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Shelby County Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
25,689
Unemployment Rate
3.9%
Poverty Rate
22.7%
Non-Citizens
7.6%

Shelby County Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    62%
  • African American
    19%
  • Hispanic
    18%
  • Asian
    1%
  • Two or more races
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    50%
  • Male
    50%
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%

Income

Median Household Income
$38,121
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    34%
  • $25-$44k
    24%
  • $45-$74k
    23%
  • $75-$149k
    15%
  • $150k+
    5%
Median Individual Income
$21,804
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    36%
  • $15-$34k
    34%
  • $35-$64k
    22%
  • $65k+
    9%
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