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Welcome to Scottsville ...

The city of Scottsville is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Scottsville is located in Harrison County<1>.

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 353 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Scottsville.

The community of Scottsville is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Scottsville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Scottsville: (903) & (430)<5>

The ZIP code for Scottsville: 75688<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Scottsville had an population of 353 people. This is a decrease of 6.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 34.22% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Scottsville had a population of 376 people. This makes Scottsville the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 376 people, the population of Scottsville increased 42.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 263 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), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, 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.

  • Marshall [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshall
    • Marshall [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the west of Scottsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,523 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshall<8>
  • Hallsville [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hallsville
    • Hallsville [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the west of Scottsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hallsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hallsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hallsville<8>
  • Greenwood [Caddo Parish]
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    • Greenwood [Caddo Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the southeast of Scottsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,088 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<8>
  • Waskom [Harrison County]
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    • Waskom [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Scottsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,150 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waskom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waskom
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waskom<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jefferson [Marion County]
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      • Jefferson [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Scottsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,924 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<8>
    • Mooringsport [Caddo Parish]
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      • Mooringsport [Caddo Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northeast of Scottsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mooringsport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooringsport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mooringsport<8>
    • Nesbitt [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nesbitt
      • Nesbitt [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the west of Scottsville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 281 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nesbitt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nesbitt
    • Uncertain [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uncertain
      • Uncertain [Harrison County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Scottsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 93 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uncertain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uncertain<8>
    • Jonesville [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesville
      • Jonesville [Harrison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the east of Scottsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<8>
    • Karnack [Harrison County]

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. 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).

We also found Scottsville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Scottsville on our Genealogy Page.

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About Harrison County

About Texas

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Scottsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Harrison County: www.co.harrison.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Harrison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Scottsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Scottsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Scottsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Scottsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Scottsville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Scottsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ScottsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scottsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5404, Longitude: -94.2393       In this case, the coordinates for Scottsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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