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Demographics Analysis

The people of Scott County, Kansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Scott County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 198

5 to 9 years : 164

10 to 14 years : 122

15 to 17 years : 86

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 9

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 235

30 to 34 years : 150

35 to 39 years : 102

40 to 44 years : 181

45 to 49 years : 163

50 to 54 years : 207

55 to 59 years : 235

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 74

65 and 66 years : 124

67 to 69 years : 22

70 to 74 years : 42

75 to 79 years : 51

80 to 84 years : 62

85 years and over : 16

Female:

Under 5 years : 133

5 to 9 years : 204

10 to 14 years : 131

15 to 17 years : 100

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 19

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 54

25 to 29 years : 113

30 to 34 years : 107

35 to 39 years : 168

40 to 44 years : 160

45 to 49 years : 254

50 to 54 years : 191

55 to 59 years : 141

60 and 61 years : 58

62 to 64 years : 104

65 and 66 years : 39

67 to 69 years : 41

70 to 74 years : 109

75 to 79 years : 87

80 to 84 years : 88

85 years and over : 63


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Scott County, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,970

Multiple ancestry : 1,197

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 43

Ancestry not reported : 448


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Scott County, Kansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,400

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 238


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Scott County, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 331

5 to 17 years : 807

18 to 24 years : 108

25 to 34 years : 605

35 to 44 years : 611

45 to 54 years : 815

55 to 59 years : 376

60 and 61 years : 83

62 to 64 years : 178

65 to 74 years : 377

75 years and over : 367

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 331

5 to 17 years : 656

18 to 24 years : 85

25 to 34 years : 451

35 to 44 years : 322

45 to 54 years : 501

55 to 59 years : 287

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 92

65 to 74 years : 247

75 years and over : 312

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 132

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 98

35 to 44 years : 203

45 to 54 years : 233

55 to 59 years : 73

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 86

65 to 74 years : 130

75 years and over : 55

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 1

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 56

35 to 44 years : 86

45 to 54 years : 72

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Scott County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,788

Female : 1,549

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 392

Female : 671

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 1

Female : 9

Foreign born:

Male : 111

Female : 137


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Scott County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 3,274

Born in other state in the United States : 1,021

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 198


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Scott County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 362

Now married, except separated : 1,677

Divorced : 198

Separated : 22

Widowed : 243

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 91

Now married, except separated : 622

Divorced : 203

Separated : 0

Widowed : 49

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 230

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Scott County, Kansas)

Speak only English : 3,881

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 163

Speak English less than "very well" : 239

German:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 31


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Scott County, Kansas

  • German: 1,732   (34.0%)
  • English: 751   (14.7%)
  • Other Groups: 572   (11.2%)
  • Irish: 527   (10.3%)
  • United States Or American: 494   (9.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 210   (4.1%)
  • Dutch: 167   (3.3%)
  • Swedish: 112   (2.2%)
  • Russian: 104   (2.0%)
  • Welsh: 84   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 64   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 49   (1.0%)
  • Scottish: 48   (0.9%)
  • European: 47   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 32   (0.6%)
  • Italian: 20   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 16   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 15   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 12   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 9   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 9   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 7   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Scott County, Kansas is 4,658



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Scott County, Kansas: 2,292
Female Population in Scott County, Kansas: 2,366


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Scott County, Kansas: 40.8
Median Female Resident Age in Scott County, Kansas: 44.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Scott County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

44.2

Male

42.0

Female

46.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

6.5

Male

5.5

Female

14.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

22.5

Male

18.0

Female

28.0

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

21.5

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

41.5

Male

41.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.4

Male

27.8

Female

21.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.8

Male

14.5

Female

12.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.4

Male

23.1

Female

22.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.6

Male

44.4

Female

48.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Scott County, Kansas


  • White: 4,502
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 121
  • Two or More Races: 35



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Scott County, Kansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Scott County, Kansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (0.62%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (1.18%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 90   (5.58%)
  • 9th Grade: 44   (2.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 25   (1.55%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (1.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 38   (2.36%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 530   (32.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 82   (5.08%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 234   (14.51%)
  • Associate Degree: 138   (8.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 238   (14.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 73   (4.53%)
  • Professional School Degree: 49   (3.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 17   (1.05%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (0.96%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (0.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 92   (5.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (0.45%)
  • 10th Grade: 43   (2.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (1.87%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 68   (3.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 444   (25.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 246   (13.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 305   (17.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 98   (5.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 257   (14.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 87   (4.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 56   (3.18%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Scott County, Kansas

