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Shelby County, Texas

PO Box 1987
Center, TX 75935
Phone: (936) 598-6361
Fax: (936) 598-3701
www.co.shelby.tx.us

On the northeastern border of TX, northeast of Lufkin; original county; organized Mar 17, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Old Mexican Municipality. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

Area (sq mi):: 834.53 (land 794.11; water 40.43) Population per square mile: 33.20
Population 2005: 26,346 State rank: 97 Population change: 2000-20005 4.40%; 1990-2000 14.50% Population 2000: 25,224 (White 69.60%; Black or African American 19.40%; Hispanic or Latino 9.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 7.70%). Foreign born: 6.60%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,186; median household $29,112; Population below poverty level: 19.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,274-$22,640
Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 24.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Shelby County, Alabama

PO Box 1810
Columbiana, AL 35051
Phone: (205) 669-3760
Fax: (205) 669-3786
www.shelbycountyalabama.com

In central AL, south of Birmingham; organized Feb 7, 1817 (prior to statehood) from Montgomery County. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

Area (sq mi):: 809.53 (land 794.69; water 14.83) Population per square mile: 215.80
Population 2005: 171,465 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 19.70%; 1990-2000 44.20% Population 2000: 143,293 (White 88.60%; Black or African American 7.40%; Hispanic or Latino 2.00%; Asian 1.00%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 2.40%. Median age: 34.90
Income 2000: per capita $27,176; median household $55,440; Population below poverty level: 6.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $32,913-$34,697
Unemployment (2004): 3.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 28.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 55.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Alabaster (26,830)
  • Pelham (18,113)
  • Helena (12,433)

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    Shelby County, Iowa

    PO Box 431
    Harlan, IA 51537
    Phone: (712) 755-5543
    Fax: (712) 755-2667
    www.shco.org

    In western IA, northeast of Council Bluffs; established Jan 15, 1851 from Cass County. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

    Area (sq mi):: 591.37 (land 590.83; water 0.54) Population per square mile: 21.40
    Population 2005: 12,634 State rank: 61 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.10%; 1990-2000 -0.40% Population 2000: 13,173 (White 98.20%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 40.50
    Income 2000: per capita $16,969; median household $37,442; Population below poverty level: 6.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,212-$26,073
    Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 18.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Shelby County, Tennessee

    160 N Main St Suite 450
    Memphis, TN 38103
    Phone: (901) 545-4301
    Fax: (901) 545-4283
    www.co.shelby.tn.us

    On the southwest border of TN; organized Nov 24, 1819 from Hardin County. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

    Area (sq mi):: 783.63 (land 754.53; water 29.10) Population per square mile: 1204.80
    Population 2005: 909,035 State rank: 1 Population change: 2000-20005 1.30%; 1990-2000 8.60% Population 2000: 897,472 (White 46.20%; Black or African American 48.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 1.60%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 3.80%. Median age: 32.90
    Income 2000: per capita $20,856; median household $39,593; Population below poverty level: 16.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,496-$34,087
    Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 4.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Memphis County seat (671,929)
  • Bartlett (42,865)
  • Germantown (37,555)
  • Collierville (36,562)
  • Millington (10,399)

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    Shelby County, Illinois

    PO Box 230
    Shelbyville, IL 62565
    Phone: (217) 774-4421
    Fax: (217) 774-5291

    In central IL, south of Decatur; organized Jan 23, 1827 from Fayette County. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

    Area (sq mi):: 768.05 (land 758.51; water 9.54) Population per square mile: 29.40
    Population 2005: 22,322 State rank: 56 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.50%; 1990-2000 2.80% Population 2000: 22,893 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.60%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 39.30
    Income 2000: per capita $17,313; median household $37,313; Population below poverty level: 9.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,953-$22,027
    Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 26.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 49.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Shelby County, Indiana

    25 W Polk St
    Shelbyville, IN 46176
    Phone: (317) 392-6330
    Fax: (317) 392-6393
    www.shelbychamber.net

    In central IN, southeast of Indianapolis; established Dec 31, 1821 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and first governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

