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Shelbyville Illinois City Demographics

Shelbyville Illinois City Demographics 2017-01-29T14:35:03+00:00

Shelbyville Illinois City Demographics

shelbyville-illinois-shelby-county-il-demographics-4Shelbyville is located at 39°24′29″N 88°47′59″W (39.408142, -88.799730).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.9 square miles (10 km2), of which, 3.7 square miles (9.6 km2) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) of it (4.90%) is water.

As of the census of 2010, there were 4,700 people, 2,093 households, and 1,345 families residing in the city of Shelbyville.

The population density was 1205.13 people per square mile (3121.27/km²).

shelbyville-illinois-shelby-county-il-demographics-1There were 2,308 housing units at an average density of 619.9 per square mile (239.1/km²)

The racial makeup of the city was 98.26% White, 0.34% African American, 0.26% Native American, 0.32% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 0.28% from other races, and 0.49% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.34% of the population.

There were 2,093 households out of which 27.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.6% were married couples living together, 9.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.9% were non-families.

33.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.89.

shelbyville-illinois-shelby-county-il-demographics-3In the city the population was spread out with 23.0% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 25.3% from 25 to 44, 21.5% from 45 to 64, and 21.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 91.2 males. 

The median income for a household in the city was $32,458, and the median income for a family was $39,205. Males had a median income of $31,477 versus $18,710 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,596. About 6.2% of families and 9.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.2% of those under age 18 and 13.8% of those age 65 or over.