  • Scott County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Box 288, Scott City, KS 67871, Phone: (620) 872-7600, Students: 971 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Scott County, Kansas

  • Scott City Lower Elem


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 410 East 8th, Scott City, KS 67871, Phone: (620) 872-7660, Students: 388 )

  • Scott City Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 809 W Ninth, Scott City, KS 67871, Phone: (620) 872-7640, Students: 285 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Scott County, Kansas

  • Scott City High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 712 Main, Scott City, KS 67871, Phone: (620) 872-7620, Students: 298 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Scott County, Kansas

  • Scott County Library


    110 W. 8th St., Scott City, KS 67871

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Scott County, Kansas


  • Bates Schoolhouse Community Center


    1516 Lookout Lane, Waldron, AR 72958

  • Belle Plaine Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 14, Belle Plaine, MN 56011

  • Bix Beiderbecke Museum And World Archives Ltd


    309 Grant St, Bettendorf, IA 52722

  • Buffalo Bill Cody Homestead


    28050 230th Ave, Princeton, IA 52768

  • Buffalo Bill Museum Of Le Claire


    199 North Front Street, Le Claire, IA 52753
    http://www.buffalobillmuseumleclaire.com

  • Buffalo Historical Society


    409 3rd Street, Buffalo, IA 52728

  • Chaffee Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 185, Chaffee, MO 63740

  • Clinch Mtn Cultural Center Inc


    236 Homeplace Dr, Gate City, VA 24251

  • Dan Patch Historical Society


    Po Box 155, Savage, MN 55378
    http://danpatch.com

  • Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail Interpretive Center Foundation


    1144 Sorrel Creek Ln, Gate City, VA 24251

  • Daughters Of Union Veterans Of The Civil War 1861-1865


    104 5th St Se, New Prague, MN 56071

  • Davenport School Museum


    1350 Kimberly Ridge Road, Bettendorf, IA 52722

  • Family Museum Of Arts And Science Foundation


    2900 Learning Campus Dr, Bettendorf, IA 52722
    http://www.familymuseum.org

  • Figge Art Museum


    225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52801
    http://www.figgeartmuseum.org

  • Flanary Historical Site Inc


    425 Quillen Terrace Circle, Nickelsville, VA 24271

  • Forest Grove School Preservation


    Po Box 603, Bettendorf, IA 52722

  • Forester Historical Society Inc


    655 Churchill St, Waldron, AR 72958

  • Fourche Valley Cultural Preservation And Restoration


    10678 S And G Circle Lane, Harvey, AR 72841

  • Friends Of Walnut Grove Pioneer Village


    18817 290th Street, Long Grove, IA 52756

  • Gateway Redevelopment Group


    519 W 8th St, Davenport, IA 52803

  • Georgetown College Art Galleries


    400 E. College Street, Georgetown, KY 40324
    http://www.georgetowncollege.edu.art.gallery/gallery.htm

  • Georgetown-scott County Museum Inc


    229 E Main St, Georgetown, KY 40324
    http://www.scottcountymuseum.org

  • German American Heritage Center


    712 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52802
    http://www.gahc.org

