MO

National Population : 333,590,059
Missouri State Population : 6,290,113

About Sheldon, MO

Sheldon, MO is located in Vernon County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Sheldon is about 520 with about 382 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,500.

The Average Home Value is $64,900.00, which is roughly 46% lower than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 66% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $42,500.00, which is roughly 13% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 26% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sheldon is about 9.7%.

Missouri is ranked #31 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.26 out of 100.

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Voting

Vernon County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 73.4% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 77.9%
Democratic: 20.72%
Libertarian: 1.2%
Green: 0.13%
Other: 0.05%


Nearby Locations

Milo, MO (5.42 mi.)
Bronaugh, MO (9.32 mi.)
Lamar, MO (11.45 mi.)
Iantha, MO (11.45 mi.)
Irwin, MO (11.45 mi.)
Moundville, MO (12.30 mi.)
Nevada, MO (12.93 mi.)
Liberal, MO (13.75 mi.)
Deerfield, MO (15.73 mi.)
Jerico Springs, MO (15.83 mi.)
Jerico Sprgs, MO (15.83 mi.)
Walker, MO (16.28 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 64784
Latitude : 37.688016
Longitude : -94.225752
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 841 ft.
Area Code(s) : 417

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.64
Male Population Estimate : 50.27%
Female Population Estimate : 49.73%
Median Age : 37.8
Male Median Age : 37.4
Female Median Age : 38.0

White Population Estimate : 97.93%
Black Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.53%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.67%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.73%
Other Population Estimate : 0.67%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sheldon specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Vernon County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2017)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Vernon County: About 578 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Vernon County is about 42% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 50% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.