Shelby County, Ohio Population 2018

Shelby County, Ohio's estimated population is 48,759 with a growth rate of -0.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shelby County, Ohio is the 50th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201748,759-190-0.39%
201648,9492230.46%
201648,726-241-0.49%
201548,967330.07%
201448,934-188-0.38%
201349,122130.03%
201249,109-105-0.21%
201149,214-99-0.20%
201049,3134,3989.79%
199044,9151,8264.24%
198043,0895,34114.15%
197037,7484,16212.39%
196033,5865,09817.90%
195028,4882,4179.27%
194026,0711,1474.60%
193024,924-999-3.85%
192025,9231,2605.11%
191024,663380.15%
190024,625-82-0.33%
189024,7075702.36%
188024,1373,38916.33%
187020,7483,25518.61%
186017,4933,53525.33%
185013,9581,80414.84%
184012,1548,483231.08%
18303,6711,56574.31%
18202,1060.00%

Shelby County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White46,226
Black or African American1,450
Two or More Races538
Asian405
American Indian and Alaska Native179
Some Other Race151

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

Shelby County, Ohio 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, Ohio Median Age

39.5


Total

38.2


Male

41


Female

Shelby County, Ohio Adults

There are 36,271 adults, (7,147 of which are seniors) in Shelby County, Ohio.

Shelby County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Shelby County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

24,270

49.58%

Male

24,679

50.42%

Shelby County, Ohio Households and Families

Shelby County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shelby County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All70.8%29.2%
Non Family56.1%43.9%
Male55.5%44.5%
Female37.3%62.7%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shelby County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4282.6370.8
Married10,4433.1685.7
Non Family5,0941.2456.1
Female1,9723.2437.3
Male9192.9855.5

3.08

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shelby County, Ohio Households

Shelby County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9032.80%
9th to 12th Grade2,1016.50%
High School Graduate14,03443.45%
Some College6,41919.87%
Associates Degree3,32410.29%
Bachelors Degree3,27710.15%
Graduate Degree2,2436.94%

Shelby County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,53527,8085,119
Black70956845
Hispanic38729322
Asian375355206
Multiple Races20218172
Native American12312256
Other Race11075

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 99.19%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 54.93%.

Shelby County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,764$44,291$27,776
Less Than High School$22,779$26,552$18,558
High School Grad$32,572$41,283$22,628
Some College$38,080$46,901$30,265
Bachelors Degree$49,973$55,545$36,081
Graduate Degree$55,449$63,300$50,243

$36,764

Average Earnings

$44,291

Average Male

$27,776

Average Female

Shelby County, Ohio Language

Shelby County, Ohio Language by Age

Shelby County, Ohio Language

97.04% of Shelby County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.10% of the population.

Shelby County, Ohio Poverty

Shelby County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,0304,0098.90%
Black1,40439127.85%
Multiple53710218.99%
Hispanic714517.14%
Asian400307.50%
Native179179.50%
Other1431711.89%

9.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.93%

Male Poverty Rate

11.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shelby County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Ohio is Black, with 27.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.26%.

Shelby County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.19%
High School8.85%
Some College5.64%
Bachelors or Greater1.35%

Shelby County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.22%
Male Unemployed30.65%
Female Employed6.29%
Male Employed3.27%

Shelby County, Ohio Income

Shelby County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,169$71,318
Families$67,539$82,834
Married Families$74,805$93,248
Non Families$33,083$38,174

Shelby County, Ohio Marital Status

Shelby County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Shelby County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Shelby County, Ohio 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 55To64.

Shelby County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Shelby County, Ohio Veterans

Shelby County, Ohio Veterans by War

3,326

Number of Veterans

3,105

Male Veterans

221

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,256
First Gulf War652
Second Gulf War344
Korea283
World War II153

Shelby County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54945
65 to 74779
55 to 64713
75+671
18 to 34218

Shelby County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2059.29%
Black10611.94%
Indian159.93%
Hispanic30.69%

Shelby County, Ohio Veterans by Education

3.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shelby County, Ohio Employment Status

Shelby County, Ohio Employment by Age

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Shelby County, Ohio Employment by Race

Shelby County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Shelby County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sidney2122220564-658-3.10%
Anna15721532-40-2.54%
Fort Loramie14831497140.94%
Jackson Center14621456-6-0.41%
Botkins11681145-23-1.97%
Russia640652121.88%
Port Jefferson368356-12-3.26%
Kettlersville179175-4-2.23%
Lockington141137-4-2.84%
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