Sheldon 79 Exceptional
Sheldon Livability #261 ranked city in Iowa#4,062 ranked city in the USARanks better than 86% of areas
B+ Sheldon Amenities Some amenities close to this location
B Sheldon Cost of Living Cost of living is 1% higher than Iowa
919% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Sheldon cost of living
B- Sheldon Crime Total crime is 5% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,09716% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4816% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is similar
Sheldon crime
C Sheldon Employment Household income is 14% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$46,83815% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$30,2191% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%60% lower than the US average
Sheldon employment
F Sheldon Housing Home value is 7% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$142,20023% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$60536% lower than the US average
Home ownership
60%6% lower than the US average
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A+ Sheldon Schools HS graduation rate is 2% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
90%8% higher than the US average
School test scores
82%67% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
16:12% lower than the US average
Sheldon K-12 schools
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      Sheldon transportation information

      Average one way commute12min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work72.1%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool10.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit6.5%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle2.2%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk5.1%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home2.9%4.5%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Sheldon, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).