The Village of Sheldon had a population of 1,203 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sheldon: Haxby.
|Population in Households||1,180|
|Population in Familes||940|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||23|
|Median Household Income||$42,685|
|Average Household Income||$63,731|
|Per Capita Income||$25,779|
|Total Housing Units||553 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||363 (65.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||126 (22.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,237|
|Average Home Value||$120,994|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.45%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Sheldon to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois 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||# 654||52nd|
|Population Density||# 414||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 521||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1129||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 860||37th|
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