Shelby Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Shelby, MI

General Shelby Information

State: Michigan

County: Macomb County

Close cities: Troy, MI, Sterling Heights, MI, Washington, MI, Rochester, MI, Utica, MI, Clinton, MI, Oakland, MI, Ray, MI, Rochester Hills, MI, Macomb, MI

Shelby Population (census data)
Total 1,898 (+0.5% since 2000)
Male 888 (46.8%)
Female 1,010 (53.2%)

Population Density: 1,090 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.6 (US Avg is 100)

Shelby Elevation: 249 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.74 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,392

Zip Codes: 49455.

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Shelby Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (70.2%)
  • Hispanic (27.3%)
  • Other race (15.4%)
  • American Indian (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.6%)
  • English (11.3%)
  • Irish (9.4%)
  • Dutch (6.3%)
  • United States (4.9%)
  • Swedish (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 272 people (14.3%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Shelby Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: Oakland Golden University, Eastern Michigan University

Shelby School Information

High Schools
Shelby High School (641 N State Street, Shelby, MI, 49455 - Shelby Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Shelby Middle School (525 N State Street, Shelby, MI, 49455 - Shelby Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Benona Elementary School (2692 South 40th Avenue, Shelby, MI, 49455 - Shelby Public Schools District)
Ferry Elementary School (3301 South Green Street, Shelby, MI, 49455 - Shelby Public Schools District)
Thomas Read Elementary School (155 E 6th Street, Shelby, MI, 49455 - Shelby Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Shelby Adult Education (198 N Michigan Ave Suite E, Shelby, MI, 49455 - Shelby Public Schools District)

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