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People

Total Population 1,146
Male Share of the Population 46.1%
Female Share of the Population 53.9%
Senior Citizens 23.7%
Employed Population 16+ 499
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 57.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $64,338
% Above Poverty Level 88.2%
% Below Poverty Level 11.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 9.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.3%
Median Gross Rent $510
Median House Value $85,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.2%
US/American 0%
English 8%
Irish 12.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Sheffield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 52 miles NW of Waterloo, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 142 miles S of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Franklin
Standard Zip Codes 50475
Phone Area Codes 641
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.893
Longitude -93.215

Sheffield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HAMPTON
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 23 F
Apr Temp 35 to 57 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 34.5 inches
Station MASON CITY AP
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 23 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 34.4 inches
Station ALLISON
Distance 24 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 25 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hampton 4,371 $51,581
Latimer 463 $60,625

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Sheffield Public Libraries

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Sheffield Public Library
"123 S. 3RD STREET, BOX 616"
Sheffield, Iowa
(641) 892-4717

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Sheffield High Schools

SHEFFIELD-CHAPIN COMM HIGH SCHOOL
453 N. 5TH ST.
641-892-4461
Serves 183 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.6

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