Shelley, Idaho Population 2024

5,288

Shelley is a city located in Bingham County Idaho. Shelley has a 2024 population of 5,288. Shelley is currently growing at a rate of 1.71% annually and its population has increased by 9.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,833 in 2020.

The average household income in Shelley is $92,730 with a poverty rate of 6.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Shelley is 29.9 years, 27.3 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.

Shelley Demographics

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

  • White: 82.68%
  • Two or more races: 10.43%
  • Other race: 6.7%
  • Asian: 0.18%
  • Black or African American:
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Idaho
Land Area (mi²)
1.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
2,947.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
9.41% (455)
The current population of Shelley, Idaho is 5,288 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,833.

Shelley, Idaho Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White4,03382.68%
Two or more races50910.43%
Other race3276.7%
Asian90.18%
Black or African American
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Shelley Population by Race

Shelley Population Pyramid 2024

Shelley Median Age

29.9

Total

27.3

Male

35.7

Female

Shelley Adults

There are 3,399 adults, (474 of whom are seniors) in Shelley.

Shelley Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Shelley Sex Ratio

Female2,41949.59%
Male2,45950.41%

Shelley Population by Age

Shelley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,5903.0675.224.8
Married8853.9586.813.2
Non Family4611.1373.526.5
Female2173.3228.671.4
Male274.741000
showing: 5 rows

3.85

Average Family Size

3.06

Average Household Size

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Shelley Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Shelley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shelley Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 24.78%.

Shelley Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$35,518

Average Earnings

$46,315

Average Male

$31,351

Average Female

Shelley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shelley Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Shelley Language

88.88% of Shelley residents speak only English, while 11.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.57% of the population.

Shelley Language

Shelley Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,9342115.36%
Multiple50912825.15%
Hispanic597345.7%
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6.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.82%

Male Poverty Rate

3.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shelley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shelley is Multiple, with 25.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shelley is White, with 5.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 9.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.09%.

Shelley Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.79%
Bachelors or Greater5.13%
High School2.9%
Some College2.69%
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Shelley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed23.91%
Male Employed2.96%
Female Employed1.66%
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Shelley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shelley Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Shelley Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Shelley Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Shelley 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 20-34.

Shelley Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Shelley Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

145

Number of Veterans

145

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Shelley Veterans by War

count

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Shelley Veterans by Age

count

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Shelley Veterans by Race

Shelley Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

93.1%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shelley Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

75.3%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Shelley Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Shelley Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Shelley Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

70.09%

Born in Shelley

93.95%

Native Born

6.05%

Foreign Born

4.74%

Non Citizen

1.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.95% of Shelley residents were born in the United States, with 70.09% having been born in Idaho. 4.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Shelley Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20295,733891.58%
20285,644891.6%
20275,555891.63%
20265,466891.66%
20255,377891.68%
20245,288891.71%
20235,199891.74%
20225,110891.77%
20215,0211883.89%
20204,8333648.14%
20194,469611.38%
20184,408-9-0.2%
20174,417902.08%
20164,32760.14%
20154,321-38-0.87%
20144,359-33-0.75%
20134,392-23-0.52%
20124,415-46-1.03%
20114,461200.45%
20104,44162816.47%
20003,8132777.83%
19903,5362367.15%
19803,30068626.24%
19702,61420.08%
19602,612
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Shelley Population by Year