LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Scott, LA

Scott, LA is located in Lafayette County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Scott is about 8,675 with about 287 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 12,554.

The Average Home Value is $113,600.00, which is roughly 10% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $48,189.00, which is roughly 8% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 16% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Scott is about 4.5%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

Lafayette County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 45.28% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.32%
Democratic: 34.65%
Libertarian: 1.32%
Other: 0.7%


Nearby Locations

Duson, LA (4.63 mi.)
Lafayette, LA (5.86 mi.)
Carencro, LA (6.56 mi.)
Sunset, LA (9.35 mi.)
Cankton, LA (9.35 mi.)
Rayne, LA (9.76 mi.)
Maurice, LA (9.91 mi.)
Broussard, LA (11.47 mi.)
Youngsville, LA (11.86 mi.)
Henderson, LA (12.48 mi.)
Breaux Bridge, LA (12.48 mi.)
Butte Larose, LA (12.48 mi.)
Church Point, LA (12.90 mi.)
Arnaudville, LA (13.23 mi.)
Branch, LA (15.32 mi.)
Crowley, LA (16.26 mi.)
St Martinvlle, LA (18.32 mi.)
Parks, LA (18.32 mi.)
Opelousas, LA (19.77 mi.)
Kaplan, LA (19.78 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70583
Latitude : 30.251357
Longitude : -92.118476
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 31 ft.
Area Code(s) : 337

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.58
Male Population Estimate : 45.52%
Female Population Estimate : 47.62%
Median Age : 34.9
Male Median Age : 33.9
Female Median Age : 35.9

White Population Estimate : 73.80%
Black Population Estimate : 17.73%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.07%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.10%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.66%
Other Population Estimate : 1.58%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Scott specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lafayette County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lafayette County: About 506 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lafayette County is about 49% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 43% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.