Scott County IA 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. Iowa Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 175,508
Population in Households 172,082
Population in Familes 134,253
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,426
Population Density2 383
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $58,123
Average Household Income $80,576
Per Capita Income $32,495


Total Housing Units 75,843 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 48,315 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 21,974 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,554 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $166,281
Average Home Value $207,402


Total Households 70,289
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 44,805
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 0.73% 0.66%
Households 0.63% 0.6%
Families 0.46% 0.5%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   1.69%


Scott County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scott County to the other 99 counties and county equivalents in Iowa 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 # 3 98th
Population Density # 2 99th
Diversity Index # 10 91st
Median Household Income # 17 84th
Per Capita Income # 10 91st

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