All Shelby County population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
With 21,717 people, Shelby County is the 56th most populated county in the state of Illinois out of 102 counties. But watch out, Shelby County, because Douglas County with 19,630 people and Perry County with 21,357 people are right behind you.
The largest Shelby County racial/ethnic groups are White (97.6%) followed by Hispanic (0.9%) and Black (0.5%).
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In 2015, the median household income of Shelby County residents was $47,850. Shelby County households made slightly more than Iroquois County households ($47,834) and Schuyler County households ($47,723) . However, 11.2% of Shelby County residents live in poverty.
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The median age for Shelby County residents is 44.4 years young.
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