Economy Shelbyville, KY. employs 7,190 people. Largely employing Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Retail Trade, and Manufacturing. The average income of a single resident is $28,555 a year, and the median household income is $44,739 a year. The average Male in Shelbyville is paid 1.39 times higher than the average female. The highest paid race/ethnicity is Asian, followed by Alaska Native, with White as the lowest. The order of race/ethnicity living below the poverty line is White, followed by Hispanic or Latino, and Black or African American. The average unemployment rate is 3.8%, and the poverty rate is 16.7%
Cost of Living Shelbyville’s cost of living is 8.7% lower than the US Average.
Population The population is 15,039, there is a population density of 1,859. The median age is 34. There is approximately 2.8 people per household. The race/ethnicity is 69.9% of White, 14.5% of Hispanic or Latino, and 10.3% Black or African American makes up Shelbyville’s diversity.
Transportation The average commute time is 21.6 minutes one way to work. Most households in Shelbyville have 2 cars, followed by 1 car. The average commuting statistics are as follows. 79.1% drive alone, 14.6% carpool, and 2.97% work at home.
Real Estate The median property value for Shelbyville is $154,100. Home appreciation over the last 10 years has been 4.39%. The average range for property taxes rate is $800-1500.
Schools Shelbyville public schools spend about $10,054 per student. There are 17 students per teacher, 602 students per librarian, and 556 students per counselor. The female student ratio is 9,125, to male 6,407. Most students race/ethnicity in Shelbyville are white 72.3%, followed by Black or African American 12.9%, Asian 3.64%, and Hispanic or Latino 2.98%. The largest post-graduates schools are the University of Louisville, Jefferson County Community and Technical College, and Sullivan University. The most popular major being Registered Nurse 3.81%, General Psychology 2.56%, and Speech Communication and Rhetoric 2.08%.
Safety Shelbyville Violent Crime 19.1 (on average 4,518). Shelbyville Property Crime 35.9 (on average 28,737).
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