Shelby County Population 2018

Shelby County's estimated population is 213,605 with a growth rate of 1.20% 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
2017213,6052,5321.20%
2016211,0732,1961.05%
2015208,8772,7251.32%
2014206,1522,2551.11%
2013203,8973,0691.53%
2012200,8282,9431.49%
2011197,8851,8680.95%
2010196,01796,65997.28%
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
White175,14281.99%
Black or African American25,26611.83%
Asian4,4722.09%
Two or More Races2,7421.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native7890.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1160.05%

Shelby County Population Pyramid

0k2k4k6k8k Male Population0k2k4k6k8k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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