Scottsboro, AL has a population of 14,748 and is the 2,879th largest city in the United States. The population density is 291 per sq mi which is 200% higher than the Alabama average and 221% higher than the national average. The median age in Scottsboro is 45 which is approximately 16% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Scottsboro, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 70% of Scottsboro residents were born in Alabama, 27% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.