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Scottsboro, AL is #49 on the list Top 100 Best Cities for Outdoor Living in 2021

Community Demographics in Scottsboro, Alabama

In terms of political views, the Scottsboro population skews Republican. The top religion in Scottsboro is Protestant. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Scottsboro, Alabama

Household TypePercentage of Population
Singles in Scottsboro50.3%
Married Couples in Scottsboro49.7%

Age Groups of People Living in Scottsboro, Alabama

Age GroupPercentage of Population
18 to 24 year olds7.7%
25 to 44 year olds23.7%
45 to 64 year olds27.9%
65+ year olds20.2%

Race Diversity in Scottsboro, Alabama

The Race Diversity score in Scottsboro, Alabama is 11.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Race DiversityPercentage of Population
Latino/Hispanics2.5%
Whites90.1%
Black or African Americans5.9%
American Indian & Alaska Natives0.6%
Asians1%
Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders0.3%
Multi1.5%
Other0.6%

The Religion of people living in Scottsboro, Alabama

The primary religious affiliation in Scottsboro, Alabama is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Scottsboro, Alabama is 7.1Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant50.9%
Catholic2.8%
Orthodox0%
Other / Christian0%
Mormon0.6%
Jewish0%
Muslim0%
Buddhist0%
Hindu0%
Other / Non-Christian0%

Industry and Occupation in Scottsboro, Alabama

The top industry present in Scottsboro, Alabama is Manufacturing. 32.9 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 8.1% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Scottsboro, Alabama is 57.8.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

IndustryPercentage of Population
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining0.4%
Construction3.1%
Manufacturing28.7%
Wholesale trade1.3%
Retail trade10.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3.1%
Information1.9%
Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2.1%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services9%
Educational services, health care, and social assistance21.5%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services7%
Other services, except public administration7.1%
Public administration4.3%

The Occupation Diversity score in Scottsboro, Alabama is 77.9.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

OccupationPercentage of Population
Management, business, science, and arts occupations32.9%
Service occupations15.9%
Sales and office occupations18.3%
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations8.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations24.8%

Average Educational level of people living in Scottsboro,Alabama

51.5% of residents in Scottsboro, Alabama have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 43.2% of residents in Scottsboro, Alabama hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Scottsboro, Alabama is 67.6.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Educational levelPercentage of Population
Less than high school graduate12.5%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)35.9%
Some college or associate's degree29.9%
Bachelor's degree15.7%
Graduate or professional degree5.9%

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