Scott AFB demographics profile

StatisticScott AFBIllinoisNational
Population2,98212,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)69122291
Median age23.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)77%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1866%44%43%
Speak English92%77%79%
Speak Spanish4%13%13%
Scott AFB, IL has a population of 2,982 and is the 8,853rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 691 per sq mi which is 211% higher than the Illinois average and 662% higher than the national average. The median age in Scott AFB is 24 which is approximately 37% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Scott AFB, 77% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 92% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 31% of Scott AFB residents were born in Illinois, 65% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Scott AFB is 211% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Scott AFB is 37% lower than Illinois.
  • In Scott AFB 75.96% of the population is White.
  • In Scott AFB 17.20% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Scott AFB 1.24% of the population is Asian.

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Scott AFB population breakdown by race

RaceScott AFBIllinoisNational
White75.96%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American17.20%14.30%12.63%
Asian1.24%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.20%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race5.06%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.34%5.86%4.75%
In Scott AFB, 5.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Scott AFB, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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