Shelbyville is a moderately-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. The city has a population of 20,916 people. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (72% White). Given that fact, Shelbyville could be considered less diverse than other cities. Not a fan of sitting in traffic? One big advantage of living in Shelbyville is the reasonable commute times to work. With an average one way commute time of 23 minutes, getting to work is faster than the national average of 26 minutes.
Living in Shelbyville can be a fulfilling experience for anyone moving to the city. Having said that, in the state of Tennessee, there are many amazing places to live, so choose wisely! To help you find the best places to live in and around Shelbyville, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like crime, cost of living, education, housing and more.
With a livability score of 69 out of 100, Shelbyville is ranked #12,319 in the United States and #144 in Tennessee. If we examine each of the categories on their own, we see that Shelbyville ranks well for amenities (A+), cost of living (B+) and housing (B-). There are some categories that Shelbyville ranks poorly for, including: crime (F), education (D-) and employment (D-). It might be worth taking a closer look to figure out why.
Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Shelbyville has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive.
Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Shelbyville. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Shelbyville are affordable. Median real estate prices in Shelbyville come in at $104,200, which is 28.6% lower than the Tennessee average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Shelbyville, the home price to income ratio is 2.9, which is 6.5% lower than the Tennessee average.
|Average one way commute||23min||25min||26min|
|Workers who drive to work||74.5%||83.6%||76.4%|
|Workers who carpool||20.7%||9.2%||9.3%|
|Workers who take public transit||0.0%||0.8%||5.1%|
|Workers who bicycle||0.0%||0.1%||0.6%|
|Workers who walk||1.3%||1.4%||2.8%|
|Working from home||2.8%||3.9%||4.6%|
|Airports (within 30 miles of city center)||0n/a||5||354|
|Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)||0n/a||4||711|