  • Gold Coast & Hamburg Historic District Association


    Po Box 4904, Davenport, IA 52801
    http://www.davenportgoldcoast.com

  • Gopher State Railway Museum Inc


    Po Box 125, New Prague, MN 56071

  • Hambis Foundation


    3335 Spruce Trail Sw, Prior Lake, MN 55372

  • Historic Midtown Development Group


    105 E Center Ste B, Sikeston, MO 63801

  • International Fire Museum


    2301 E 11th St, Davenport, IA 52803

  • Iowa 80 Trucking Museum


    515 Sterling Dr, Walcott, IA 52773
    http://iowa80truckingmuseum.com

  • Iowa Alliance For Arts Education


    1610 Prospect Dr, Davenport, IA 52803

  • Le Claire Museum


    602 N 3rd St, Le Claire, IA 52753

  • Minnesota Valley Restoration Project


    2187 East Highway 101, Shakopee, MN 55379

  • Museum Of Industry And Transportation


    3095 Quail Ridge Rd, Bettendorf, IA 52722

  • National Veterans Memorial Museum Inc


    Po Box 1747, Georgetown, KY 40324

  • New Prague Historical Society


    125 1/2 Main St W, New Prague, MN 56071

  • Preservation Alliance Inc


    Po Box 122, Scottsburg, IN 47170
    http://www.scottcountyheritagemuseum.org

  • Putnam Museum


    1717 W 12th St, Davenport, IA 52804
    http://www.putnam.org

  • Putnam Museum Of History And Natural Science


    1717 W. 12th St, Davenport, IA 52804

  • River Music Experience


    129 N Main St, Davenport, IA 52801
    http://www.rivermusicexperience.org

  • Rock Island Arsenal Historical Society


    1 Rock Island Arsenal, Davenport, IA 52803
    http://arsenalhistoricalsociety.org

  • Scott County Arts Consortium Inc


    Po Box 1126, Georgetown, KY 40324

  • Scott County Genealogical Society Inc


    Po Box 23, Scottsburg, IN 47170

  • Scott County Heritage Center


    1050 S Main St, Scottsburg, IN 47170
    http://www.scottcountyheritagemuseum.org

  • Scott County Historic Preservation Society


    One Prospect Drive, Davenport, IA 52803

  • Scott County Historical Genealogical Society


    Po Box 1560, Waldron, AR 72958

  • Scott County Historical Society


    Po Box 85, Winchester, IL 62694

  • Scott County Historical Society


    Po Box 7, Huntsville, TN 37756

  • Scott County Historical Society Inc


    6230 Criswell Street, Bettendorf, IA 52722
    http://www.scottcountyhistory.org

  • Scott County Historical Society Inc


    229 East Main Street, Georgetown, KY 40324

  • Scott County Historical Society Inc


    235 Fuller St S, Shakopee, MN 55379
    http://www.scottcountyhistory.org

  • Scott County Historical Society Incorporated


    Po Box 155, Scott City, KS 67871

  • Scott County Regional Horse Assoc


    240 Cub Creek Lane, Gate City, VA 24251

  • Scott High School


    400 Scott High Dr, Huntsville, TN 37756
    http://shs.scottcounty.net

  • Shakopee Heritage Society


    519 E First Ave, Shakopee, MN 55379

  • Sikeston Cultural Development


    Po Box 182, Sikeston, MO 63801

  • Sikeston Depot


    116 E Malone Ave, Sikeston, MO 63801
    http://sikestondepot.org

  • Village Preservation Foundation


    1309 Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport, IA 52803

  • Ward Hall Preservation Foundation Inc


    C/o R Welch Cpa 102 E Main St, Georgetown, KY 40324

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Scott County, Kansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Scott County, Kansas.

Area Features of Scott County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Scott City Municipal Airport  

Basin


(1) White Woman Basin  

Building


(1) Kskl - Fm Scott City   (2) Scott City Chamber Of Commerce   (3) Scott City Fire Department   (4) Scott City Hall   (5) Scott City Police Department   (6) Scott County Ambulance Service   (7) Scott County Courthouse   (8) Scott County Detention Center   (9) Scott County Fire Department   (10) Scott County Health Department   (11) Scott County Library   (12) Scott County Sheriff S Office   (13) Steele Home Museum  

Cemetery


(1) Scott County Cemetery   (2) White Womans Grave  

Church


(1) Assembly Of God Church   (2) Carpenter Chapel   (3) Church Of Christ   (4) Church Of The Nazarene   (5) Community Christian Church   (6) First Baptist Church   (7) First Chirstian Church   (8) Gospel Fellowship Church   (9) Holy Cross Lutheran Church   (10) Immanuel Southern Baptist Church   (11) Saint Joseph Catholic Church   (12) Saint Luke Episcopal Church   (13) Scott City United Methodist Church   (14) The Church Of Jesus Chirst Of Latter Day Saints  

Civil


(1) City Of Scott City   (2) Scott County   (3) Township Of Keystone   (4) Township Of Lake   (5) Township Of Michigan   (6) Township Of Scott  

Dam


(1) Christy Dam Historical  

Hospital


(1) Scott County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Camp Christy   (2) Camp Lakeside   (3) Elm Camping Area   (4) Galesburg Historical   (5) Kirk Grain Company Grain Elevator Number 1   (6) Lakeside Campground   (7) Lyons Historical   (8) Sandon Historical   (9) Scott City Country Club   (10) Scott City Wastewater Plant   (11) Scott County Fairgrounds   (12) Scott County Indoor Arena And Activity Center   (13) Scott County Landfill   (14) Scott State Park Lakebank Drive Campground   (15) Squaws Den Battleground   (16) Tractor   (17) Washburn Historical   (18) Wiechman Feedyard  

