In 2017, Shelby City PUMA, NC had a population of 137k people with a median age of 44.3 and a median household income of $40,671. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Shelby City PUMA, NC declined from 137,583 to 137,385, a -0.144% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,998 to $40,671, a 4.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Shelby City PUMA, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.8%), White (Hispanic) (2.51%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.44%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.13%). 4.35% of the people in Shelby City PUMA, NC speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Shelby City PUMA, NC are Gardner-Webb University (1,187 degrees awarded in 2017), Cleveland Community College (794 degrees), and Isothermal Community College (603 degrees).
The median property value in Shelby City PUMA, NC is $120,000, and the homeownership rate is 69.4%. Most people in Shelby City PUMA, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Shelby City PUMA, NC is 2 cars per household.
Shelby City PUMA, NC borders Greer City (East) PUMA, SC, Cherokee, Newberry, Chester & Union Counties PUMA, SC, Henderson & Transylvania Counties PUMA, NC, Burke & McDowell Counties PUMA, NC, Lincoln & Cleveland (East) Counties PUMA, NC, Asheville City PUMA, NC, and Greer City (North & West) & Taylors (Central & East) PUMA, SC.