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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Shelby is 712. Shelby, Nebraska is the 11,730th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Shelby was in 2020, when its population was 715. In 2020, Shelby was the 11,708th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,730th largest city in the US. Shelby is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Shelby has grown 3.7% since the 2000. Shelby, Nebraska is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 75% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|11731||St. Nazianz, Wisconsin||712||-3.5%|
|11736||Seven Mile, Ohio||711||0.9%|
The total voting age population of Shelby, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 515. The voting age population is 50.5% male and 49.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Shelby are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Shelby are 96.9% White, 2.4% Two or more races, 0.4% Other and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 25.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Shelby, 7.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.8%. On a per-household basis, 5.9% of families are below the poverty line in Shelby.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.1% of Shelby residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.8% of Shelby residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Shelby residents aged 5 and older, 18.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 18.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Shelby is 4.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Shelby, 24.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Shelby is $73,472.
In Shelby, 79.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.2% of housing units in Shelby.
Of all the housing units in Shelby, 33.3% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Shelby is $596.
In Shelby, 87.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.