Shelbyville, Indiana Population 2020

19,466

Shelbyville is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 19,466, it is the 46th largest city in Indiana and the 1892nd largest city in the United States. Shelbyville is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually and its population has increased by 1.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,191 in 2010. Spanning over 13 miles, Shelbyville has a population density of 1,564 people per square mile.

The average household income in Shelbyville is $60,951 with a poverty rate of 16.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $782 per month, and the median house value is $99,100. The median age in Shelbyville is 37.3 years, 35.4 years for males, and 39.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Shelbyville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shelbyville was:

  • White: 90.04%
  • Other race: 4.99%
  • Black or African American: 2.01%
  • Asian: 1.53%
  • Two or more races: 1.13%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Shelbyville, Indiana is 19,466, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 19,326.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,191.

Shelbyville, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,01590.04%
Some Other Race9434.99%
Black or African American3792.01%
Asian2901.53%
Two or More Races2141.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.30%

Shelbyville Population Pyramid 2020

Shelbyville Median Age

37.3


Total

35.4


Male

39.4


Female

Shelbyville Adults

There are 14,371 adults, (2,863 of whom are seniors) in Shelbyville.

Shelbyville Age Dependency

64.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Shelbyville Sex Ratio

Female

9,812

51.92%

Male

9,086

48.08%

Shelbyville Households and Families

Shelbyville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shelbyville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.1%25.9%
Male67.3%32.7%
All58.6%41.4%
Non Family45%55%
Female44.6%55.4%

58.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7102.3858.6
Married3,2403.1174.1
Non Family3,0281.2645
Female9683.2144.6
Male4742.9567.3

2.99

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

10.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shelbyville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6955.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,52011.74%
High School Graduate5,47042.24%
Some College2,20517.03%
Associates Degree8286.39%
Bachelors Degree1,34610.39%
Graduate Degree8856.83%

Shelbyville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,5669,8421,945
Hispanic76437961
Other Race43024741
Black265185
Asian245219161
Native American575741
Multiple Races343415

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 71.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,066$41,646$29,098
Less Than High School$25,845$26,344$25,566
High School Grad$31,123$40,174$24,779
Some College$34,606$46,538$26,720
Bachelors Degree$46,596$58,182$45,283
Graduate Degree$72,957$77,232$63,500

$35,066

Average Earnings

$41,646

Average Male

$29,098

Average Female

Shelbyville Language

Shelbyville Language by Age

Shelbyville Language

91.86% of Shelbyville residents speak only English, while 8.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.62% of the population.

Shelbyville Poverty

Shelbyville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,7922,44115.46%
Hispanic1,56750031.91%
Other91327029.57%
Black3095216.83%
Native572849.12%
Multiple2142411.21%

16.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.25%

Male Poverty Rate

19.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shelbyville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shelbyville is Native, with 49.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shelbyville is Multiple, with 11.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.32%
High School15.41%
Some College9.78%
Bachelors or Greater2.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.91%
Male Unemployed22.97%
Female Employed9.03%
Male Employed6.13%

Shelbyville Income

Shelbyville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,373$60,951
Families$60,381$73,625
Married Families$71,549-
Non Families$32,052$37,938

Shelbyville Marital Status

Shelbyville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Shelbyville Married by Age and Sex

Shelbyville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Shelbyville Marital Status by Race

Shelbyville Veterans

1,116

Number of Veterans

1,038

Male Veterans

78

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam426
First Gulf War172
Second Gulf War168
Korea82
World War II14
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0297.80%
Black6623.57%
Indian2136.84%
Hispanic151.61%

$Shelbyville Veterans by Education

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shelbyville Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Shelbyville Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.51%

Born in Indiana

94.97%

Native Born

5.03%

Foreign Born

4.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.97% of Shelbyville residents were born in the United States, with 77.51% having been born in Indiana. 4.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202019,466700.36%
201919,396700.36%
201819,3262471.29%
201719,079700.37%
201619,009-5-0.03%
201519,01430.02%
201419,01150.03%
201319,006130.07%
201218,993-21-0.11%
201119,014-24-0.13%
201019,0381,0870.59%
200017,9512,6151.59%
199015,3363470.23%
198014,989-105-0.07%
197015,0947770.53%
196014,3172,5832.01%
195011,7349430.84%
194010,7911730.16%
193010,6189170.91%
19209,7012010.21%
19109,5002,3312.86%
19007,1691,7182.78%
18905,4511,7063.83%
18803,7451,0143.21%
18702,7310.00%