Communities & Housing

Shelby County is the home to strong communities that are great places to work and live. Strong family values and dedicated work ethic have helped make Shelby County prosperous. You will find education and community service organizations, just to name a few, that offer the opportunity to become involved and make a difference.


Visit the community web sites to learn more:



Housing in Sidney-Shelby County is expanding. In fact, more than 750 new housing units are currently in the works. They include the following:


  • Anna: Timber Trails Phase 2 – 30 lots
  • Botkins: Woodland Sub. – 3 lots (new phase in ’24)
  • Russia: Paulus Subdivision Phase 3 (14 lots) – 3 new condos
  • Jackson Center: Hudson Lake Phase 3 – 24 lots
  • Sidney: Burr Oak – 108 lots in two phases
  • Sidney: Vision Dev. – 320 apartments at Kuther & Howard
  • Sidney: JDM Dev. – 216 apartments on Vandemark
  • Sidney: Downtown Units – 32 new/remodeled units, the brand new housing web portal, was created to promote ways to Own, Invest and Develop Housing and Related Amenities in Sidney. We encourage you to visit the site to learn more!


We encourage you to visit “” below as well as the community links to the left to learn more!