Shelby County, OH has a population of 48,949 people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $56,169. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Shelby County, OH declined from 49,067 to 48,949, a 0.24% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,550 to $56,169, a 2.97% increase.
The population of Shelby County, OH is 93.4% White, 2.96% Black, and 1.48% Hispanic. 2.96% of the people in Shelby County, OH speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Shelby County, OH are Ohio State University-Main Campus, with 15,308 graduates, University of Cincinnati-Main Campus, with 9,800 graduates, and Ohio University-Main Campus, with 9,006 graduates.
The median property value in Shelby County, OH is $134,400, and the homeownership rate is 70.8%. Most people in Shelby County, OH commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Shelby County, OH is 2 cars per household.
Shelby County, OH is the 50th most populated county in Ohio and borders Auglaize County, OH; Champaign County, OH; Darke County, OH; Logan County, OH; Mercer County, OH; and Miami County, OH& 1 more.