Shelby County, Indiana Population 2018

Shelby County, Indiana's estimated population is 44,395 with a growth rate of -0.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shelby County, Indiana is the 33rd largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201744,395-9-0.02%
201644,4041760.40%
201644,228-121-0.27%
201544,349-18-0.04%
201444,367110.02%
201344,356820.19%
201244,274-23-0.05%
201144,297-28-0.06%
201044,3254,0189.97%
199040,3074201.05%
198039,8872,0905.53%
197037,7973,70410.86%
196034,0936,06721.65%
195028,0262,0737.99%
194025,953-599-2.26%
193026,5525702.19%
192025,982-820-3.06%
191026,8023111.17%
190026,4911,0374.07%
189025,4541970.78%
188025,2573,36515.37%
187021,8922,32311.87%
186019,5694,06726.24%
185015,5023,49729.13%
184012,0055,71090.71%
18306,2950.00%

Shelby County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White41,852
Some Other Race1,127
Black or African American573
Two or More Races451
Asian291
American Indian and Alaska Native110

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Shelby County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Shelby County, Indiana Median Age

41.5


Total

40.5


Male

42.3


Female

Shelby County, Indiana Adults

There are 34,058 adults, (6,883 of which are seniors) in Shelby County, Indiana.

Shelby County, Indiana Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Shelby County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

22,492

50.65%

Male

21,912

49.35%

Shelby County, Indiana Households and Families

Shelby County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shelby County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All72.2%27.8%
Male67.5%32.5%
Non Family61%39%
Female52.8%47.2%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shelby County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,3092.5272.2
Married8,6943.184.4
Non Family5,7881.2761
Female1,9163.2752.8
Male9113.4267.5

3.06

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shelby County, Indiana Households

Shelby County, Indiana Education

Shelby County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1123.64%
9th to 12th Grade2,6358.62%
High School Graduate13,14443.00%
Some College6,12720.04%
Associates Degree2,4678.07%
Bachelors Degree3,21010.50%
Graduate Degree1,8756.13%

Shelby County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,80225,6314,708
Hispanic88250190
Other Race51934245
Black37823917
Asian226199146
Multiple Races18615771
Native American784935

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.99%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 64.60%.

Shelby County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,341$42,129$26,962
Less Than High School$22,282$26,250$16,603
High School Grad$30,701$40,085$23,436
Some College$35,745$42,696$26,627
Bachelors Degree$46,976$61,250$37,675
Graduate Degree$59,295$69,702$54,046

$35,341

Average Earnings

$42,129

Average Male

$26,962

Average Female

Shelby County, Indiana Language

Shelby County, Indiana Language by Age

Shelby County, Indiana Language

95.92% of Shelby County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Shelby County, Indiana Poverty

Shelby County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White40,4044,73511.72%
Hispanic1,72263236.70%
Other1,10751346.34%
Black516265.04%
Native1101816.36%
Multiple44271.58%

12.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.25%

Male Poverty Rate

13.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shelby County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Indiana is Other, with 46.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Indiana is Multiple, with 1.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.87%.

Shelby County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.82%
High School11.48%
Some College7.67%
Bachelors or Greater2.10%

Shelby County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.10%
Female Unemployed33.53%
Female Employed7.60%
Male Employed4.53%

Shelby County, Indiana Income

Shelby County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,651$63,465
Families$64,461$74,095
Married Families$73,905$84,899
Non Families$31,483$38,903

Shelby County, Indiana Marital Status

Shelby County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Shelby County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Shelby County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Shelby County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Shelby County, Indiana Veterans

Shelby County, Indiana Veterans by War

3,167

Number of Veterans

2,906

Male Veterans

261

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,104
First Gulf War430
Korea344
Second Gulf War298
World War II125

Shelby County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74860
35 to 54836
75+699
55 to 64622
18 to 34150

Shelby County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0579.41%
Black7519.48%
Hispanic302.87%
Indian1721.79%
Other132.08%
2 or More52.16%

Shelby County, Indiana Veterans by Education

4.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shelby County, Indiana Employment Status

Shelby County, Indiana Employment by Age

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Shelby County, Indiana Employment by Race

Shelby County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Shelby County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Shelbyville1909719048-49-0.26%
Edinburgh 44884577891.98%
Morristown12491340917.29%
St. Paul 10331050171.65%
Fairland587584-3-0.51%
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