Some of the cities, towns, and places in Shelby County are Bagdad, Chestnut Grove, Christianburg, Clay Village, Cropper, Finchville, Harrisonville, Hemp Ridge, Mt. Eden, Mulberry, Olive Branch, Peytona, Pleasureville, Shelbyville, Simpsonville, Southville, Todds Point, Waddy
Shelby County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 42,074. The county seat is Shelbyville. The county was founded in 1792 and named for Isaac Shelby, the first Governor of Kentucky.
Shelby County is part of the Louisville/Jefferson County, KY–IN Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Shelby County's motto is "Good Land, Good Living, Good People". The County Judge/Executive is Dan Ison.