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The City of Scott had a population of 8,521 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Scott is located at latitude 30.2358 and longitude -92.0946 in Lafayette Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Scott encompass a land area of 11.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lafayette Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 36 feet.
The City of Scott (GNIS ID: 2405432) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||8,521 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,515 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||6,721 (78.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$51,920|
|Average Household Income||$65,030|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,518|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,664 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,459 (67.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||947 (25.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||258 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$148,391|
|Average Home Value||$153,528|
|Housing Affordability Index3||227|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.1%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.48%|
The table below compares Scott to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 71||85th|
|Population Density||# 201||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 122||74th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 303||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 148||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 128||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.