Shelby County Population 2017

Shelby County's estimated population is 210,622 with a growth rate of 1.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shelby County is the 5th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016210,6222,0951.00%
2015208,5272,5371.23%
2014205,9902,1651.06%
2013203,8253,0361.51%
2012200,7892,8141.42%
2011197,9751,9220.98%
2010196,05396,69597.32%
199099,35833,06049.87%
198066,29828,26174.30%
197038,0375,90518.38%
196032,1321,7705.83%
195030,3621,4004.83%
194028,9621,3865.03%
193027,5764791.77%
192027,0971480.55%
191026,9493,26513.79%
190023,6842,79813.40%
189020,8863,65021.18%
188017,2365,01841.07%
187012,218-400-3.17%
186012,6183,08232.32%
18509,5363,42456.02%
18406,1124087.15%
18305,7043,288136.09%
18202,4160.00%

Shelby County Population Growth

Population Data via

Shelby County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White175,14283.15%
Black or African American25,26612.00%
Asian4,4722.12%
Two or More Races2,7421.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native7890.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1160.06%

Shelby County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Shelby County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Birmingham212204212157-47-0.02%
Alabaster310663294818826.06%
Pelham214522305015987.45%
Helena1695818673171510.11%
Calera1160413489188516.24%
Chelsea1052412341181717.27%
Montevallo629867234256.75%
Columbiana416845393718.90%
Vincent20782118401.92%
Wilsonville19081987794.14%
Harpersville16511680291.76%
Westover1248154229423.56%
Wilton67968230.44%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990