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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sheldon is 433. Sheldon, Missouri is the 13,768th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Sheldon was in 2010, when its population was 543. In 2010, Sheldon was the 13,012th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,768th largest city in the US. Sheldon is currently 20.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Sheldon has shrunk 17.9% since the year 2000. Sheldon, Missouri's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13764||Middleville, New York||433||-21.1%|
|13765||Norbourne Estates, Kentucky||433||-6.6%|
|13770||Summit, South Carolina||433||96.8%|
The total voting age population of Sheldon, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 325. The voting age population is 53.2% male and 46.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.2% of the residents of Sheldon are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sheldon are 99.1% White and 0.9% Two or more races.
In Sheldon, 18.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.9%. On a per-household basis, 14.4% of families are below the poverty line in Sheldon.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.9% of Sheldon residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.0% of Sheldon residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.0% have a bachelor's degree and 0.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sheldon residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sheldon is 11.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sheldon, 25.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sheldon is $35,833.
In Sheldon, 62.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.3% of housing units in Sheldon.
Of all the housing units in Sheldon, 18.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Sheldon, 7.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sheldon is $548.
In Sheldon, 66.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.