Shelby County, Missouri Population 2018

Shelby County, Missouri's estimated population is 6,021 with a growth rate of -2.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shelby County, Missouri is the 107th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,021-127-2.07%
20166,148971.60%
20166,051-50-0.82%
20156,10180.13%
20146,093-60-0.98%
20136,153-64-1.03%
20126,217-19-0.30%
20116,236-130-2.04%
20106,366-576-8.30%
19906,942-884-11.30%
19807,826-80-1.01%
19707,906-1,157-12.77%
19609,063-667-6.86%
19509,730-1,494-13.31%
194011,224-759-6.33%
193011,983-1,634-12.00%
192013,617-1,247-8.39%
191014,864-1,303-8.06%
190016,1675253.36%
189015,6421,61811.54%
188014,0243,90538.59%
187010,1192,81838.60%
18607,3013,04871.67%
18504,2531,19739.17%
18403,0560.00%

Shelby County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,988
Black or African American112
Two or More Races33
Some Other Race7
Asian4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3
American Indian and Alaska Native1

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

Shelby County, Missouri 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, Missouri Median Age

42.1


Total

40.7


Male

43.6


Female

Shelby County, Missouri Adults

There are 4,697 adults, (1,236 of which are seniors) in Shelby County, Missouri.

Shelby County, Missouri Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Shelby County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

3,083

50.15%

Male

3,065

49.85%

Shelby County, Missouri Households and Families

Shelby County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shelby County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
Male73.4%26.6%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family65%35%
Female51.7%48.3%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shelby County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4802.3772.7
Married1,3572.9680.4
Non Family8641.1665
Female1803.6751.7
Male792.6673.4

2.97

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shelby County, Missouri Households

Shelby County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1944.57%
9th to 12th Grade2034.79%
High School Graduate1,99547.04%
Some College1,04524.64%
Associates Degree2114.98%
Bachelors Degree4029.48%
Graduate Degree1914.50%

Shelby County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1463,758577
Hispanic50486
Black30269
Multiple Races107
Other Race77
Asian441
Islander33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.00%.

Shelby County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,112$34,453$20,858
Less Than High School$22,031$29,239$11,576
High School Grad$25,770$31,075$17,417
Some College$29,044$40,078$22,175
Bachelors Degree$30,231$43,295$25,682
Graduate Degree$39,141$43,750$37,656

$27,112

Average Earnings

$34,453

Average Male

$20,858

Average Female

Shelby County, Missouri Language

Shelby County, Missouri Language by Age

Shelby County, Missouri Language

95.62% of Shelby County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 4.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.34% of the population.

Shelby County, Missouri Poverty

Shelby County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,73683514.56%
Hispanic884854.55%
Black473982.98%
Multiple312064.52%

15.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.80%

Male Poverty Rate

17.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shelby County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Missouri is Black, with 82.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Missouri is White, with 14.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.79%.

Shelby County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.16%
High School13.17%
Some College10.07%
Bachelors or Greater2.26%

Shelby County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.08%
Female Unemployed19.05%
Female Employed8.20%
Male Employed5.93%

Shelby County, Missouri Income

Shelby County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,351$51,185
Families$54,519$61,988
Married Families$58,042$
Non Families$20,694$29,825

Shelby County, Missouri Marital Status

Shelby County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Shelby County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Shelby County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Shelby County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Shelby County, Missouri Veterans

Shelby County, Missouri Veterans by War

470

Number of Veterans

451

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam182
Korea82
Second Gulf War51
First Gulf War39
World War II30

Shelby County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74158
75+142
55 to 6472
35 to 5456
18 to 3442

Shelby County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White46710.15%
Hispanic59.80%
Hawaiian3100.00%

Shelby County, Missouri Veterans by Education

9.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shelby County, Missouri Employment Status

Shelby County, Missouri Employment by Age

64%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Shelby County, Missouri Employment by Race

Shelby County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Shelby County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Shelbina17041623-81-4.75%
Clarence813775-38-4.67%
Shelbyville552525-27-4.89%
Hunnewell184177-7-3.80%
Bethel122118-4-3.28%
Leonard6159-2-3.28%
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