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Welcome to Shelbyville ...
The location of Shelbyville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Shelbyville: SHEL-bee-vil<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Shelbyville has a population of 4,557 people<3> (see below for details).
Shelbyville was established in 1827.
The community of Shelbyville is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Shelbyville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Shelbyville is located in the (217) area code.
The ZIP code for Shelbyville: 62565<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Shelbyville had a population of 4,700 people (which is 21.02% of the total population of Shelby County). This makes Shelbyville the county's most populous community.
The population of Shelbyville represents 0.04% of the population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 344th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,700 people, the population of Shelbyville decreased 5.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,971 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Shelbyville had an population of 4,557 people. This is a decrease of 3.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.33% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Shelbyville.
Communities near Shelbyville ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Shelbyville and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Shelbyville.
Communities Also Named Shelbyville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Shelbyville - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Shelbyville.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Shelbyville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shelbyville ...
Looking for more information about Shelbyville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Shelbyville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Shelbyville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019