KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Shelbyville, KY

Shelbyville, KY is located in Shelby County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Shelbyville is about 24,351 with about 731 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 33,074.

The Average Home Value is $174,400.00, which is roughly 46% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $60,227.00, which is roughly 35% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 4% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Shelbyville is about 4.9%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Shelby County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 46.36% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.95%
Democratic: 34.3%
Libertarian: 1.28%
Other: 0.47%


Nearby Locations

Finchville, KY (5.37 mi.)
Simpsonville, KY (6.95 mi.)
Waddy, KY (9.98 mi.)
Smithfield, KY (11.36 mi.)
Wilsonville, KY (11.61 mi.)
Fisherville, KY (11.61 mi.)
Eminence, KY (12.05 mi.)
Taylorsville, KY (13.46 mi.)
Mount Eden, KY (13.94 mi.)
Pleasureville, KY (14.20 mi.)
Defoe, KY (14.20 mi.)
Cropper, KY (14.20 mi.)
Franklinton, KY (14.20 mi.)
Orchard Grass, KY (14.62 mi.)
Crestwood, KY (14.62 mi.)
Ballardsville, KY (14.62 mi.)
Bagdad, KY (14.72 mi.)
Worthngtn Hls, KY (14.97 mi.)
Coldstream, KY (14.97 mi.)
Pewee Valley, KY (15.27 mi.)
Frankfort, KY (15.29 mi.)
Hatton, KY (15.29 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40065
Latitude : 38.214424
Longitude : -85.176808
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 779 ft.
Area Code(s) : 502

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.63
Male Population Estimate : 40.93%
Female Population Estimate : 43.81%
Median Age : 37.0
Male Median Age : 35.8
Female Median Age : 38.0

White Population Estimate : 71.90%
Black Population Estimate : 8.48%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 10.08%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.75%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.22%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.68%
Other Population Estimate : 5.01%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Shelbyville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Shelby County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2020)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Shelby County: About 118 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Shelby County is about 5% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 59% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.