fort scott Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 243 6.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,526 37.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,178 28.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 684 16.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 452 11.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,520 86.2 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 906 22.2 % 22.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,957 - -
19 years old and under 2,126 26.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,360 29.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,027 25.5 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,444 18.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,189 99.0 % 84.8 %
Spanish 63 0.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 6 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 813 26.7 % 33.2 %
Married 1,466 48.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 115 3.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 646 21.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,863 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,161 81.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 702 18.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,917 75.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 104 2.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 242 6.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 132 3.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 119 3.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 96 2.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 229 5.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 24 0.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 220 5.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 289 7.5 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 630 16.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 293 7.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 726 18.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,555 40.3 % 13.1 %
Electric 657 17.0 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 2,392 61.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 79 2.0 % 4.2 %
Wood 22 0.6 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 11 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,268 91.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 515 6.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 49 0.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 79 1.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 17 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 33,175 53,657
Median Family Income 44,400 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 19,823 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 71.83 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.98 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 9.1
    [CDD] 0.66
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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