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.

Unlike some cities, Scott isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Scott are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (13.92%), sales jobs (11.19%), and management occupations (9.40%).

The percentage of adults in Scott who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.38% of the adults in Scott have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Scott in 2010 was $31,594, which is wealthy relative to Louisiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,376 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, Acadian/Cajun, Irish, and French Canadian.

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