Sheldon, North Dakota Population 2021

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Sheldon is a city located in Ransom County North Dakota. With a 2020 population of 125, it is the 205th largest city in North Dakota and the 17893rd largest city in the United States . Sheldon is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 116 in 2010. Sheldon reached it's highest population of 130 in 2015. Spanning over 0 miles, Sheldon has a population density of 306 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sheldon is $47,660 with a poverty rate of 6.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $36,300. The median age in Sheldon is 56.3 years, 57 years for males, and 52.8 years for females.

Sheldon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sheldon was:

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Sheldon, North Dakota is 125 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 125.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 116.

Sheldon, North Dakota Population 2021

Population by Race

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Sheldon Population by Race

Sheldon Population Pyramid $2021

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Sheldon Median Age

56.3


Total

57


Male

52.8


Female

Sheldon Adults

There are 92 adults, (17 of whom are seniors) in Sheldon.

Sheldon Age Dependency

37.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheldon Sex Ratio

Female

49

47.57%

Male

54

52.43%

Sheldon Population by Age

Sheldon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sheldon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All93%7%
Non Family75%25%

93.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheldon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All571.8193
Married372.19100
Non Family16075
Female21.5100
Male21.5100

2.12

Average Family Size

1.81

Average Household Size

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Sheldon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade89.20%
High School Graduate3439.08%
Some College2022.99%
Associates Degree1618.39%
Bachelors Degree910.34%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Sheldon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sheldon Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.34%.

Sheldon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$31,250$17,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$16,875$$15,938
Some College$30,179$31,250$25,938
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,250

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$17,250

Average Female

Sheldon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sheldon Language by Age

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Sheldon Language

97.98% of Sheldon residents speak only English, while 2.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.02% of the population.

Sheldon Language

Sheldon Poverty by Race

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6.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.26%

Male Poverty Rate

4.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheldon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheldon is White, with 6.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheldon is White, with 6.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.93%.

Sheldon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.50%
High School5.88%
Some College5.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Sheldon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Sheldon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sheldon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,458$47,660
Families$47,679$58,459
Married Families$48,393-
Non Families-$19,994
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Income by Household Type

Sheldon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

71.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.8%

Male Marriage Rate

80.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheldon Married by Age and Sex

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Sheldon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sheldon Marital Status by Race

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Sheldon Marital Status

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6

Number of Veterans

6

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
First Gulf War1
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Sheldon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 644
65 to 741
35 to 541
75+
18 to 34

Sheldon Veterans by Age

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Sheldon Veterans by Race

Sheldon Veterans by Education

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33.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheldon Veterans by Education

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68.5%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sheldon Employment by Age

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Sheldon Employment by Race

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Sheldon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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65.05%

Born in Sheldon

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sheldon residents were born in the United States, with 65.05% having been born in North Dakota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Sheldon Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211250.00%
20201250.00%
20191250.00%
2018125-1-0.79%
2017126-2-1.56%
2016128-2-1.54%
201513043.17%
20141260.00%
201312654.13%
201212143.42%
20111170.00%
20101170.00%

Sheldon Population by Year