Shelby County is located in the beautiful Bluegrass
region of Kentucky, just 25 miles down I-64 from the state's largest
city of Louisville. Twenty miles to the east is the state capital
of Frankfort. The county seat of Shelbyville has 7,000 residents;
the county has 35,000.
Shelby County is known throughout the state for its friendly people
and progressive, can-do environment and for its Saddlebred horse
industry. The Simpsonville area of the county is known as the Saddlehorse
Capital of the World.
Shelbyville is a historic community of beautiful old homes, antique
shops and thriving specialty shops. The city features numerous clean
industries and a strong agricultural community. The county's average
household income is $58,000, among the highest in Kentucky.
Shelby County offers all the advantages of a large city just 30
minutes down an interstate along with the truly friendly Southern
hospitality of a small town.
This is Horse Country.
Shelby County Courthouse
Shelbyville City Hall
Shelby County Is Just Minutes Away.
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