Scott County is named for Winfield Scott, who was a general in the United States Army and a candidate for President in 1852.
Created: March 26, 1873
Scott City 1886 – present
County Courthouse – Scott City
Location: 303 Court Street / West 4th Street
Built: 1924 – 1925
Style: Classical Revival
Architect: Mann & Company of Hutchinson
Contractor: Henderson & Riggs
Description: The building faces east and is a three story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building has four large columns on the east side which support a large stone portico above the entrance. Above the portico is a stone crest. The roof line is flat. The building is located on landscaped grounds.
See: The architect, Mann & Company of Hutchinson, designed courthouses in Ellis County, Ellsworth County, Graham County, Lane County, Pratt County, Republic County, Stafford County and Stevens County.
E – Lane County
S – Finney County
W – Wichita County
Photos taken 2007