Scioto County , Ohio

Scioto County: County in Ohio, United States

About

Scioto County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 79,499 and a population density of 50 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 74,347 inhabitants. Its county seat is Portsmouth. The county was created 218 years ago in 1803.

Scioto County Quick Facts

Population : 74,347 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
Plate code : 73
Area : 1596 km2
Water as percent of area : 1%
Land as percent of area : 99%
Named for : Scioto River
Altitude : 577 feet / 176 meters
Capital : Portsmouth
Establishment : March 03, 1803
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:33:45 (23rd January 2022)
Density : 47 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.93% (2010-2020)
Scioto County locator map
Location of Scioto County on Ohio map.
Scioto County Courthouse image
Scioto County Courthouse
Scioto County Courthouse image

Geography

Scioto County is located at 38°48'14"N 82°59'34"W (38.8039600, -82.9928300). It has 6 neighbors: Greenup County, Lewis County, Adams County, Jackson County, Lawrence County and Pike County.

Scioto County map

The largest city of Scioto County is Portsmouth with a population of 19,744. Other cities include, New Boston population 2,123, Franklin Furnace population 1,660, South Webster population 796 and Alexandria population 545. See all Scioto County cities & populated places.

Scioto County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Scioto County.

City Name Population Title
Portsmouth 19,744 City in Ohio
Wheelersburg 6,437 Census-designated place in Scioto County, Ohio
West Portsmouth 3,149 Census-designated place in Scioto County, Ohio
Lucasville 2,757 Census-designated place in Scioto County, Ohio
New Boston 2,123 City in Scioto County, Ohio, United States of America
Franklin Furnace 1,660 Borough in Sussex Co.
South Webster 796 City in Scioto County, Ohio, United States of America
Alexandria 545 Human settlement in United States of America
Rarden 144 Township in Scioto County, Ohio
Otway 79 Human settlement in Scioto County, Ohio, United States of America

Scioto County has 6 neighbours.

  • Portsmouth

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Scioto County decreased by 6.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 79,499 - census
2011 79,408 -0.11% estimation process
2012 78,783 -0.79% estimation process
2013 78,304 -0.61% estimation process
2014 77,476 -1.07% estimation process
2015 76,992 -0.63% estimation process
2016 76,436 -0.73% estimation process
2017 75,976 -0.61% estimation process
2018 75,480 -0.66% estimation process
2019 75,314 -0.22% estimation process
2020 74,347 -1.3% estimation process

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People born in Scioto County (2)

People born in Scioto County, including politician John B. Reddick, baseball player and coach Estel Crabtree, .

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