Scotland County MO Information


Scotland County Subdivisions

Scotland County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 4,884
Population in Households 4,808
Population in Familes 3,978
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 6


Median Household Income $42,253
Average Household Income $58,693
Per Capita Income $23,014


Total Housing Units 2,390 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,347 (56.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 545 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 498 (20.8%)
Median Home Value $90,903
Average Home Value $180,494


Total Households 1,892
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 1,261
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.1% 0.17%
Households 0.08% 0.16%
Families -0.05% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   2.46%


Scotland County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scotland County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri 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 # 110 5th
Population Density # 105 10th
Diversity Index # 114 3rd
Median Household Income # 59 50th
Per Capita Income # 51 57th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.