Shelby is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 9,058 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Shelby is the 184th largest community in Ohio.
Shelby is a blue-collar town, with 36.28% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Shelby is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shelby who work in sales jobs (11.52%), office and administrative support (9.32%), and management occupations (6.67%).
Shelby is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Shelby with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.18% of adults in Shelby have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Shelby in 2010 was $21,408, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,632 for a family of four. However, Shelby contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Shelby home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Shelby residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Shelby include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Shelby is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and African languages.