Scott, LA


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Living in Scott

Scott is a somewhat small city located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 9,018 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Scott is the 55th largest community in Louisiana.

Scott real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Scott house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Scott is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Scott is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scott who work in office and administrative support (12.65%), sales jobs (11.90%), and management occupations (9.63%).

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Scott has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Scott has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Scott than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Scott may be for you.

In terms of college education, Scott is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.43% of adults 25 and older in Scott have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Scott in 2010 was $30,107, which is wealthy relative to Louisiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,428 for a family of four. However, Scott contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Scott is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Scott home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Scott residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Scott include German, Irish, French Canadian, and English.

The most common language spoken in Scott is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.