Shelbyville, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 513 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -24.8%
 
Males: 291  (56.8%)
Females: 222  (43.2%)
Median resident age:

52.2 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 63469.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,786 (it was $28,542 in 2000)
Shelbyville:

$41,786
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,446 (it was $13,759 in 2000)

Shelbyville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $63,160 (it was $41,200 in 2000)
Shelbyville:

$63,160
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $67,553; detached houses: $69,771; mobile homes: $44,243

Median gross rent in 2019: $515.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shelbyville: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.6%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents)

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  • Races in Shelbyville, MO (2019)
    • 44997.0%White alone
    • 91.9%Black alone
    • 30.6%Two or more races

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According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Shelbyville, Missouri as of February 05, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shelbyville is 109 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (30.9%), American (27.6%), English (11.9%), Irish (8.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.3%), Scottish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1867

Elevation: 768 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 663 people per square mile   (low).

Shelbyville, Missouri map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Missouri:

2.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $691 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $569 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (61.4 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (126.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (268.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Bethel, MO (2.2 miles),
Shelbina, MO (2.8 miles ),
Leonard, MO (3.1 miles),
Plevna, MO (3.4 miles),
Clarence, MO (3.5 miles ),
Newark, MO (3.7 miles),
Hunnewell, MO (3.7 miles ),
Novelty, MO (4.1 miles)

Latitude: 39.81 N, Longitude: 92.04 W

Area code: 573

Distribution of median household income in Shelbyville, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Shelbyville, MO in 2019
Shelbyville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.7%
Missouri:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +102 (+17.6%).
Most common industries in Shelbyville, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.7%)
  • Wood products (9.3%)
  • Public administration (8.0%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.9%)
  • Wood products (14.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (12.1%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (7.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.8%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Shelbyville, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (18.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.4%)
  • Child care workers (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)

Average climate in Shelbyville, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Shelbyville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.6 miles away from the Shelbyville city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 12.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shelbyville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 313% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 241.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 241.8 miles away from Shelbyville center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 354.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 232.6 miles away from Shelbyville center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 227.5 miles away from Shelbyville center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 254.7 miles away from Shelbyville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Shelby County (24) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 12, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shelbyville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shelbyville:

  • SALT RIVER N H (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SHELBINA, MO)
  • CLARENCE NH DISTRICT (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CLARENCE, MO)
  • CLARENCE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CLARENCE, MO)

Airports located in Shelbyville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shelbyville:

  • Moberly Area Community College (about 35 miles; Moberly, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,977)
  • Truman State University (about 39 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Columbia College (about 61 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 62 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 84 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Western Illinois University (about 85 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Lincoln University (about 87 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)

Public high school in Shelbyville:

Public elementary/middle school in Shelbyville:

See full list of schools located in Shelbyville

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Shelby Community Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Shelbyville Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Norm Stewart - Basketball player-coach.

Shelby County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.9%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.0%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
7 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
89 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Shelbyville (2011 data):

  • Exchange Bank of Northeast Missouri: Shelbyville Branch at 116-120 North Washington Street, branch established on 1894/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $136.1 mil, Deposits: $117.3 mil, headquarters in Kahoka, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Lincoln County Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Shelbyville:

Marital status in Shelbyville, MO
  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

For population 25 years and over in Shelbyville:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Missouri average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Shelbyville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shelbyville, MO (based on Shelby County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,20522
Mainline Protestant6218
Catholic5442
None2,003-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Here:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

7.70 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Shelby County:

9.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.7%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Shelby County:

21.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.5%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Shelbyville:

47.1%
Missouri:

48.6%

Average BMI:
Shelbyville:

30.0
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.4%
Missouri:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

21.2%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Shelbyville:

42.1%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

48.5%
State:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.0%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shelbyville, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 8$7,740$11,6103$212
Totals for Government 8$7,740$11,6103$212

Shelbyville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $127,000 ($247.56)
    Central Staff Services: $68,000 ($132.55)
    Regular Highways: $51,000 ($99.42)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($46.78)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($37.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($13.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($5.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $94,000 ($183.24)

Shelbyville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $45,000 ($87.72)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $28,000 ($54.58)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($3.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $187,000 ($364.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $27,000 ($52.63)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $50,000 ($97.47)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $47,000 ($91.62)
    Property: $43,000 ($83.82)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.95)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,000 ($1.95)

Shelbyville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000 ($93.57)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,000 ($72.12)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,000 ($21.44)

Shelbyville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $300,000 ($584.80)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shelbyville:

  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLTI (1560 AM; 1 kW; MACON, MO; Owner: CHIRILLO ELECTRONICS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WPSN (1590 AM; 3 kW; HONESDALE, PA; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shelbyville:

  • WCOY (99.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KWWR (95.7 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KRES (104.7 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: KWIX, INC)
  • KICK-FM (97.9 FM; PALMYRA, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJIR (91.7 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: BELIEVERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWBZ (107.5 FM; MONROE CITY, MO; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRRY (100.9 FM; CANTON, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Shelbyville:

  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTJR (Channel 16; QUINCY, IL; Owner: BELIEVER'S BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 14.9mTotal length
  • $849,000Total costs
  • 3,214Total average daily traffic
  • 302Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,848Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Shelbyville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 183 Meters N Of Rt K On Shelbyville Lake (Lat: 39.806972 Lon: -92.048500), Type: Upole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPLP592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 12/23/2002, Expiration Date: 11/06/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2013, Certifier: Elizabeth Grove, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S Pflumm Rd, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550
  • 5056 Shelby 2340 (Lat: 39.821361 Lon: -92.064306), Call Sign: WQVI297,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.885 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2015, Expiration Date: 02/19/2025, Certifier: Brad Wilt, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • 4546 Shelby 357 (Lat: 39.784833 Lon: -91.975528), Type: Silo, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: WRER354,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.315 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2019, Expiration Date: 12/04/2029, Certifier: Michael Dreckshage, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N3TRE, Licensee ID: L00178223, Grant Date: 10/01/2014, Expiration Date: 10/26/2024, Certifier: Vernon L Cash, Registrant: Vernon L Cash, 301 E 6th Street, Shelbyville, MO 63469

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6272S, N6272S, N-6272S, Serial Number: 15067072, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 01/17/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Sandra L Trustee Humphrey, 411 N Lafayette St, Shelbyville, MO 63469
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9440E, N9440E, N-9440E, Serial Number: 11AC-1077, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 12/11/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Sandra L Trustee Humphrey, 411 N Lafayette St, Shelbyville, MO 63469

Most common first names in Shelbyville, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1877.8 years
Mary1885.6 years
James1379.6 years
Charles1274.6 years
John1182.9 years
Anna886.8 years
Robert865.9 years
Ruby883.3 years
Roy778.0 years
Donald768.7 years
Most common last names in Shelbyville, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Parsons1081.6 years
Tuggle1084.5 years
Stewart882.5 years
Forman882.1 years
Smith780.4 years
Bower784.4 years
Davis785.3 years
Gupton771.9 years
Miller782.6 years
Wood776.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shelbyville, MO
  • 56.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 34.8%Electricity
  • 5.6%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 1.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shelbyville, MO
  • 47.2%Electricity
  • 34.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.2%Wood
  • 5.7%Utility gas


Shelbyville compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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