Scottsville is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 362 people and just one neighborhood, Scottsville is the 981st largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Scottsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Scottsville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scottsville who work in sales jobs (27.78%), teaching (11.11%) and healthcare (7.22%).
Also of interest is that Scottsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Scottsville, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Scottsville provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Because of many things, Scottsville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Scottsville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Scottsville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
As is often the case in a small city, Scottsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.