Shelby County, KY

Population 42,936

Shelby County, KY Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 23.9%

Registered Offenders

21.32% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

142 Found nearby


Moderate 3.1%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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16 Public Schools view public schools

There are 16 K-12 public schools in Shelby County, KY and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Shelby County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
2 Private Schools

Cornerstone Christian Academy

Corpus Christi Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

109 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$197,200 compared to September 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

213 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Shelby County, KY issued 213 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 213 permits, 191 were issued for single family homes and 22 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Shelby County, KY issued 149 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $564
  • 1 Bedroom: $601
  • 2 Bedrooms: $800
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,129
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,366

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Environmental Hazards

142 Environmental Hazards

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  • Superfunds
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Shelby County, KY has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Shelby County, KY is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.18 Average
    Shelby County, KY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 31.67°
  • February 35.85°
  • March 46.58°
  • April 56.2°
  • May 64.98°
  • June 73.81°
  • July 76.6°
  • August 75.04°
  • September 69.18°
  • October 56.3°
  • November 45.4°
  • December 36.9°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Shelby County, KY

Shelby County, KY has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Shelby County, KY has no risk of hurricanes.
Shelby County, KY has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Shelby County, KY has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Shelby County, KY: $61,737


Unemployment in Shelby County is 3.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 6.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.10%
White Collar - 55.90%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Steven L. Beshear
  • Sen. Mitch McConnell
  • Sen. Rand Paul

Neighborhood Info

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