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Demographics

People

Total Population4,524
Male Share of the Population47.7%
Female Share of the Population52.3%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+1,938
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married43.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.2%
Median Earnings25+$28,032
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$13,854
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,686

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,045
% Above Poverty Level76.7%
% Below Poverty Level23.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone32.4%
Median Gross Rent$692
Median House Value$94,200

Ancestry

German29.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21%
Irish16.4%
Dutch6.1%
English4.7%
French Except Basque4.3%
Scottish2.1%
Swedish0.9%
Italian0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
African0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Finnish0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Welsh0.1%
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Scott City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Scott County
Standard Zip Codes63780
Phone Area Codes573
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.22
Approximate Longitude-89.53

Scott City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCAPE GIRARDEAU AP
Distance2.6 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip46.5 inches
StationJACKSON
Distance13.9 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp46 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches
StationCHARLESTON
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp45 to 72 F
Annual Precip47.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Allenville84$50,000
Benton172$54,063
Cape Girardeau39,200$58,997
Chaffee2,945$42,917
Commerce62$40,833
Kelso585$67,188

Scott City Public Schools

Scott City Elem.
3000 Main St
ZIP: 63780
(573) 264-2131
Primary
Total Enrollment 336
Scott City High
3000 Main St
ZIP: 63780
(573) 264-2138
High
Total Enrollment 229
Scott City Middle
3000 Main St
ZIP: 63780
(573) 264-2139
Middle
Total Enrollment 253

Scott City Private Schools

St Joseph School
606 Sycamore St
ZIP: 63780
Elementary
Total Enrollment 20
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