Scotland, VA Profile: Facts & Data


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Scotland, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Scotland Census Designated Place had a population of 202 as of July 1, 2018. 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.

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

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Scotland, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 202
Population in Households 202
Population in Familes 162
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 223
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $40,065
Average Household Income $54,587
Per Capita Income $22,768


Total Housing Units 157 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 63 (40.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 69 (43.9%)
Median Home Value $198,333
Average Home Value $248,413


Total Households 88
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.06% -0.4%
Households 0.0% -0.23%
Families 0.44% -0.36%
Median Household Income   3.49%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

Scotland, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scotland to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 543 9th
Population Density # 474 20th
Diversity Index # 178 70th
Median Household Income # 448 25th
Per Capita Income # 419 30th

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