Scott County , Illinois

Scott County: County in Illinois, United States

Scott County locator map
Location of Scott County on Illinois map.

About

Scott County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,355 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 4,950 inhabitants. Its county seat is Winchester. The county was created 182 years ago in 1838.

Map of Illinois highlighting Scott County locator map image
Map of Illinois highlighting Scott County
Map of Illinois highlighting Scott County locator map image

Geography

Scott County is located at 39°38'39"N 90°28'29"W (39.6441400, -90.4747000). It has 3 neighbors: Greene County, Morgan County and Pike County.

Scott County map

The largest city of Scott County is Winchester with a population of 1,466. Other cities include and Bluffs population 658. See all Scott County cities & populated places.

Weather

Scott County forecast: Sunny. High near 62, with temperatures falling to around 57 in the afternoon. West northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. more

Scott County Quick Facts

Population : 4,950 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Different from : Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scotts Bluff County
Area : 655 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : Scott County
Capital : Winchester
Establishment : January 01, 1839
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:24:18 (16th October 2021)
Density : 8 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.18% (2010-2020)
Weather : 62℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Scott County has 3 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Scott County decreased by 8.18% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,355 - census
2011 5,229 -2.41% estimation process
2012 5,287 1.1% estimation process
2013 5,211 -1.46% estimation process
2014 5,170 -0.79% estimation process
2015 5,110 -1.17% estimation process
2016 5,052 -1.15% estimation process
2017 4,983 -1.38% estimation process
2018 4,927 -1.14% estimation process
2019 4,951 0.48% estimation process
2020 4,950 -0.02% estimation process

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People born in Scott County (1)

American stage actress Viola Katherine Clemmons was born in Scott County

Other places with the same name (11)

Scott County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Winchester 1,466 County seat of Scott County, Illinois, USA
Bluffs 658 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Manchester 269 Village in Illinois
Alsey 210 Village in Illinois, United States
Glasgow 133 Village in Scott County, Illinois, United States
Naples 119 Town in Scott county, Illinois, United States
Exeter 60 Village in Scott County, Illinois, United States

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