Scotland, VA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Scotland, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Scotland Census Designated Place had a population of 203 as of July 1, 2015. Scotland ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Scotland is located at latitude 37.1811 and longitude -76.7965 in Surry County. The formal boundaries for the Scotland Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Surry County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.

The Scotland Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629038) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Scotland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Scotland: Scotland Ferry, Scotland Wharf.

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Scotland Census Designated Place, VA Boundary Map

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Scotland, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 203
Population in Households 203
Population in Familes 162
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 224
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 89
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 57
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 159 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 54 (34.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 (44.0%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $236,574


Median Household Income $51,286
Average Household Income $56,403
Per Capita Income $24,353
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.22% 0.22%
Families 1.04% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.48%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Scotland, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scotland to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 542 9th
Population Density1 # 472 20th
Diversity Index2 # 167 72nd
Median Household Income # 258 57th
Per Capita Income # 307 48th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.