Scotland, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Scotland, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Scotland Census Designated Place had a population of 1,490 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Scotland is located at latitude 39.9698 and longitude -77.5844 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the Scotland Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 702 feet.

The Scotland Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633813) 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.

The Scotland Census Designated Place is located within Township of Greene, a minor civil division (MCD) of Franklin County.

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, 2016.

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Scotland, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,490
Population in Households 1,490
Population in Familes 1,282
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,808
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 563
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 428
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 591 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 476 (80.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 87 (14.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $211,080
Average Home Value $268,029


Median Household Income $61,426
Average Household Income $88,223
Per Capita Income $34,160
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.06% 0.87%
Households 0.82% 0.77%
Families 0.69% 0.69%
Median Household Income   3.41%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
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, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scotland to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 771 56th
Population Density1 # 749 58th
Diversity Index2 # 454 74th
Median Household Income # 334 81st
Per Capita Income # 202 89th

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