Scott County, Tennessee

Scott County: County in Tennessee, United States


Scott County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 22,228 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 22,090 inhabitants. Its county seat is Huntsville. The county was created 174 years ago in 1848.

Quick Facts about Scott County

Population : 22,090 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Different from : Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scott County, Scotts Bluff County, Scott County, Scott County
Area : 1381 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Winfield Scott
Capital : Huntsville
Establishment : January 01, 1849
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 08:02:07 (3rd February 2023)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.62% (2010-2020)
Scott County locator map
Location of Scott County on Tennessee map.
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Scott-county-courthouse-tn1 image


Scott County is located at 36°25'43"N 84°30'13"W (36.4285400, -84.5035200). It has 7 neighbors: Campbell County, McCreary County, Wayne County, Anderson County, Fentress County, Morgan County and Pickett County.

Scott County map

The largest city of Scott County is Oneida with a population of 3,704. Other cities include and Huntsville population 1,285. See all Scott County cities & populated places.

Scott County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Oneida 3,704 City in Tennessee, USA
Huntsville 1,285 Human settlement in Scott County, Tennessee, United States of America
Winfield 1,003 Town in Tennessee, United States

Scott County has 7 neighbours.

  • Huntsville


According to census records, the population of Scott County decreased by 0.62% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 22,228 - census
2011 22,105 -0.56% estimation process
2012 22,175 0.32% estimation process
2013 22,062 -0.51% estimation process
2014 21,990 -0.33% estimation process
2015 21,893 -0.44% estimation process
2016 21,890 -0.01% estimation process
2017 21,964 0.34% estimation process
2018 22,028 0.29% estimation process
2019 22,068 0.18% estimation process
2020 22,090 0.1% estimation process

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