U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Shelby, NC

Cleveland County, North Carolina

Latitude: 35.288272     Longitude: -81.537787
Population 21,263 (2005)
Elevation of Shelby, North Carolina: 853 feet
SHELBY is located in CLEVELAND county, North Carolina at latitude 35.288272 and longitude -81.537787 with an elevation of 853 feet. The population of SHELBY is 21,263 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 9.17% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of SHELBY is 28150.

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Population 2005: 21,263
Population 2004: 21,281
Population 2003: 21,278
Population 2002: 20,906
Population 2001: 20,836
Population 2000: 19,477 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 14,669 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 9.17%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 32.78%

Population (2000 Census): 19,477
Male: 8,847 (45.42%)
Female: 10,630 (54.58%)

Median age: 38.90 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 56.40%
Black or African American: 40.97%
Hispanic or Latino: 1.56%
Two or more races: 0.76%
Other race: 0.72%
Asian: 0.56%
American Indian: 0.09%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.02%

Housing Units: 8,853 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 18.1380 square miles
Water Area: 0.0245 square miles

Most populous zip code: 28150



All zip codes:
28150, 28151, 28152
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Shelby

Light Oak, NC 3.6mi E
Patterson Springs, NC 4.2mi SSE
Earl, NC 6.4mi S
Kingstown, NC 6.6mi NW
Lattimore, NC 6.9mi WNW
Boiling Springs, NC 7.6mi WSW
Waco, NC 8mi NE
Lawndale, NC 8.9mi N
Mooresboro, NC 9.2mi W
Grover, NC 9.4mi SSE

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Shelby, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area

Population: 95,778
Male: 45,244 (47.24%)
Female: 50,534 (52.76%)

Median age: 38.30 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 76.17%
Black or African American: 20.17%
Hispanic or Latino: 1.57%
Two or more races: 1.47%
Other race: 1.04%
Asian: 0.53%
American Indian: 0.21%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 6,331 (6.61%)
5 to 9 years: 7,107 (7.42%)
10 to 14 years: 6,607 (6.90%)
15 to 19 years: 6,071 (6.34%)
20 to 24 years: 5,044 (5.27%)
25 to 34 years: 13,043 (13.62%)
35 to 44 years: 14,239 (14.87%)
45 to 54 years: 13,248 (13.83%)
55 to 59 years: 6,707 (7.00%)
60 to 64 years: 4,484 (4.68%)
65 to 74 years: 6,756 (7.05%)
75 to 84 years: 4,471 (4.67%)
85 years and over: 1,670 (1.74%)

Median age: 38.30 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 71,228 (74.37%)
21 years and over: 68,580 (71.60%)
62 years and over: 15,208 (15.88%)
65 years and over: 12,897 (13.47%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 71,228 (74.37%)
Male: 33,107 (46.48% of this group)
Female: 38,121 (53.52% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 12,897 (13.47%)
Male: 5,193 (40.27% of this group)
Female: 7,704 (59.73% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 94,373 (98.53%)
Two or more Races: 1,405 (1.47%)
White: 72,950 (76.17%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,508 (1.57%)
Black or African American: 19,322 (20.17%)
Asian: 504 (0.53%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0.00%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 202 (0.21%)
Some other race: 997 (1.04%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,508 (1.57%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 1,405 (1.47%)
White and Black or African American: 713 (0.74%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 157 (0.16%)
White and Asian: 105 (0.11%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 212 (0.22%)
Two races including Some other race: 0 (0.00%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 1,337 (1.40%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 95,778 (100.00%)
Householder: 38,992 (40.71%)
Spouse: 20,989 (21.91%)
Child: 27,816 (29.04%)
Other relatives: 4,583 (4.79%)
Nonrelatives: 3,398 (3.55%)
Unmarried partner: 1,255 (1.31%)
Total households: 37,927
Family households (families): 26,938 (71.03%)
With own children under 18 years: 11,734 (30.94%)
Married-couple families: 20,647 (54.44%)
With own children under 18 years: 8,144 (21.47%)
Male householder, no wife present: 1,346 (3.55%)
With own children under 18 years: 490 (1.29%)
Female householder, no husband present: 4,945 (13.04%)
With own children under 18 years: 3,100 (8.17%)
Nonfamily households: 10,989 (28.97%)
Householder living alone: 9,790 (25.81%)
65 years and over: 3,470 (9.15%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 13,082 (34.49%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 9,507 (25.07%)
Average household size : 2.53
Average family size: 3.01

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