Shelby County, Missouri's estimated population is 6,049 with a growth rate of -0.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shelby County, Missouri is the 103rd largest county in Missouri. The 2010 Population was 6,373 and has seen a growth of -5.08% since this time.
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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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
96.67% of Shelby County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 3.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.67% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Missouri is Native, with 82.35% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Shelby County, Missouri is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.14%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Shelby County, Missouri
99.03% of Shelby County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 76.45% having been born in Missouri. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.