Sheldon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Missouri):
Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Sheldon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Missouri (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||62 miles NW of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||100 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||64784|
|Phone Area Codes||417|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||22 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||48.6 inches|
|Station||NEVADA WATER PLANT|
|Jan Temp||19 to 40 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||44.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||21 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||46.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.03|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||0||0%|
|Est. 2005 Population||534|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||9.5%|
|French (except Basque)||5.6%|
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