Post navigation ← Previous Next → Eagle Scout Facts Posted on June 19, 2012 by Matt Williams Did you know? Only 4% of all scouts meet the requirements necessary to earn the Eagle Scout award. The average age of an Eagle Scout in 1949 was 14.6 years old, in 2011 it was 17.1 years old. Want to see more interesting Eagle facts? Check out the Eagle Scouts Information Graphic. Also, take a look at the list of BSA Troop 365 Eagle Scouts.