Census Data for Scott City ...
As far as we can tell, Scott City has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.
While we don't have census information for Scott City, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:
Population Rings for Scott City ...
To help identify the number of people who live in Scott City and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Scott City. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Scott City, so its people haven't been included.
| Radius ||No of|
|5 mi [8 km]||4||36,952||+3.08%|
|10 mi [16 km]||9||109,530||+2.12%|
|15 mi [24 km]||22||446,021||+1.44%|
|20 mi [32 km]||33||594,149||+2.08%|
|25 mi [40 km]||55||721,079||+2.18%|
|30 mi [48 km]||69||783,227||+2.29%|
US Census QuickFacts ...
The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information called QuickFacts. Although they haven't created a QuickFact for Scott City, there are QuickFacts available for the following nearby communities:
For more about neighboring communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Scott City. For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Scott City, see our County-by-County Page for Scott City.
A Census QuickFact is available for Jefferson County (QF-01073).
Below are QuickFacts for the counties that border Jefferson County.
Miscellaneous Information for Scott City ...
The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Jefferson County or the community of Scott City:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Scott City:
GNIS ID for Scott City: 126485
GNIS ID for Jefferson County: 161562
GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 01 (Alabama)
County Code: 073 (Jefferson County)
Place Code: 68712 (Scott City)
State & County Code: 01/073 (Alabama / Jefferson County)
State & Place Code: 01/68712 (Alabama / Scott City)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Scott City is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Scott City.
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.|
- Return to Citation
|<2>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Scott City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Scott City) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Scott City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scott City
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scott City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5470, Longitude: -86.5797 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Scott City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
- Return to Citation
|<3>||The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.|
- Return to Citation
For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Scott City.