The City of Sheldon had a population of 519 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||519|
|Population in Familes||434|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$40,179|
|Average Household Income||$53,309|
|Per Capita Income||$19,906|
|Total Housing Units||225 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||146 (64.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||50 (22.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||28 (12.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,000|
|Average Home Value||$111,486|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.47%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 494||52nd|
|Population Density||# 384||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 394||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 661||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 802||22nd|
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