Exterior of Shelbyville City Hall building.

Stories and fact sheets about Shelby County, Indiana.

Shelby County, Inana is located in the Southeast section of the Indianapolis Region. Shelbyville is one of the key communities located here, and Shelby County, Shelbyville, and Rose-Hulman Instittute of Technology have come together to create the Impact Partnership. This alliance will help to train the next generation to technology leaders. 

According to the their website: 

  • For Shelby County youth, it provides pathways to explore careers in science and technology.
  • For Rose-Hulman students, it provides new avenues to strengthen their skills in the work place.
  • For Industry it provides a chance to invest in intelligence and provide a community that embraces future employees in engineering, science and technology.

Overview Fact Sheet

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Demographics
Population
44,395
Median Age
41.5
Annual Population Growth
0.1%
Population
(30 min. from county seat)
713,290
Population with Associate’s Degree or Higher
26.7%
Foreign Born Population
2.2%
Location
County Seat
shelbyville
Land Area
Square Miles
411.1
Median Home Value
$124,800
Jobs
Labor Force
23,131
Unemployment Rate
July 2018
3.2%
Annual Employment Growth
-2.0%
Labor Force
(30 min. from county seat)
$42,476
Economy
Average Annual Wage
(Q2 2018)
$42,476
Average Annual Wage Increase
0.8%
Median Household Income
$52,651
Per Capita Income
$25,478
Average Commute Time in Minutes
23.7
Targeted Industries
Food & Beverage
Manufacturing
Distribution & Logistics
Agriculture
Largest Employers
Contact Shelby County
Brian Asher
Executive Director, Shelby County Development Corporation
b.asher@shelbydevelopment.com
317.398.8903

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