The Village of Sheldon had a population of 230 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Sheldon is located at latitude 45.3119 and longitude -90.9567 in Rusk County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Sheldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rusk County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,122 feet.
The Village of Sheldon (GNIS ID: 1584142) 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: Fern.
|Population in Households||230|
|Population in Familes||196|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.04|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||126 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||91 (72.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||21 (16.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||13 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$102,941|
|Average Home Value||$130,278|
|Median Household Income||$35,000|
|Average Household Income||$49,530|
|Per Capita Income||$18,079|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.74%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin 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||# 663||15th|
|Population Density1||# 555||28th|
|Diversity Index2||# 467||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 737||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 756||2nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.