Scotland, VA Profile: Facts & Data

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Scotland, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Scotland Census Designated Place had a population of 197 as of July 1, 2019. 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 37.1838 and longitude -76.7863 in Surry County. The formal boundaries for the Scotland Census Designated Place 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, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Scotland, VA Housing Affordability Index is 126
State of Virginia Housing Affordability Index is 126
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Scotland, VA Wealth Index is 58
State of Virginia Wealth Index is 124
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 197
Population in Households 197
Population in Familes 156
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 218
Diversity Index1 57
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,032
Average Household Income $61,702
Per Capita Income $25,907
Wealth Index3 58

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 157 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 58 (36.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 71 (45.2%)
Median Home Value $198,214
Housing Affordability Index2 126
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 86
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 55
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.32% -0.51%
Households -0.25% -0.47%
Families 0.2% -0.74%
Median Household Income   3.84%
Per Capita Income   2.82%

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, 2019 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 # 545 8th
Population Density # 477 20th
Diversity Index # 181 70th
Median Household Income # 432 27th
Per Capita Income # 360 39th

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