Park


(1) El Cuartelejo Ruins   (2) Lake Scott State Park   (3) Squaws Den Monument   (4) Steele Monument  

Pillar


(1) Mcbride Monument  

Populated Place


(1) Chevron   (2) Friend   (3) Grigston   (4) Hutchins   (5) Manning   (6) Scott City   (7) Shallow Water  

Post Office


(1) Scott City Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Barrel Springs Trout Pond   (2) Christy Lake Historical   (3) Dry Lake   (4) Upper Christy Lake Historical  

Ridge


(1) Devils Backbone  

School


(1) Buffalo School Historical   (2) Center Hill School Historical   (3) Fairview School Historical   (4) Hines School Historical   (5) Lone Prairie School Historical   (6) Mount Hope School Historical   (7) Scott City Elementary School   (8) Scott City High School   (9) Scott City Middle School   (10) Shallow Water Elementary School Historical   (11) State Park School Historical   (12) Zanobia School Historical  

Spring


(1) Barrel Springs   (2) Big Springs  

Stream


(1) White Woman Creek  

Summit


(1) Pawnee Mound  

Tower


(1) Kfla-am Scott City   (2) Kull-fm Scott City  

Valley


(1) Battle Canyon   (2) Christy Canyon   (3) Epler Canyon   (4) Landon Draw   (5) Morgan Draw   (6) Sand Draw   (7) Shafer Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Scott County, Kansas

67871 (pop. 5,191)


Counties Nearby Scott County, Kansas

Lane County, KS  (pop. 1,661) 23.6 Miles
Wichita County, KS  (pop. 2,177) 24.0 Miles
Finney County, KS  (pop. 37,119) 33.4 Miles
Kearny County, KS  (pop. 4,197) 36.7 Miles
Logan County, KS  (pop. 2,641) 37.2 Miles
Gove County, KS  (pop. 2,599) 42.5 Miles
Greeley County, KS  (pop. 1,183) 46.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Scott County, Kansas

620



Elevation in Scott County, Kansas is 2,959.0 ft. (902.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Scott County, Kansas

Lat: 38.483147 N        Long: -100.920898 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Scott County, Kansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Kansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 6.64 4.94 8.17 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 6.64 4.94 8.17 0.00 6.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 6.62 4.95 8.15 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 6.62 4.95 8.15 0.00 6.57
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.67 4.93 8.88 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.67 4.93 8.88 0.00 6.56
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.70 4.94 8.91 0.00 6.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.70 4.94 8.91 0.00 6.60
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.66 4.93 10.94 0.00 6.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.66 4.93 10.94 0.00 6.61
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 6.68 4.82 9.21 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 6.68 4.82 9.21 0.00 6.56
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.67 4.70 9.10 0.00 6.52
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.67 4.70 9.10 0.00 6.52
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.47 4.51 5.97 0.00 6.31
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.47 4.51 5.97 0.00 6.31
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.34 4.46 7.96 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.34 4.46 7.96 0.00 6.28
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.64 6.25 4.47 8.91 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.64 6.25 4.47 8.91 0.00 6.22
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.25 4.55 7.29 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.25 4.55 7.29 0.00 6.27
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.66 6.20 4.55 8.91 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.66 6.20 4.55 8.91 0.00 6.24
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 6.28 4.53 9.30 0.00 6.31
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 6.28 4.53 9.30 0.00 6.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.42 4.61 0.00 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.42 4.61 0.00 0.00 6.35
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 6.45 4.69 0.00 0.00 6.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 6.45 4.69 0.00 0.00 6.37
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.60 4.85 0.00 0.00 6.55
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.60 4.85 0.00 0.00 6.55
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.25 6.96 5.20 0.00 0.00 6.89
  Total Electric Industry 8.25 6.96 5.20 0.00 0.00 6.89

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Scott County, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 57   (2.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 104   (4.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 173   (6.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 94   (3.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 186   (7.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 324   (12.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 627   (24.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 437   (16.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 155   (6.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 173   (6.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 118   (4.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 126   (4.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Scott County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,927

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 320

In 3-person carpool : 28

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 45

Other means : 40

Worked at home : 168


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Scott County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 437

