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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Housing
    A-
  3. Nightlife
    B-
  4. Good for Families
    B-
  5. Diversity
    C
  6. Jobs
    B-
  7. Weather
    B-
  8. Cost of Living
    A
  9. Health & Fitness
    B-
  10. Outdoor Activities
    C
  11. Commute
    B-
Shelby County is located in Missouri with a population of 6,061. In Shelby County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Shelby County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Shelby County are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$74,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$549
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Shelby County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    372.7
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    124.2
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    124.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,242.2
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    124.2
    284

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    43%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%

Working in Shelby County

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$44,051
National
$55,322

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