Shelby, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 962 housing units in Shelby. This represents a 2.3% growth from 940 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 941 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 21 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Shelby is about 57.9%. Shelby's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.4%. Average household size is 3.07 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Shelby were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms29.80%
Three Bedrooms41.50%
Four Bedrooms13.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$40,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$26,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.66
Median year structure was built1977

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.80%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage51%
Debt Free44.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%