Demographics

People

Total Population2,102
Male Share of the Population48%
Female Share of the Population52%
Senior Citizens13.1%
Employed Population 16+690
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married23.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.6%
Median Earnings25+$20,559
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,914

Wealth

Median Family Income$28,942
% Above Poverty Level54%
% Below Poverty Level46%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.1%
Median Gross Rent$469
Median House Value$67,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)91.1%
Italian1%
English0.7%
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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
Alligator119$0
Duncan378$26,563
Gunnison416$23,750
Merigold402$61,667
Mound Bayou1,728$22,168
Winstonville153$52,188

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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