Indiana Scott County Public Libraries

By | December 30, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Scott County, Indiana. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Indiana Scott County.

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Street Address: 26 Union Avenue, Austin, IN 47102
Phone Number: (812) 794-2721 Scott N/A N/A

Street Address: 108 S Main St, Scottsburg, IN 47170
Phone Number: (812) 752-2751 Scott N/A N/A

Street Address: 108 S Main St, Scottsburg, IN 47170
Phone Number: (812) 752-2751 Scott 42,112 48,828

Overview of Scott County, Indiana

Scott County is a county located in the state of Indiana. As of 2000, the population is 22,960. The county’s county seat is Scottsburg, Indiana.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 499 km² (193 mi²). 493 km² (190 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.21% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 22,960 people, 8,832 households, and 6,491 families residing in the county. The population density is 47/km² (121/mi²). There are 9,737 housing units at an average density of 20/km² (51/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.64% White, 0.05% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.18% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.43% from other races, and 0.54% from two or more races. 0.97% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 8,832 households out of which 35.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.60% are married couples living together, 11.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.50% are non-families. 22.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 2.99.

In the county the population is spread out with 26.30% under the age of 18, 9.20% from 18 to 24, 30.30% from 25 to 44, 23.20% from 45 to 64, and 11.10% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 98.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.60 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $34,656, and the median income for a family is $39,475. Males have a median income of $30,954 versus $22,464 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,065. 13.10% of the population and 10.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 17.70% of those under the age of 18 and 9.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Scott County, Indiana has the following cities and towns:

  • Austin
  • Scottsburg

Map of Scott County Indiana