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Alabama / Shelby County
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All Shelby County population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
With 204,180 people, Shelby County is the 5th most populated county in the state of Alabama out of 67 counties. But watch out, Shelby County, because Tuscaloosa County with 200,821 people and Baldwin County with 195,540 people are right behind you.
The largest Shelby County racial/ethnic groups are White (79.2%) followed by Black (11.2%) and Hispanic (6.0%).
In 2012, the median household income of Shelby County residents was $65,728. Shelby County households made slightly more than Madison County households ($56,839) and Elmore County households ($53,328) . However, 8.6% of Shelby County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Shelby County residents is 37.6 years young.