The Village of Sheldon had a population of 1,216 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Sheldon is located at latitude 40.771 and longitude -87.5658 in Iroquois County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Sheldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Iroquois County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 682 feet.
The Village of Sheldon (GNIS ID: 2399797) 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.
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: Haxby.
|Population in Households||1,192|
|Population in Familes||946|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||24|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||550 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||355 (64.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||136 (24.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||59 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,469|
|Average Home Value||$117,232|
|Median Household Income||$37,022|
|Average Household Income||$56,609|
|Per Capita Income||$22,713|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.15%|
|Per Capita Income||1.42%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois 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||# 653||52nd|
|Population Density1||# 421||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 508||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1231||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 987||28th|
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