Shelby SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Shelby, NC Photos

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Shelby, North Carolina Info Snack

Shelby is a city in and the county seat of Cleveland County, North Carolina, United States. It lies near the western edge of the Charlotte combined statistical area. The population was 20,323 at the 2010 census.
Population
20,058
Unemployment
13.0%
Poverty
28.0%
Median Home
$117,000
Median Income
$33,968
Median Rent
$707

Rankings for Shelby in North Carolina

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Map Of Shelby, NC

Population over time in Shelby

Year Population % Change
2017 20,058 -1.0%
2016 20,259 0.1%
2015 20,245 -0.2%
2014 20,283 -0.3%
2013 20,335 0.0%
2012 20,331 -0.2%
2011 20,377 -0.2%
2010 20,417 -

Race / Ethnicity in Shelby

White
53.3% (10,694)
African American
39.9% (8,012)
American Indian
0.0% (7)
Asian
0.7% (150)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (16)
Two Or More
1.0% (192)
Hispanic
4.9% (987)
Race Shelby NC USA
White 53.3% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 39.9% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.9% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Shelby, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
13.7% (274,794)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.3% (206,597)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.6% (332,962)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (214,620)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (312,904)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (308,893)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.1% (122,353)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.8% (156,452)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (36,104)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (42,121)
Income Shelby NC USA
Less than $10,000 13.7% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.3% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.6% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.1% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.8% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Shelby

Female
54.6% (10,945)
Male
45.4% (9,112)
Gender Shelby NC USA
Female 54.6% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shelby for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.4% (1,081)
9-12th Grade
11.4% (2,287)
High School / GED
31.9% (6,398)
Some College
20.1% (4,025)
Associate's Degree
9.5% (1,896)
Bachelor's Degree
13.3% (2,668)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,195)
Professional Degree
2.0% (398)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (104)
Education Shelby NC USA
< 9th Grade 5.4% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.4% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.9% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 20.1% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.5% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.3% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.3% 1.4%

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