Sheldon demographics profile

StatisticSheldonTexasNational
Population1,41726,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5669791
Median age47.034.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%48%43%
Speak English32%65%79%
Speak Spanish68%30%13%
Sheldon, TX has a population of 1,417 and is the 13,032nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 566 per sq mi which is 484% higher than the Texas average and 525% higher than the national average. The median age in Sheldon is 47 which is approximately 37% higher than the Texas average of 34. In Sheldon, 48% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 32% speak English and 68% speak Spanish. 61% of Sheldon residents were born in Texas, 7% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 33% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Sheldon is 484% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Sheldon is 37% higher than Texas.
  • In Sheldon 53.07% of the population is White.
  • In Sheldon 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Sheldon 1.13% of the population is Asian.

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Sheldon population breakdown by race

RaceSheldonTexasNational
White53.07%74.84%73.35%
Black or African American0.00%11.95%12.63%
Asian1.13%4.36%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.48%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race3.32%2.50%3.06%
Other race42.48%5.79%4.75%
In Sheldon, 77.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Sheldon, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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