Kansas Scott County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

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Street Address: 110 W. 8th, Scott City, KS 67871
Phone Number: (620) 872-5341 Scott 61,639 21,476

110 W. 8th, Scott City, KS 67871
Phone Number: (316) 872-5341 Scott N/A N/A

Overview of Scott County, Kansas

Scott County (standard abbreviation: SC) is a county located in the state of Kansas. As of 2000, the population is 5,120. Its county seat is Scott City.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,859 km² (718 mi²). 1,858 km² (718 mi²) of it is land and 0 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.02% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Gove County, Kansas (northeast)
  • Lane County, Kansas (east)
  • Finney County, Kansas (south)
  • Kearny County, Kansas (southwest)
  • Wichita County, Kansas (west)
  • Logan County, Kansas (northwest)


As of the census of 2000, there are 5,120 people, 2,045 households, and 1,435 families residing in the county. The population density is 3/km² (7/mi²). There are 2,291 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (3/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 95.47% White, 0.10% Black or African American, 0.55% Native American, 0.12% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 2.75% from other races, and 1.02% from two or more races. 6.31% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,045 households out of which 33.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.00% are married couples living together, 6.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.80% are non-families. 27.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.60% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.46 and the average family size is 3.01.

In the county the population is spread out with 27.10% under the age of 18, 6.60% from 18 to 24, 25.30% from 25 to 44, 24.40% from 45 to 64, and 16.50% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 97.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $40,534, and the median income for a family is $50,549. Males have a median income of $32,166 versus $20,221 for females. The per capita income for the county is $20,443. 5.10% of the population and 2.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 6.00% of those under the age of 18 and 8.10% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Scott City

Map of Scott County Kansas