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Welcome to Scottsville ...
The location of Scottsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Scottsville has a population of 4,551 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Scottsville.
Scottsville is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Scottsville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel south from Scottsville, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The area code for Scottsville: (270)
The ZIP code for Scottsville: 42164<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Scottsville had an population of 4,551 people. This is an increase of 7.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.18% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Scottsville had a population of 4,226 people (which is 21.18% of the total population of Allen County). This makes Scottsville the county's most populous community.
The population of Scottsville represents 0.1% of the total population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,226 people, the population of Scottsville decreased 2.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,327 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Scottsville.
Communities Also Named Scottsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Scottsville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas, Vermont and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Scottsville.
Communities near Scottsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Scottsville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Scottsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Scottsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Scottsville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Scottsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Scottsville. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Scottsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scottsville ...
Looking for more information about Scottsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Scottsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Scottsville.
Adding Scottsville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Scottsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Scottsville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Scottsville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022