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Demographics

People

Total Population1,113
Male Share of the Population51%
Female Share of the Population49%
Senior Citizens12.8%
Employed Population 16+579
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married54.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.3%
Median Earnings25+$31,360
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,563
Median Earnings With High School Degree$37,237

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,682
% Above Poverty Level86.6%
% Below Poverty Level13.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.7%
Median Gross Rent$625
Median House Value$92,700

Ancestry

German45.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.7%
Irish16.6%
English6.6%
Swedish6.6%
Polish4.3%
Czech4%
Scottish3.2%
Hungarian2.1%
Dutch1.6%
Norwegian1.3%
Italian0.8%
Danishn0.6%
West Indian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Belizean0.4%
French Except Basque0.3%
Swiss0.2%
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Shelton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Buffalo County
Standard Zip Codes68876
Phone Area Codes308
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.77
Approximate Longitude-98.73

Shelton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationKEARNEY 4 NE
Distance15.3 miles
Jan Temp11 to 34 F
Apr Temp35 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp38 to 65 F
Annual Precip25.2 inches
StationMINDEN
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp11 to 35 F
Apr Temp36 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 89 F
Oct Temp38 to 67 F
Annual Precip25.4 inches
StationCLAY CENTER
Distance40.1 miles
Jan Temp12 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 66 F
Annual Precip28.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alda581$54,444
Cairo894$70,000
Doniphan1,010$68,958
Gibbon2,081$56,071
Kenesaw1,036$67,938
Wood River1,436$56,250

Shelton Public Libraries

Shelton Public Library
313 C STREET
Shelton, Nebraska
(308) 647-5182

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Shelton Public Schools

Shelton Elementary School
210 9th St, Po Box 610
ZIP: 68876
(308) 647-6558
Primary
Total Enrollment 157
Shelton High School
210 9th St, Po Box 610
ZIP: 68876
(308) 647-5459
High
Total Enrollment 129
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