Scottsboro, Alabama

Population 14,804

Scottsboro is located in Jackson County, AL. The population is 14,804, making Scottsboro the largest city in Jackson County.

There are 7 public schools in Scottsboro with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Scottsboro is moderate , and there are 46 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Scottsboro is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Scottsboro property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Scottsboro include Section, Hollywood and Langston.

Scottsboro Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 16%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.6%

Crime Rate

48.08% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 259
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 27
  • Burglary: 566
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

37.89% Higher than national avg.
  • 46 offenders in Scottsboro
  • 31.07 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

82 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 9
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 68


Low 2.7%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 2.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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7 Public Schools view public schools

There are 7 K-12 public schools in Scottsboro, AL and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Scottsboro's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

38 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Scottsboro, AL issued 38 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Scottsboro, AL issued 33 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $490
  • 1 Bedroom: $560
  • 2 Bedrooms: $670
  • 3 Bedrooms: $910
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,180

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Environmental Hazards

82 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1230/1345)
    Scottsboro, AL has 91.45% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Scottsboro, AL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Scottsboro, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 40.35°
  • February 43.18°
  • March 51.83°
  • April 61.05°
  • May 67.27°
  • June 76.18°
  • July 80.93°
  • August 78.4°
  • September 69.87°
  • October 58.27°
  • November 49.8°
  • December 41.17°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Scottsboro, AL

Scottsboro, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Scottsboro, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Scottsboro, AL has a high risk of hail storms.
Scottsboro, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Scottsboro, AL: $40,722


Unemployment in Scottsboro is 2.7%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 2.5% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.57%
White Collar - 52.43%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Mo Brooks

Neighborhood Info

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