In 2021, Shelby County, AL had a population of 221k people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $82,592. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Shelby County, AL grew from 216,350 to 220,780, a 2.05% increase and its median household income grew from $78,889 to $82,592, a 4.69% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Shelby County, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.66%), Other (Hispanic) (2.25%), and White (Hispanic) (2.22%).
None of the households in Shelby County, AL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.2% of the residents in Shelby County, AL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Shelby County, AL are University of Montevallo (570 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Shelby County, AL was $235,500, and the homeownership rate was 80.9%.
Most people in Shelby County, AL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Shelby County, AL was 2 cars per household.