Shelby Forest, Tennessee Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $138,172 (it was $102,000 in 2000)
Shelby Forest:

$138,172
Tennessee:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,633 - $211,475

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,168

Size of family households: 843 2-persons, 571 3-persons, 497 4-persons, 232 5-persons, 76 6-persons, 75 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 426 1-person, 50 2-persons.

1,342 married couples with children.
852 single-parent households (114 men, 738 women).

97.3% of residents of Shelby Forest speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (43% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 104 (1.3%)
(93.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.2
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Shelby Forest, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 651 bedroom
  • 2412 bedrooms
  • 1,4083 bedrooms
  • 3634 bedrooms
  • 1265+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelby Forest, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 621 bedroom
  • 1312 bedrooms
  • 3293 bedrooms
  • 554 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Shelby Forest in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 105no vehicle
  • 3991 vehicle
  • 8822 vehicles
  • 5843 vehicles
  • 1774 vehicles
  • 565+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Shelby Forest in renter-occupied apartments

  • 82no vehicle
  • 3101 vehicle
  • 1512 vehicles
  • 243 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Shelby Forest, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1253 rooms
  • 774 rooms
  • 4745 rooms
  • 7246 rooms
  • 3947 rooms
  • 2558 rooms
  • 1549+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelby Forest, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 1194 rooms
  • 1805 rooms
  • 1526 rooms
  • 727 rooms
  • 88 rooms
  • 09+ rooms

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Shelby Forest, TN household income distribution

  • 327Less than $10,000
  • 193$10,000 to $14,999
  • 207$15,000 to $19,999
  • 133$20,000 to $24,999
  • 143$25,000 to $29,999
  • 123$30,000 to $34,999
  • 148$35,000 to $39,999
  • 151$40,000 to $44,999
  • 168$45,000 to $49,999
  • 207$50,000 to $59,999
  • 389$60,000 to $74,999
  • 342$75,000 to $99,999
  • 114$100,000 to $124,999
  • 57$125,000 to $149,999
  • 43$150,000 to $199,999
  • 25$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 151995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 71985 to 1989
  • 381980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 81970 to 1974
  • 211965 to 1969
  • 15Before 1965
Shelby Forest commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 16
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 48
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 166
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 361
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 487
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 247
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,014
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 325
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 188
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 425
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 92
  • 90 or more minutes: 72
Shelby Forest, TN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 95.8%
Number of people working at home: 51 (1.5% of all workers)

Shelby Forest mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,868 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 499 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15 (0%)
  • Walked: 27 (1%)
  • Other means: 32 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 51 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 2,962
 United States or American: 916
 English: 528
 Irish: 463
 German: 318
 Italian: 184
 Scottish: 139
 Scotch-Irish: 119
 French (except Basque): 113
 European: 72
 Dutch: 69
 Polish: 32
 British: 28
 Norwegian: 27
 Swiss: 27
 Swedish: 21
 French Canadian: 15
 Subsaharan African:: 6
 African: 6

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 33%India
  • 26%United Kingdom
  • 14%Korea
  • 13%Germany
  • 8%Philippines
  • 6%Mexico

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

67% of Shelby Forest residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 78% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in Tennessee.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 20
  • 7th and 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 25
  • 10th grade: 110
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 269
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 807
  • Less than 1 year of college: 147
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 414
  • Associate degree: 99
  • Bachelor's degree: 271
  • Master's degree: 31
  • Professional school degree: 28
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 24
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 26
  • 7th and 8th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 89
  • 10th grade: 65
  • 11th grade: 101
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 162
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 952
  • Less than 1 year of college: 301
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 440
  • Associate degree: 135
  • Bachelor's degree: 213
  • Master's degree: 32
  • Professional school degree: 38
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 4.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 19.4%Males
  • 6.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 45.0%Females
Shelby Forest marital status for males
Shelby Forest marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

Median worth of mobile homes: $59,331

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Shelby Forest:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 51.5%Utility gas
  • 30.6%Electricity
  • 14.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 54.8%Electricity
  • 35.0%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.1%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 177
Here:

13.8%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 75
Here:

12.6%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 55
Here:

15.7%
Tennessee:

22.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)