Scott County MS Information


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  1. Scott County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forScott County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Mississippi Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Scott County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 29,144
Population in Households 28,915
Population in Familes 23,872
Population in Group Qrtrs 229
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $36,379
Average Household Income $52,065
Per Capita Income $18,962


Total Housing Units 11,869 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,154 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,383 (28.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,332 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $84,281
Average Home Value $110,284


Total Households 10,537
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 7,350
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.37% 0.24%
Households 0.34% 0.22%
Families 0.14% 0.09%
Median Household Income   0.76%
Per Capita Income   1.6%


Scott County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scott County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 32 62nd
Population Density # 37 55th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 39 54th
Per Capita Income # 56 33rd

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