The Village of Sheldon had a population of 241 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sheldon: Fern.
|Population in Households||241|
|Population in Familes||203|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$38,004|
|Average Household Income||$53,547|
|Per Capita Income||$19,985|
|Total Housing Units||130 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||99 (76.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||20 (15.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 ( 8.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$109,211|
|Average Home Value||$133,586|
|Average Household Size||2.03|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.61%|
|Per Capita Income||2.84%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin 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||# 658||15th|
|Population Density||# 538||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 481||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 733||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 747||4th|
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