5 to 9 minutes : 739

10 to 14 minutes : 225

15 to 19 minutes : 364

20 to 24 minutes : 178

25 to 29 minutes : 30

30 to 34 minutes : 100

35 to 39 minutes : 44

40 to 44 minutes : 62

45 to 59 minutes : 27

60 to 89 minutes : 25

90 or more minutes : 129


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Scott County, Kansas)

With Social Security income : 549

No Social Security income : 1,623


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Scott County, Kansas)

With retirement income : 126

No retirement income : 2,046


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Scott County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 42

$25,000 to $29,999 : 139

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 69

$40,000 to $44,999 : 116

$45,000 to $49,999 : 42

$50,000 to $59,999 : 160

$60,000 to $74,999 : 293

$75,000 to $99,999 : 236

$100,000 to $124,999 : 148

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 37

$200,000 or more : 76


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Scott County, Kansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $64,015


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Scott County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 514  (33.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 139  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 135  (8.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 222  (14.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 309  (20.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 439  (36.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 293  (24.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 402  (33.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 27  (2.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 21  (1.8%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Scott County, Kansas

Employed: 2,723
Unemployed: 81



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Scott County, Kansas

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 57.6%
  • Other: 42.4%



Water Usage In Scott County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 63.47 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 63.47 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 662 Farms In Scott County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Scott County, Kansas

The First National Bank Of Scott City - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $119k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

Security State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $170.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 60

The Western State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $435.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Scott County, Kansas

  • Garden City Municipal


    (about 39.7 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)

  • Garden City Regional


    (about 39.8 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)

  • Cimarron Municipal


    (about 54.7 miles in Cimarron, Kansas; Airport Code: UXS)

  • Murray


    (about 64.0 miles in Colby, Kansas; Airport Code: CBK)

  • Ulysses Airport


    (about 65.5 miles in Ulysses, Kansas; Airport Code: ULS)

  • Dodge City Regional


    (about 72.0 miles in Dodge City, Kansas; Airport Code: DDC)

  • Renner Field


    (about 74.2 miles in Goodland, Kansas; Airport Code: GLD)

  • Kit Carson County


    (about 90.2 miles in Burlington, Colorado; Airport Code: RQX)

  • Hays Regional


    (about 92.3 miles in Antonino, Kansas; Airport Code: HYS)

  • Hays Municipal


    (about 92.3 miles in Antonino, Kansas; Airport Code: HYS)

  • Liberal Municipal


    (about 99.4 miles in Liberal, Kansas; Airport Code: LBL)

  • Liberal Mid-America Regional


    (about 99.4 miles in Liberal, Kansas; Airport Code: LBL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Scott County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.91%

Carpooled

10.95%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.25%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.77%

Other Means

0.29%

Worked At Home

5.82%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Scott County, Kansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Scott County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,265

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 19

Female householder, no husband present : 174

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 655

Householder not living alone : 59


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Scott County, Kansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 13

Male householder and female partner : 41

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 13

All other households : 2,105


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Scott County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,153

Renter-occupied housing units : 112

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 154

Renter-occupied housing units : 20

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 437

Renter-occupied housing units : 277


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Scott County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 88

$10,000 to $14,999 : 61

$15,000 to $19,999 : 91

$20,000 to $24,999 : 184

$25,000 to $29,999 : 177

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 92

$40,000 to $44,999 : 132

$45,000 to $49,999 : 79

$50,000 to $59,999 : 243

$60,000 to $74,999 : 403

$75,000 to $99,999 : 236

$100,000 to $124,999 : 199

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 37

$200,000 or more : 76


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Scott County, Kansas)

Total : 2,300


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Scott County, Kansas)

Occupied : 2,172

Vacant : 128


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Scott County, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Scott County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 38

Built 2000 to 2004 : 38

Built 1990 to 1999 : 173

Built 1980 to 1989 : 187

Built 1970 to 1979 : 522

Built 1960 to 1969 : 256

Built 1950 to 1959 : 313

Built 1940 to 1949 : 253

Built 1939 or earlier : 520


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Scott County, Kansas)

Utility gas : 1,824

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 94

Electricity : 244

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 10

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Scott County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 75

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 74

$35,000 to $39,999 : 51

$40,000 to $49,999 : 132

$50,000 to $59,999 : 118

$60,000 to $69,999 : 142

$70,000 to $79,999 : 116

$80,000 to $89,999 : 108

$90,000 to $99,999 : 62

$100,000 to $124,999 : 273

$125,000 to $149,999 : 123

$150,000 to $174,999 : 125

$175,000 to $199,999 : 91

$200,000 to $249,999 : 68

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 71

$400,000 to $499,999 : 32

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Scott County, Kansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 87

