Scottsburg is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 6,674 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Scottsburg is the 96th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Scottsburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Scottsburg is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scottsburg who work in office and administrative support (14.78%), sales jobs (13.08%), and management occupations (6.40%).
Scottsburg is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Scottsburg are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.93% of adults in Scottsburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Scottsburg in 2010 was $18,743, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,972 for a family of four.
The people who call Scottsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Scottsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Scottsburg include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Scottsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.