In 2017, Shelby County, KY had a population of 45.8k people with a median age of 38.8 and a median household income of $63,171. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Shelby County, KY grew from 44,967 to 45,831, a 1.92% increase and its median household income grew from $61,737 to $63,171, a 2.32% increase.
The population of Shelby County, KY is 80.4% White Alone, 9.11% Hispanic or Latino, and 6.77% Black or African American Alone. 9.16% of the people in Shelby County, KY speak a non-English language, and 94.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Shelby County, KY is $184,900, and the homeownership rate is 69.3%. Most people in Shelby County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Shelby County, KY is 2 cars per household.