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Demographics

People

Total Population2,401
Male Share of the Population46.9%
Female Share of the Population53.1%
Senior Citizens13%
Employed Population 16+644
Age of the Population27

Families

% of people married19.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.2%
Median Earnings25+$18,885
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$14,205

Wealth

Median Family Income$21,076
% Above Poverty Level42.5%
% Below Poverty Level57.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.1%
Median Gross Rent$423
Median House Value$59,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)93.4%
Italian1.5%
English0.8%
Welsh0.2%
Irish0.2%
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Shelby Almanac

CategoryValue
County Bolivar County
Standard Zip Codes38774
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.95
Approximate Longitude-90.76

Shelby Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCLEVELAND 3 N
Distance10.8 miles
Jan Temp31 to 49 F
Apr Temp51 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip50.9 inches
StationCLEVELAND
Distance15.2 miles
Jan Temp34 to 51 F
Apr Temp53 to 74 F
Jul Temp74 to 93 F
Oct Temp54 to 77 F
Annual Precip55.1 inches
StationCLARKSDALE
Distance20.7 miles
Jan Temp32 to 49 F
Apr Temp52 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp52 to 75 F
Annual Precip54.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alligator154$25,625
Duncan385$27,250
Gunnison403$25,446
Merigold440$40,938
Mound Bayou1,711$25,909
Winstonville224$47,656

Shelby Public Schools

Broad Street High School
1305 Martin Luther King Drive
ZIP: 38774
(662) 398-4040
High
Total Enrollment 168
Broad Street High School
1305 Martin Luther King Drive
ZIP: 38774
(662) 398-4040
Shelby School
701 Lauderdale Street
ZIP: 38774
(662) 398-4020
Middle
Total Enrollment 179
Shelby School
701 Lauderdale Street
ZIP: 38774
(662) 398-4020
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