Scotland County, Missouri

Scotland County: County in Missouri, United States


Scotland County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 4,843 and a population density of 4 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 4,871 inhabitants. Its county seat is Memphis. The county was created 182 years ago in 1840.

Scotland County locator map
Location of Scotland County on Missouri map.

Quick Facts about Scotland County

Population : 4,871 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
Different from : Scotland County
Area : 1138 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.6%
Land as percent of area : 99.4%
Named for : Scotland
Capital : Memphis
Establishment : January 01, 1841
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:31:08 (6th December 2023)
Density : 4 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.57% (2010-2020)
Weather : 21℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
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Scotland County is located at 40°27'9"N 92°8'49"W (40.4526000, -92.1470500). It has 5 neighbors: Davis County, Van Buren County, Clark County, Knox County and Schuyler County.

Scotland County map

The largest city of Scotland County is Memphis with a population of 1,815. Other cities include and Granger population 34. See all Scotland County cities & populated places.

Scotland County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Scotland County.

City Name Population Title
Memphis 1,815 City in Scotland County, Missouri, United States
Rutledge 108 Village in the United States
Arbela 41 Village in the United States
Granger 34 Human settlement in Scotland County, Missouri, United States of America


Scotland County forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. more

Scotland County has 5 neighbours.

  • Memphis


The population of Scotland County increased by 0.57% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,843 - census
2011 4,835 -0.17% estimation process
2012 4,865 0.62% estimation process
2013 4,893 0.57% estimation process
2014 4,840 -1.1% estimation process
2015 4,821 -0.39% estimation process
2016 4,902 1.65% estimation process
2017 4,948 0.93% estimation process
2018 4,938 -0.2% estimation process
2019 4,902 -0.73% estimation process
2020 4,871 -0.64% estimation process

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People born in Scotland County (4)

People born in Scotland County, including outlaw Tom Horn, politician James Pulliam, minister William Buel Stevens, .


  • William D. Fenton (Oregon lawyer and politician in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.) he was born in 29/06/1853

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