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Census Data for Scott ...

So far, we have found very little information about Scott. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Scott to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Scott, please Contact Us.




As far as we can tell, Scott 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, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2017<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Parkersburg30,096   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
 Athens (OH)25,214   W   23 miles [37 km]
 Marietta (OH)13,673   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Vienna10,370   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Belpre (OH)6,406   NE   5 miles [8 km]

Wood County ...

Scott is located in Wood County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Wood County.

Population Rings for Scott ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Scott and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Scott. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Scott, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]26,406-0.54%
15 mi   [24 km]648,163-3.69%
20 mi   [32 km]1269,743-3.33%
25 mi   [40 km]23104,477-1.19%
30 mi   [48 km]41120,916-1.15%

Miscellaneous Information for Scott ...

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 Wood County or the community of Scott:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Scott:

GNIS ID for Scott: 1560499

GNIS ID for Wood County: 1560558

GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805

Misc. Census Codes ...

Scott would have been located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Scott.

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About Wood County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)



Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Scott, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Scott. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Scott) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scott. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2415, Longitude: -81.6807     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scott have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Scott.



 
 
 

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