Home equity loan only : 92

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 15

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 943

Housing units without a mortgage : 607


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Scott County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : $409,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $1,000,001

Built 1990 to 1999 : $167,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $99,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $114,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $89,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $59,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $50,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $72,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Scott County, Kansas: 68.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Scott County, Kansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 4 4 $534,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $534,000
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $740,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $740,000
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $531,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 17 $800,000
  Total

6 22 $1,331,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $452,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $452,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $940,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $940,000
2004        
  Single Family 4 4 $737,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 5 $375,000
  Total

5 9 $1,112,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $317,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $317,000
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $250,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $250,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Scott County, KS): $40,534
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Scott County): $69,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Scott County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 85.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.6%
Electricity: 7.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Scott County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 18.1%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 81.9%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Scott County): $402
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Scott County): $563


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Scott County, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Scott County, Kansas

Scott County Hospital Home Health


     Address: 310 East 3rd Street, Scott City, Kansas 67871
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/27/1981

St Catherine Home Health


     Address: 602 N 6th St, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 10/7/1996

Sunshine Nursing Agency


     Address: 2718 N Cummings Rd Suite E, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/24/1988

Kearny County Home Health Agency


     Address: 500 East Thorpe Street, Lakin, Kansas 67860
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 12/1/2004

Gove County Medical Center Hha


     Address: 520 West Fifth Street, Quinter, Kansas 67752
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/14/1984

Hospitals Close To Scott County, Kansas

Scott County Hospital


     Address: 310 E 3rd Street, Scott City, Kansas 67871
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

St Catherine Hospital


     Address: 401 East Spruce, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Kearny County Hospital


     Address: 500 Thorpe Street, Lakin, Kansas 67860
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Greeley County Health Services


     Address: 506 3rd Street, Tribune, Kansas 67879
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Hamilton County Hospital


     Address: 700 North Huser, Syracuse, Kansas 67878
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Scott County, Kansas

Garden Valley Retirement Villa


     Address: 1505 E Spruce St, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 63%

The Homestead Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 2308 N 3rd Po Box 955, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Hamilton County Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 700 North Huser Po Box 909, Syracuse, Kansas 67878
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Deseret Nursing & Rehabilitation At Colby


     Address: 105 East College Drive, Colby, Kansas 67701
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Good Samaritan Society - Sherman County


     Address: 208 W 2nd St, Goodland, Kansas 67735
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Scott County, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 281 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Scott County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 1,330
    Disabled Workers: 150
    Widowers Workers: 250
    Spouses Workers: 150
    Children Workers: 110


(updated 2007)



Scott County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 15.09%
  • Bush & Cheney 83.69%
  • Other 1.22%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Scott County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Scott County, KS

5.44 % of Scott County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,969

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Scott County, KS (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Finney County , KS 0.89 % ($27,813 AGI )

Relocation away from Scott County, KS

8.33 % of Scott County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,639

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Scott County, KS (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Finney County , KS 1.13 % ($38,048 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Kansas

Low Bracket: $15,000 (3.50%)
High Bracket: $30,000 (6.45%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Kansas

5.30%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Scott County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Scott County, Kansas


On 05/21/1964, a tornado touched down 1.15 miles from the center of Scott County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 05/05/1993, a tornado touched down 1.45 miles from the center of Scott County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/02/1950, a tornado touched down 2.39 miles from the center of Scott County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 (with large hail) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 05/02/1988, a tornado touched down 2.55 miles from the center of Scott County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/19/1971, a tornado touched down 2.9 miles from the center of Scott County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Scott County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
09/07/1994, 05:52 pm 0 0 -- $2K
07/16/1994, 07:49 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/07/1995, 04:30 am 0 0 $350K --
         
Wild Fires        
04/11/1998, 01:00 pm 0 0 $150K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Scott County, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
3,563 3,981 4,791 5,911 11,617 9,677 6,047 6,275 7,409 7,923


(updated 2014)



Jails in Scott County, Kansas


  • Scott County Jail


    301 Court Street, Scott City, KS 67871
    Confined: 10
    Avg. Population: 8

  • Scott County Jail


    301 Court Street, Scott City, KS 67871
    Confined: 10
    Avg. Population: 8


(updated 2006)



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