The City of Sheldon had a population of 116 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Sheldon is located at latitude 46.5874 and longitude -97.492 in Ransom County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sheldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ransom County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,079 feet.
The City of Sheldon (GNIS ID: 1036260) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sheldon: Jenksville.
|Population in Households||116|
|Population in Familes||101|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||62 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||42 (67.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||8 (12.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12 (19.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$134,375|
|Average Home Value||$211,628|
|Median Household Income||$58,784|
|Average Household Income||$73,419|
|Per Capita Income||$28,495|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.87%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota 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||# 229||43rd|
|Population Density1||# 156||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 257||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 161||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 329||18th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.