The City of Sheldon had a population of 557 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Sheldon is located at latitude 37.6584 and longitude -94.2957 in Vernon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sheldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Vernon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 922 feet.
The City of Sheldon (GNIS ID: 2395869) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sheldon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||557|
|Population in Familes||467|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||239 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||163 (68.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||47 (19.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||29 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,261|
|Average Home Value||$102,160|
|Median Household Income||$39,024|
|Average Household Income||$49,295|
|Per Capita Income||$18,278|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.99%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 481||54th|
|Population Density1||# 325||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 399||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 584||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 784||24th|
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