Indiana Shelby County Public Libraries

By | December 30, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Shelby County, Indiana. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Indiana Shelby County.

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1. Branch Library GENEALOGY AND HISTORY ROOM
54 West Broadway, Shelbyville, IN 46176
Phone Number: (317) 398-8144 Shelby N/A N/A

2. Central Library SHELBYVILLE-SHELBY CO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 57 W Broadway, Shelbyville, IN 46176
Phone Number: (317) 398-7121 Shelby N/A N/A

3. Library System SHELBYVILLE-SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 57 W Broadway, Shelbyville, IN 46176
Phone Number: (317) 398-7121 Shelby 210,743 137,904

4. Bookmobile SHELBYVILLE-SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY BKM
57 W Broadway, Shelbyville, IN 46176
Phone Number: (317) 398-7121 Shelby N/A N/A

Overview of Shelby County, Indiana

Shelby County is a county located in the state of Indiana. As of 2000, the population is 43,445. The county’s county seat is Shelbyville, Indiana.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,070 km² (413 mi²). 1,069 km² (413 mi²) of it is land and 1 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.11% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 43,445 people, 16,561 households, and 12,056 families residing in the county. The population density is 41/km² (105/mi²). There are 17,633 housing units at an average density of 16/km² (43/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.26% White, 0.76% Black or African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.59% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.50% from other races, and 0.68% from two or more races. 1.14% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 16,561 households out of which 34.70% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.20% are married couples living together, 9.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.20% are non-families. 22.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 3.02.

In the county the population is spread out with 26.70% under the age of 18, 8.00% from 18 to 24, 30.60% from 25 to 44, 22.60% from 45 to 64, and 12.20% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 98.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $43,649, and the median income for a family is $51,271. Males have a median income of $36,809 versus $25,021 for females. The per capita income for the county is $20,324. 7.60% of the population and 4.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 9.70% of those under the age of 18 and 8.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Shelby County, Indiana has the following cities and towns:

  • Fairland
  • Morristown
  • Shelbyville

Map of Shelby County Indiana