Demographics

Centrally located to five major cities, Shelbyville is an optimum location for a wide array of businesses and industries. The city provides easy access to the I-64 corridor with interchanges on both the east and west boundaries of the city.

Growth over the past decade has made Shelby County the 7th fastest growing county in Kentucky.

Population
Shelby County 33,337 in 2000 34.3% increase from 1990
City of Shelbyville 10,085 in 2000 6.17% increase from 1990


Income
Median Family Income in 1999 $52,764
Per Capita Income in 1999 $20,195
16.6% of the population earns $35,000 to $49,999
24.3% of the population earns $50,000 to $74,999
16.7% of the population earns $75,000 to $99,999


Educational Attainment
High School Graduates 7,627 34.5%
Some College 4,474 20.2%
Bachelor Degree 2,476 11.2%
Graduate Degree 1,649 7.5%