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Shelby County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2016: 49,064 (49% urban, 51% rural); it was 47,910 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,126
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,231
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,127
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,110 (it was 4,509 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%

Land area: 409 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 120 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Shelby County: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (21.3%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (18.5%), Educational, health and social services (13.8%), Retail trade (12.3%), Construction (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 41%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 56%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Shelby County, Ohio:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years
Males: 24,755  (50.5%)
Females: 24,309  (49.5%)
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Shelby County,OH real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Shelby County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,009 ($44,507 in 1999)

This county:

$58,009
Ohio:

$52,334

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $562 (lower quartile is $449, upper quartile is $651)
This county:

$562
State:

$614


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $142,755 (it was $97,900 in 2000)
Shelby:

$142,755
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $95,017 - $213,896
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,107
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $439

Institutionalized population: 408
Shelby County, OH map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 159 buildings, average cost: $181,800
  • 2008: 121 buildings, average cost: $211,100
  • 2009: 82 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2010: 96 buildings, average cost: $214,300
  • 2011: 78 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2012: 94 buildings, average cost: $187,900
  • 2013: 45 buildings, average cost: $206,500
  • 2014: 39 buildings, average cost: $227,100
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,507 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,529 (1.0%)

Shelby County household income distribution in 2013 Shelby County home values distribution in 2013 Shelby County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.0%
Shelby County:

9.0%
Ohio:

14.6%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.9% for Black residents, 6.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.8% for American Indian residents, 11.3% for other race residents, 18.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 39.5 years old
(Males: 38.3 years old, Females: 40.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.9 years old, Black residents: 23.7 years old, American Indian residents: 48.5 years old, Asian residents: 32.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.3 years old, Other race residents: 28.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Shelby County is $434 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $565 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $705 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sidney, Jackson Center, Fort Loramie, Anna, Botkins, Russia, Port Jefferson, Lockington, Newport, Kettlersville.

Shelby County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
45302Anna5961.30.210.445.2112.35118.315.802.4512.63
45306Botkins2818.30.86.895.144.8169.896.502.708.30
45333Houston16361.38.765.179.5108.454.451.9011.70
45334Jackson Center12170.74.322.625115.82.201.304.50
45336Kettlersville45.80.62.821.952.4386.052.450.603.80
45340Maplewood1013.10.15.152.45.22101.412.101.008.75
45363Russia2717.71.15.724.334.5178.885.102.106.40
45365Sidney494111.107.574.748.41111.085.702.709.50
45845Fort Loramie5148.60.68.896.19.06101.916.003.3510.45

All concentrations are in units of pico-Curies of radiation per liter of air ( pCi/l ).

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Neighboring counties: Auglaize County , Berks County, Pennsylvania , Champaign County, Illinois , Uintah County, Utah , Marshall County, West Virginia , McDonough County, Illinois , Miami County , Linn County, Missouri , Vermillion County, Indiana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 1,321
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 869 (40.5% naturalized citizens)

Shelby County:

1.8%
Whole state:

4.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 4372010 or later
  • 1342000 to 2009
  • 1551990 to 1999
  • 981980 to 1989
  • 921970 to 1979
  • 93Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 77.1%

Shelby County marital status for males Shelby County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,194
  • One, attached: 558
  • Two: 1,588
  • 3 or 4: 819
  • 5 to 9: 432
  • 10 to 19: 457
  • 20 to 49: 219
  • 50 or more: 118
  • Mobile homes: 952
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Shelby County with a mortgage: 7,954 (276 second mortgage, 1,186 home equity loan, 29 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,055

Here:

58.3% with mortgage
State:

63.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Shelby County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,3537
Mainline Protestant8,24128
Evangelical Protestant5,95726
Black Protestant3792
Other3242
None21,169-
Shelby County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Shelby County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
This county:

1.85 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Shelby County:

3.69 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 29
This county:

5.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Shelby County:

9.6%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Shelby County:

28.5%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.9%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Shelby County:

Average size of farms: 203 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $63,848
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $156.55
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.49%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 58.49%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $63,565
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 83.45%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.01%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $77,582
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.88
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 33.31%
Corn for grain: 50885 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 13032 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 88754 harvested acres
Vegetables: 37 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 4 acres

Earthquake activity:

