Shelby County , Texas

Shelby County: County in Texas, United States

Shelby County locator map
Location of Shelby County on Texas map.

About

Shelby County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 25,448 and a population density of 12 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,020 inhabitants. Its county seat is Center. The county was created 184 years ago in 1836.

Shelby County  TX  Courthouse IMG 0965 image
Shelby County TX Courthouse IMG 0965
Shelby County  TX  Courthouse IMG 0965 image

Geography

Shelby County is located at 31°47'33"N 94°8'42"W (31.7924100, -94.1450200). It has 7 neighbors: De Soto Parish, Sabine Parish, Nacogdoches County, Panola County, Rusk County, Sabine County and San Augustine County.

Shelby County map

The largest city of Shelby County is Center with a population of 5,211. Other cities include, Timpson population 1,130, Joaquin population 793 and Huxley population 376. See all Shelby County cities & populated places.

Weather

Shelby County forecast: A slight chance of rain showers between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%. more

Shelby County Quick Facts

Population : 24,915 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Different from : Shelby County, Shelby County, Shelby County, Shelby County, Shelby County, Shelby County, Shelby County, Shelby County
Area : 2161 km2
Water as percent of area : 4.7%
Land as percent of area : 95.3%
Named for : Isaac Shelby
Capital : Center
Establishment : January 01, 1837
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 17:21:52 (19th September 2021)
Density : 12 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.14% (2010-2020)
Weather : 85℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Shelby County has 7 neighbours.

  • Center

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Shelby County decreased by 2.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 25,448 - census
2011 25,733 1.11% estimation process
2012 26,062 1.26% estimation process
2013 25,977 -0.33% estimation process
2014 25,607 -1.44% estimation process
2015 25,373 -0.92% estimation process
2016 25,566 0.75% estimation process
2017 25,225 -1.35% estimation process
2018 25,307 0.32% estimation process
2019 25,274 -0.13% estimation process
2020 24,915 -1.44% estimation process

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People born in Shelby County (7)

People born in Shelby County, including politician John Hall Stephens, businessman Dan Duncan, football player and coach Billy Bookout, you can see a list of people who born in Shelby County.

  • Floyd Wagstaff (American football player and coach American football player and coach) he was born in 08/01/1911
  • Jim Swink (American football player (1936-2014)) he was born in 14/03/1936
  • George Peddy (Texas lawyer, military officer, and politician) he was born in 22/08/1892
  • Cade Foehner (American singer) he was born in 01/01/1996

Other places with the same name (9)

Shelby County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shelby County.

City Name Population Title
Center 5,211 City in Shelby County, Texas, United States
Tenaha 1,134 Town of the United States
Timpson 1,130 City in Shelby County, Texas, United States
Joaquin 793 City in Shelby County, Texas, USA
Huxley 376 City in Shelby County, Texas, United States

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