Missouri Scotland County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Scotland County, Missouri. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Missouri Scotland County.

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Street Address: 306 W. Madison, Memphis, MO 63555
Phone Number: (660) 465-7042 Scotland 45,799 18,528

Street Address: 306 West Madison, Memphis, MO 63555
Phone Number: (660) 465-7042 Scotland N/A N/A

Overview of Scotland County, Missouri

Scotland County is a county located in the state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population is 4,983. Its county seat is Memphis.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,138 km² (439 mi²). 1,136 km² (438 mi²) of it is land and 2 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.18% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Davis County, Iowa (northwest)
  • Van Buren County, Iowa (northeast)
  • Clark County (east)
  • Knox County (south)
  • Adair County (southwest)
  • Schuyler County (west)


As of the census of 2000, there are 4,983 people, 1,902 households, and 1,302 families residing in the county. The population density is 4/km² (11/mi²). There are 2,292 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (5/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.82% White, 0.20% Black or African American, 0.14% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.16% from other races, and 0.58% from two or more races. 0.84% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,902 households out of which 32.40% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.20% are married couples living together, 7.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.50% are non-families. 28.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.55 and the average family size is 3.16.

In the county the population is spread out with 28.60% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 24.10% from 25 to 44, 20.80% from 45 to 64, and 19.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 94.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,409, and the median income for a family is $33,529. Males have a median income of $23,836 versus $16,866 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,474. 16.80% of the population and 13.40% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 21.70% of those under the age of 18 and 13.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Scotland County, Missouri has the following cities and towns:

  • Arbela
  • Granger
  • Memphis
  • Rutledge
  • South Gorin

Map of Scotland County Missouri