Basic information about the Shelby County
The Shelby County is located in the state of Kentucky. This county occupies 387 square miles, with 7 square miles being water areas. There are 42.074 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Shelby County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (85.43%), followed by Black or African American (7.48%) and Some Other Race (3.87%). There are 15.321 households in the county, while 73,80% of them are family households and 26,20% represent non family households. There are 3 cities and towns in Shelby County. The most populated city is Shelbyville city and the smallest town or village is Pleasureville city.