Shelby County-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 147.6 miles away from Shelby County center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 17.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 236.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 213.9 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 181.0 miles away from Shelby County 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 222.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Ohio Severe Storms and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 02, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4077: August 20, 2012, FEMA Id: 4077, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Ohio Severe Wind Storm associated with Tropical Depression Ike, Incident Period: September 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1805: October 24, 2008, FEMA Id: 1805, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tropical Depression, Wind
  • Ohio Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3250: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3250, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Ohio Severe Winter Storms, Flooding and Mudslides, Incident Period: December 22, 2004 to February 01, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1580: February 15, 2005, FEMA Id: 1580, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • Ohio Snow, Incident Period: December 22, 2004 to December 24, 2004, Emergency Declared EM-3198: January 11, 2005, FEMA Id: 3198, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 04, 2003 to July 11, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1478: July 15, 2003, FEMA Id: 1478, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Severe Storm, Flooding, Incident Period: August 07, 1995 to August 18, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1065: August 25, 1995, FEMA Id: 1065, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Incident Period: July 12, 1992 to August 01, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-951: August 04, 1992, FEMA Id: 951, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Ohio Blizzards and Snowstorms, Incident Period: January 26, 1978, Emergency Declared EM-3055: January 26, 1978, FEMA Id: 3055, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Blizzard
  • Ohio Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 02, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3029: February 02, 1977, FEMA Id: 3029, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Shelby County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • India (23%)
  • Japan (13%)
  • Philippines (11%)
  • Other Western Africa (8%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Germany (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Shelby County


  • German (42%)
  • American (16%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Shelby County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 25,042 (85.8%)
  • Carpooled: 2,543 (8.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 39 (0.1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 9 (0.0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 9 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 244 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 458 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 749 (2.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Shelby County, Ohio in 2000:

  • 504 people in nursing homes
  • 135 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 7 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 2 people in unknown juvenile institutions

People in group quarters in Shelby County, Ohio in 2010:

  • 297 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 104 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 85 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 70 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 21 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,109.

4.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,725 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.34%
Ohio average:

4.72%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.25% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($22,835 average AGI)
1.08% relocated from other states ($7,889 average AGI)
Shelby County:

1.08%
Ohio average:

1.60%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Miami County, OH  0.95% ($28,249 average AGI)
from Auglaize County, OH  0.59% ($31,783)
from Logan County, OH  0.31% ($27,267)
from Darke County, OH  0.21% ($28,488)
from Franklin County, OH  0.20% ($35,500)
from Montgomery County, OH  0.16% ($38,938)
from Allen County, OH  0.13% ($33,960)


5.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
Ohio average:

5.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.73% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($22,607 average AGI)
1.49% relocated to other states ($10,250 average AGI)
Shelby County:

1.49%
Ohio average:

2.02%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Miami County, OH  1.17% ($29,852 average AGI)
to Auglaize County, OH  0.48% ($30,936)
to Montgomery County, OH  0.32% ($32,460)
to Logan County, OH  0.26% ($33,333)
to Franklin County, OH  0.25% ($32,680)
to Darke County, OH  0.16% ($41,613)
to Champaign County, OH  0.12% ($36,696)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.1

Births per 1000 population in Shelby County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Shelby County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Shelby County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Shelby County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Shelby County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Shelby County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Shelby County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Shelby County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Shelby County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,896 (5,853 aged, 1,043 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,015 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Shelby County, Ohio in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (666)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (430)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (410)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (336)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (220)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (149)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (142)
  • Congestive heart failure (136)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (131)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (130)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.06
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,416
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 186
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 55,271

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,453
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 730
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 55

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 103.5. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 62.1
  • Other - 41.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 49,064
  • In family households: 42,007 (7,270 male householders, 5,991 female householders)
    10,370 spouses, 15,021 children (13,660 natural, 375 adopted, 999 stepchildren), 954 grandchildren, 432 brothers or sisters, 372 parents, 452 other relatives, 1,080 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,504 (2,728 male householders (2,210 living alone)), 2,476 female householders (2,093 living alone)), 1,308 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 469

Size of family households: 6,268 2-persons, 2,847 3-persons, 2,164 4-persons, 1,245 5-persons, 503 6-persons, 269 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,295 1-person, 693 2-persons, 146 3-persons, 59 4-persons, 7 5-persons.

8,309 married couples with children.
2,876 single-parent households (746 men, 2,130 women).

96.7% of residents of Shelby speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (91% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (38% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 46% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $171,129,000 ($3,527 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,893,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $84,612,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $42,697,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,240,000
Federal grants: $28,954,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,924,000 ($370,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,702,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,569,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $29,845,000
Federal Government insurance: $50,878,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,882
Here:

80 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,185
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +260
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,080
Here -22 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Shelby County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.95 millions of gallons per day (35% from ground, 65% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5

