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Shelby Park
  • Neighborhood in Louisville, KY

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade C+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade A

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Shelby Park is a neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky with a population of 2,786. Shelby Park is in Jefferson County. Living in Shelby Park offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Shelby Park there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Shelby Park and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Shelby Park are above average.

About

About Shelby Park...
Population
2,786

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$156,413
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$900
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    59%
  • Own
    41%
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Shelby Park Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    4,452
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    122.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    429.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,934.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,886.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    951.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$40,473
National
$75,149
Families with Children
31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    national  11%

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