Also See: Sheldon, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Sheldon had a population of 1,000 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Sheldon is located at latitude 40.7692 and longitude -87.5639 in Iroquois County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Sheldon 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 686 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sheldon: Haxby.
|Total Population||1,000 (100%)|
|Population in Households||977 (97.7%)|
|Population in Families||772 (77.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||23 ( 2.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$42,598|
|Average Household Income||$62,088|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,284|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||482 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||308 (63.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||103 (21.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||71 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$69,274|
|Average Home Value||$79,789|
|Housing Affordability Index3||309|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.11%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.72%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 709||48th|
|Population Density||# 533||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 1205||12th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1089||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1019||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 502||63rd|
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