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Population Demographics for Shelby County, Kentucky in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population42,074100
Hispanic or Latino3,8129
Black or African American3,1467
Some Other Race1,6283
Two or More Races9382
Asian258Below 1%
American Indian116Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population20,24321,83142,074
Hispanic or Latino2,1531,6593,812
Black or African American1,4741,6723,146
Some Other Race9426861,628
Two or More Races469469938
American Indian6551116

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Shelby County

Total Population:42,074
Male Population:20,243
Female Population:21,831

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Shelby County

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Shelby County

Total Population:40,378
Male Population:19,944
Under 5 years:1,424
5 to 9 years:1,537
10 to 14 years:1,473
15 to 17 years:877
18 and 19 years:462
20 years:211
21 years:179
22 to 24 years:631
25 to 29 years:1,227
30 to 34 years:1,226
35 to 39 years:1,394
40 to 44 years:1,452
45 to 49 years:1,572
50 to 54 years:1,465
55 to 59 years:1,322
60 and 61 years:506
62 to 64 years:747
65 and 66 years:375
67 to 69 years:540
70 to 74 years:577
75 to 79 years:365
80 to 84 years:235
85 years and over:147
Female Population:20,434
Under 5 years:1,342
5 to 9 years:1,469
10 to 14 years:1,413
15 to 17 years:850
18 and 19 years:430
20 years:188
21 years:169
22 to 24 years:622
25 to 29 years:1,203
30 to 34 years:1,304
35 to 39 years:1,413
40 to 44 years:1,495
45 to 49 years:1,609
50 to 54 years:1,512
55 to 59 years:1,477
60 and 61 years:533
62 to 64 years:790
65 and 66 years:394
67 to 69 years:520
70 to 74 years:614
75 to 79 years:457
80 to 84 years:335
85 years and over:295

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Shelby County

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Shelby County

Family led homes:11,307
Husband-wife family:8,750
Other family:2,557
Population of male led with no wife present:744
Population female led with no husband present:1,813
Population of Nonfamily homes:4,014
Population living alone:3,241
Population not living alone:773

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Shelby County with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:5,548
Population of family homes:5,493
Husband-wife family:3,766
Under 6 years only:874
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:825
6 to 17 years only:2,067
Other family:1,727
Male householder, no wife present:495
Under 6 years only:137
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:103
6 to 17 years only:255
Female led with no husband present:1,232
Under 6 years only:280
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:232
6 to 17 years only:720
Nonfamily households:55
Male led households:44
Under 6 years only:9
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5
6 to 17 years only:30
Female led householder:11
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:10
Households with no people under 18 years:9,773
Family households:5,814
Husband-wife family:4,984
Other family:830
Male led with no wife present:249
Female led with no husband present:581
Nonfamily households:3,959
Male led householder:1,781
Female led householder:2,178

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Shelby County, by type

Total Home Population:15,321
Population of Family homes:11,307
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:339
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,758
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,485
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,542
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,166
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,060
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,338
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:514
Population of 85 year olds and over:105
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:4,014
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:168
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:421
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:435
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:847
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:437
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:448
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:590
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:456
Population of 85 year olds and over:212

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Shelby County containing people over 60

Total Population:15,321
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:5,191
1-person household:1,582
2-or-more-person household:3,609
Family households:3,443
Nonfamily households:166
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:10,130
1-person household:1,659
2-or-more-person household:8,471
Family homes:7,864
Nonfamily homes:607

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Shelby County with multiple generations.

Total Population:15,321
Home has three or more generations:566
Home does not have three or more generations:14,755

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Shelby County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:10,376
Unmarried partner of home lead present:949
In family homes:898
Population of male led and male partner homes:36
Population of male led and female partner households:365
Population of female led and female partner households:38
Population of female led and male partner households:459
In nonfamily homes:51
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:44
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:4
No unmarried partner of home lead present:9,427
In family homes:9,400
Population of husband-wife family homes:7,278
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:487
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,635
In nonfamily homes:27

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Shelby County

Total Population:34,182
Population Under 18 years:10,151
Population 18 years and over:24,031

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Shelby County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:10,938
Family home:8,526
Nonfamily homess:2,412
Male led home:1,035
Living alone:820
Not living alone:215
Female led home:1,377
Living alone:1,186
Not living alone:191
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,383
Family run homes:2,781
Husband-wife family:1,436
Other family:1,345
Male led with no wife present:388
Female led with no husband present:957
Nonfamily Homes:1,602
Male led homes:790
Male living alone:570
Male not living alone:220
Female led homes:812
Females living alone:665
Females not living alone:147

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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