Year house built in Shelby County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 1552014 or later
  • 3272010 to 2013
  • 2,0062000 to 2009
  • 2,9541990 to 1999
  • 2,2961980 to 1989
  • 3,5831970 to 1979
  • 2,2391960 to 1969
  • 2,1221950 to 1959
  • 1,0161940 to 1949
  • 3,6851939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Shelby County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Shelby County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 01 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 1203 rooms
  • 7664 rooms
  • 2,5875 rooms
  • 3,2006 rooms
  • 2,7207 rooms
  • 1,7918 rooms
  • 1,7569+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelby County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 861 room
  • 1252 rooms
  • 7293 rooms
  • 1,6724 rooms
  • 1,0175 rooms
  • 8026 rooms
  • 4287 rooms
  • 3078 rooms
  • 3179+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Shelby County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Shelby County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 13no bedroom
  • 1271 bedroom
  • 1,6802 bedrooms
  • 8,4923 bedrooms
  • 2,2864 bedrooms
  • 4025+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelby County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 99no bedroom
  • 8451 bedroom
  • 2,3732 bedrooms
  • 1,6363 bedrooms
  • 4504 bedrooms
  • 885+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Shelby County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Shelby County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 162no vehicle
  • 2,4351 vehicle
  • 5,6142 vehicles
  • 3,2663 vehicles
  • 1,2064 vehicles
  • 3845+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Shelby County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Shelby County population
  • 695no vehicle
  • 2,7381 vehicle
  • 1,5692 vehicles
  • 4363 vehicles
  • 574 vehicles
  • 175+ vehicles

88.1% of Shelby County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Ohio.

Shelby County:

88.1%
State average:

85.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 41,503
  • Other state: 6,501
  • Northeast: 877
  • Midwest: 1,858
  • South: 3,087
  • West: 690
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Shelby County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 40.5%Utility gas
  • 24.8%Electricity
  • 22.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.1%Wood
  • 3.3%Other fuel
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 52.5%Utility gas
  • 39.0%Electricity
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 433
Here:

7.8%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 389
Here:

12.6%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 331
Here:

22.7%
Ohio:

23.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Shelby County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $8,623,000
    Health - Other: $7,084,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,918,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $6,348,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,019,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,158,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,059,000
    General - Other: $1,786,000
    Police Protection: $1,555,000
    Financial Administration: $1,298,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,119,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $847,000
    Sewerage: $644,000
    Solid Waste Management: $224,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $840,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $739,000
    Health - Other: $644,000
    Central Staff Services: $24,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $237,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,299,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,088,000

Shelby County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $11,180,000
    Sewerage: $619,000
    Solid Waste Management: $255,000
    Regular Highways: $227,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,164,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,006,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $327,000
    Special Assessments: $309,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $97,000
    Sale of Property: $62,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,319,000
    Public Welfare: $3,976,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,286,000
    All Other: $2,931,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,770,000
    Sewerage: $147,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,070,000
    Property: $7,673,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $286,000
    Other License: $108,000

Shelby County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,595,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $8,110,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,894,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,626,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $485,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $384,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $116,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $511,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $386,000

Shelby County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,267,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,125,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 651
  • Number of aged recipients: 15
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 636
  • Number of recipients under 18: 131
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 471
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 49
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 191
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 304
Shelby County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Shelby County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
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Most common first names in Shelby County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary55179.7 years
John44574.6 years
Robert43672.4 years
William43273.9 years
Charles35275.4 years
James31971.2 years
Helen26180.2 years
Ruth24880.7 years
Margaret21480.4 years
George21377.1 years
Most common last names in Shelby County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith21173.4 years
Miller14876.5 years
Davis14771.9 years
Jones11676.0 years
Fogt9780.5 years
Brown9176.9 years
Baker7475.1 years
Wilson7074.1 years
Francis6577.9 years
Martin6076.2 years
Businesses in Shelby County, OH
NameCountNameCount
ALDI2Knights Inn1
AT&T1Kroger2
Ace Hardware2La Quinta1
Advance Auto Parts2La-Z-Boy2
Applebee's1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone2Little Caesars Pizza2
Bath & Body Works1Long John Silver's1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Lowe's1
Burger King2MasterBrand Cabinets6
CVS2Maurices1
Carson Pirie Scott1McDonald's5
Circle K1Menards1
Cold Stone Creamery1Nike4
Comfort Inn2Papa John's Pizza2
Cracker Barrel1Payless1
Cricket Wireless2Penske1
Curves3Pizza Hut3
DHL1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen2RadioShack2
Days Inn1Red Lobster1
Deb1SAS Shoes1
Decora Cabinetry2SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sears2
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx6Subway11
Finish Line1T-Mobile2
Ford1Taco Bell3
GNC1Tim Hortons2
GameStop2True Value1
Goodwill2U-Haul6
H&R Block3UPS14
Hilton1Waffle House2
Home Depot1Walgreens1
JCPenney1Walmart2
Jones New York1Wendy's3
KFC2YMCA5
Kmart1