    Area (sq mi):: 413.11 (land 412.64; water 0.47) Population per square mile: 106.10
    Population 2005: 43,766 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 0.70%; 1990-2000 7.80% Population 2000: 43,445 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 36.20
    Income 2000: per capita $20,324; median household $43,649; Population below poverty level: 7.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,652-$27,620
    Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 21.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Shelbyville County seat (17,848)

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    Shelby County, Kentucky

    501 Main St
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    Phone: (502) 633-1220
    Fax: (502) 633-7623
    www.shelbyvilleky.com

    In northwestern KY, east of Louisville; organized Jun 23, 1792 from Jefferson County. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

    Area (sq mi):: 385.65 (land 384.19; water 1.46) Population per square mile: 99.40
    Population 2005: 38,205 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 14.60%; 1990-2000 34.30% Population 2000: 33,337 (White 84.90%; Black or African American 8.80%; Hispanic or Latino 4.50%; Asian 0.40%; Other 4.10%). Foreign born: 3.90%. Median age: 35.90
    Income 2000: per capita $20,195; median household $45,534; Population below poverty level: 9.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,598-$28,342
    Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 24.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Shelbyville County seat (10,622)

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    Shelby County, Missouri

    100 E Main St
    Shelbyville, MO 63469
    Phone: (573) 633-2181
    Fax: (573) 633-1004

    In northeastern MO, northeast of Columbia; organized Jan 2, 1835 from Marion County. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

    Area (sq mi):: 502.43 (land 500.93; water 1.49) Population per square mile: 13.50
    Population 2005: 6,744 State rank: 104 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.80%; 1990-2000 -2.10% Population 2000: 6,799 (White 97.50%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 40.40
    Income 2000: per capita $15,632; median household $29,448; Population below poverty level: 16.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,817-$22,837
    Unemployment (2004): 5.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 20.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Shelby County, Ohio

    129 E Court St Suite 100
    Sidney, OH 45365
    Phone: (937) 498-7226
    Fax: (937) 498-1293
    www.co.shelby.oh.us

    In west-central OH, north of Dayton; organized Jan 7, 1819 from Miami County. Name Origin: For Gen. Isaac Shelby (1750-1826), officer in the Revolutionary War, NC legislator, and governor of KY (1792-96; 1812-16)

    Area (sq mi):: 411.03 (land 409.27; water 1.76) Population per square mile: 119.10
    Population 2005: 48,736 State rank: 49 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 6.70% Population 2000: 47,910 (White 95.50%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 1.00%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 34.80
    Income 2000: per capita $20,255; median household $44,507; Population below poverty level: 6.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,478-$28,807
    Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 17.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sidney County seat (20,149)

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    The area of Shelbyville is located within Shelby County, Kentucky.
    The Midsouth NAMA Chapter joined the Agricenter International of Tennessee and the Shelby County University of Tennessee Extension Institute of Agriculture to celebrate Ag Day this year.
    With Memphis as its hub, Shelby County easily is the wealthiest part of the Delta (even without the ramshackle hovels of Catfish Row), but the province nevertheless suffers from paradoxes of its own.
    Infant health is the focus of the Shelby County, Tenn.
    Shelby County Juvenile Court officials said the 66-year-old Brown was sentenced to five days in jail after causing an outburst Monday in a child support hearing.
    A sign at Steve's museum reads, "Welcome To Shelby County - Hybrid Corn Capital of Iowa.
    As Shelby County Mayor, the economic stability of our area is at the top of my priority list, as it is with my fellow mayors from the cities and towns in Shelby County.
    Memphis and Shelby County had filed a lawsuit over the company's local lending practices, and the Commercial Appeal is awaiting a response from Wells Fargo representatives.
    Shelby County Sherrif Bill Oldham said on Monday that law enforcement is keeping close watch and will arrest anyone breaking laws amid a "difficult time" in Memphis, Tennessee as it copes with a flood of historic proportions along the Mississippi river.
    Memphis, which has been separate from the county, has long been deemed the struggling district, while Shelby County (Tenn.
    Wesley Hallman has been named sports editor of the weekly Shelby County (Ala.