Scott County KS Information


Scott County Subdivisions

Scott County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,047
Daytime Population: Workers 2,377
Daytime Population: Residents 2,461
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,838
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 4,942
Population in Familes 4,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 105
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $54,561
Average Household Income $75,792
Per Capita Income $30,857


Total Housing Units 2,210 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,466 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 573 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 171 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $127,410
Average Home Value $177,797


Total Households 2,039
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 1,379
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.31% 0.07%
Households 0.38% 0.13%
Families 0.26% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   2.68%


Scott County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scott County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 69 35th
Population Density # 64 40th
Diversity Index # 18 84th
Median Household Income # 19 83rd
Per Capita Income # 6 95th

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