Scottsburg is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 6,732 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Scottsburg is the 96th largest community in Indiana.
When you are in Scottsburg, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.79% of Scottsburg’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Scottsburg is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scottsburg who work in office and administrative support (17.22%), food service (8.02%), and management occupations (6.46%).
Being a small city, Scottsburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Scottsburg with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.43% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Scottsburg in 2018 was $23,012, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,048 for a family of four. However, Scottsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Scottsburg include Irish, German, English, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Scottsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.