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Demographics

People

Total Population9,832
Male Share of the Population53.4%
Female Share of the Population46.6%
Senior Citizens16.6%
Employed Population 16+3,598
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married34.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.6%
Median Earnings25+$26,621
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,442
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,099

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,500
% Above Poverty Level75.7%
% Below Poverty Level24.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation2.8%

Housing

People Living Alone37%
Median Gross Rent$882
Median House Value$150,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)35.1%
German18.3%
Irish13.3%
English12.1%
Norwegian6.1%
Italian3.1%
Scottish2.9%
French Except Basque2.7%
Dutch1.6%
Polish1.6%
Swedish1.4%
Czech1.3%
Welsh1.3%
Canadian0.8%
Russian0.6%
Ukrainian0.6%
Danishn0.4%
Finnish0.4%
Greek0.3%
Portuguese0.2%
Egyptian0.1%
Arab0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
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Shelton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mason County
Standard Zip Codes98584
Phone Area Codes360
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude47.23
Approximate Longitude-123.2

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)

StationSHELTON
Distance1.1 miles
Jan Temp33 to 45 F
Apr Temp39 to 60 F
Jul Temp52 to 77 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip65.6 inches
StationGRAPEVIEW 3 SW
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp34 to 45 F
Apr Temp40 to 59 F
Jul Temp53 to 74 F
Oct Temp44 to 60 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationOAKVILLE
Distance27.2 miles
Jan Temp33 to 47 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp51 to 77 F
Oct Temp41 to 62 F
Annual Precip57.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
DuPont9,224$82,625
Elma3,033$58,341
Lacey45,644$70,051
McCleary2,169$53,867
Olympia49,608$75,191
Tumwater21,684$74,276

Shelton Hospitals

Mason General Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
901 Mountain View Drive
(360) 426-1611

Shelton Public Schools

Bordeaux Elementary School
350 E. University Ave.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-3235
Primary
Total Enrollment 541
Choice Alternative School
807 W. Pine St.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-7664
Other
Total Enrollment 207
Evergreen Elementary School
900 W. Franklin St.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-8281
Primary
Total Enrollment 554
Garret Heyns High School
2321 W Dayton Airport Rd
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-4433
High
Hood Canal Elem & Junior High
111 N. Hwy 106
ZIP: 98584
(360) 877-5463
Primary
Total Enrollment 313
Mason County Detention Center
411 N. 5th St.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-7664
High
Total Enrollment 10
Mountain View Elementary
534 E. "k" St.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-8564
Primary
Total Enrollment 677
Oakland Bay Junior High School
3301 Shelton Springs Rd.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-7991
Other
Total Enrollment 683
Olympic Middle School
800 E K St
ZIP: 98584
(360) 462-6671
Middle
Total Enrollment 505
Pioneer Intermediate/middle School
611 E Agate Rd.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-8291
Middle
Total Enrollment 374
Pioneer Primary School
110 E Spencer Lake Rd.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 427-2737
Primary
Total Enrollment 313
Shelton High School
3737 Shelton Springs Rd.
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-4471
High
Total Enrollment 1064
Southside Elementary
161 Se Collier Rd
ZIP: 98584
(360) 426-8437
Primary
Total Enrollment 192

Shelton Private Schools

Mason County Christian School
470 E Eagle Ridge Dr
ZIP: 98584
Elementary
Total Enrollment 84
Mt Olive Lutheran School
206 E Wyandotte Ave
ZIP: 98584
Elementary
Total Enrollment 5
Shelton Valley Christian School
201 W Shelton Valley Rd
ZIP: 98584
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
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