Scotia, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Scotia, New York Info Snack

Population
7,648
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
9.3%
Median Home
$150,500
Median Income
$67,167
Median Rent
$871

Scotia SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Scotia, NY Cost Of Living

98
Scotia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Scotia New York National Average
Overall 98 119 100
Services 108 112 100
Groceries 112 110 100
Health 105 102 100
Housing 76 144 100
Transportation 105 105 100
Utilities 101 99 100

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Rankings for Scotia in New York

Map Of Scotia, NY

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Population over time in Scotia

Year Population % Change
2020 7,648 -0.9%
2019 7,715 -0.8%
2018 7,775 0.6%
2017 7,732 -0.2%
2016 7,744 0.0%
2015 7,742 0.2%
2014 7,723 0.0%
2013 7,720 -0.1%
2012 7,725 0.4%
2011 7,698 -

Race / Ethnicity in Scotia

White
85.8% (6,562)
African American
4.7% (359)
American Indian
0.1% (8)
Asian
0.1% (8)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (45)
Two Or More
1.8% (140)
Hispanic
6.9% (526)
Race Scotia NY USA
White 85.8% 55.2% 60.1%
African American 4.7% 14.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 8.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.9% 19.1% 18.2%

Gender in Scotia

Female
53.3% (4,073)
Male
46.7% (3,575)
Gender Scotia NY USA
Female 53.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Scotia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (76)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (305)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,988)
Some College
18.0% (1,376)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,070)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (1,835)
Master's Degree
11.0% (841)
Professional Degree
1.0% (76)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (76)
Education Scotia NY USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Scotia, New York

Less than $10,000
2.6% (20,087)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (56,588)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (111,706)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.1% (46,544)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (97,008)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.0% (76,431)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.8% (136,448)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.7% (135,714)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.2% (70,061)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (14,208)
Income Scotia NY USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 4.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.1% 7.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 10.4% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.0% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.8% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.7% 16.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.2% 8.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 11.5% 8.3%

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