)), 1,162 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 590

Size of family households: 4,970 2-persons, 2,367 3-persons, 1,469 4-persons, 1,191 5-persons, 266 6-persons, 129 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,089 1-person, 641 2-persons, 100 3-persons, 55 4-persons, 2 5-persons.

5,051 married couples with children.
3,045 single-parent households (508 men, 2,537 women).

97.9% of residents of Scott speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (96% speak English very well, 1% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $257,625,000 ($6,300 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,175,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $113,488,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $52,814,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,982,000
Federal grants: $75,527,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,217,000 ($566,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,596,000 ($51,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,213,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,299,000
Federal Government insurance: $100,033,000

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

Births: 3,075
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,167
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +73
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -213
Here -5 per 1000 residents
State +5 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Scott County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.46 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Scott County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 1782014 or later
  • 6512010 to 2013
  • 1,4362000 to 2009
  • 2,4191990 to 1999
  • 2,1151980 to 1989
  • 3,9521970 to 1979
  • 2,2691960 to 1969
  • 1,2411950 to 1959
  • 1,0791940 to 1949
  • 1,8081939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Scott County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Scott County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 561 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 1043 rooms
  • 1,4314 rooms
  • 2,5315 rooms
  • 2,4716 rooms
  • 1,5047 rooms
  • 9618 rooms
  • 1,2909+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scott County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 691 room
  • 3592 rooms
  • 7933 rooms
  • 1,3354 rooms
  • 1,2945 rooms
  • 4166 rooms
  • 2337 rooms
  • 2418 rooms
  • 959+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Scott County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Scott County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 53no bedroom
  • 1651 bedroom
  • 1,9272 bedrooms
  • 5,9383 bedrooms
  • 1,7354 bedrooms
  • 5465+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scott County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 81no bedroom
  • 9271 bedroom
  • 1,8392 bedrooms
  • 1,6743 bedrooms
  • 2814 bedrooms
  • 365+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 208no vehicle
  • 2,7581 vehicle
  • 4,6112 vehicles
  • 1,9573 vehicles
  • 5814 vehicles
  • 2785+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Scott County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Scott County population
  • 656no vehicle
  • 2,4601 vehicle
  • 1,2302 vehicles
  • 3503 vehicles
  • 1534 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

85.8% of Scott County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Missouri.

Scott County:

85.8%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 29,621
  • Other state: 9,042
  • Northeast: 316
  • Midwest: 3,876
  • South: 3,923
  • West: 904
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
  • 46.4%Electricity
  • 38.3%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 63.3%Electricity
  • 32.7%Utility gas
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 516
Here:

12.9%
Missouri:

12.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 112
Here:

6.0%
Missouri:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 172
Here:

15.4%
Missouri:

24.6%

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 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,169,000
    Police Protection: $975,000
    Corrections - Other: $465,000
    Financial Administration: $459,000
    General - Other: $350,000
    Central Staff Services: $337,000
    General Public Buildings: $199,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $101,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $43,000
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $2,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,268,000

Scott County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $103,000
    General Support: $44,000
    All Other: $7,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $70,000
    Interest Earnings: $43,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $662,000
    All Other: $133,000
    General Support: $116,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,500,000
    Property: $1,159,000

Scott County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,250,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,677
  • Number of aged recipients: 121
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,556
  • Number of recipients under 18: 244
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,112
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 321
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 677
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 722
Scott County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
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Scott County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
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Most common first names in Scott County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James35770.9 years
William34274.6 years
Mary32478.4 years
John29274.4 years
Charles21271.8 years
Robert17669.5 years
George14375.0 years
Henry9977.0 years
Paul8871.0 years
Thomas8472.2 years
Most common last names in Scott County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams13671.4 years
Johnson12275.6 years
Smith11274.1 years
Jones11174.5 years
Miller9279.0 years
Davis8274.3 years
Taylor7871.3 years
Harris7773.8 years
Brown7774.2 years
Moore7375.6 years
Businesses in Scott County, MO
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Furniture1
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Burger King2Motel 61
Chevrolet1Nike5
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
DressBarn1Rue211
Dressbarn1SONIC Drive-In2
Famous Footwear1Sears1
Fashion Bug1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx3Subway2
Ford1Super 81
GNC1T-Mobile1
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Goodwill1U-Haul3
H&R Block1UPS6
Hardee's1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
JCPenney1Wendy's1
KFC1YMCA1
La-Z-Boy2