The City of Sheldon had a population of 118 as of July 1, 2017. Sheldon ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sheldon: Jenksville.
|Daytime Population: Workers||34|
|Daytime Population: Residents||48|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||82|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.69|
|Population in Households||118|
|Population in Familes||102|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$61,063|
|Average Household Income||$73,216|
|Per Capita Income||$29,052|
|Total Housing Units||62 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||42 (67.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9 (14.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 (17.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,250|
|Average Home Value||$222,024|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.92%|
|Per Capita Income||2.36%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 Density||# 153||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 309||23rd|
|Median Household Income||# 152||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 337||16th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.