Sheldahl, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 319 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 177  (55.6%)
Females: 142  (44.4%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50243.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,870 (it was $48,393 in 2000)
Sheldahl:

$54,870
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,603 (it was $17,811 in 2000)

Sheldahl city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,651 (it was $74,700 in 2000)
Sheldahl:

$124,651
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $187,021; Detached houses: $185,794; Townhouses or other attached units: $273,530; In 2-unit structures: $129,213; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $193,499; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $120,575; Mobile homes: $21,166

Median gross rent in 2013: $676.

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  • Races in Sheldahl, IA (2010)

    Sheldahl races chart
    • 31297.8%White alone
    • 30.9%Two or more races
    • 30.9%Hispanic
    • 10.3%American Indian alone

Races in Sheldahl detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sheldahl: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.5%), Irish (16.2%), Norwegian (16.2%), English (9.4%), United States (6.1%), Scottish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/18/1882

Elevation: 1037 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 378 people per square mile   (very low).

Sheldahl,IA real estate house value index trend

Sheldahl, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Sheldahl:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sheldahl city:

  • Never married: 37.7%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

7 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.6% Asia).

This city:

2.1%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,742 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $921 (1.1%)

Sheldahl satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (11.8 miles , pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (126.9 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (309.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Slater, IA (1.2 miles ), Huxley, IA (2.3 miles ), Alleman, IA (2.3 miles ), Kelley, IA (2.5 miles ), Madrid, IA (2.5 miles ), Polk City, IA (2.6 miles ), Cambridge, IA (3.0 miles ), Luther, IA (3.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $101,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $111,900
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.86 N, Longitude: 93.70 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 515

Sheldahl household income distribution Sheldahl home values distribution

Property values in Sheldahl, IA

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+6.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Information (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Sheldahl: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Sheldahl, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sheldahl-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the Sheldahl city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sheldahl-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 387.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 371.6 miles away from Sheldahl center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 288.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 249.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 273.1 miles away from Sheldahl center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 128.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Polk County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sheldahl topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sheldahl:

  • MADRID HOME FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MADRID, IA)
  • POLK CITY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; POLK CITY, IA)
  • GREEN HILLS HEALTH CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AMES, IA)
  • GRANGER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GRANGER, IA)
  • HOMEWARD HOSPICE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; AMES, IA)
  • HOMEWARD (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; AMES, IA)
  • MARY GREELEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; AMES, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sheldahl:

  • Iowa State University (about 12 miles; Ames, IA; Full-time enrollment: 28,662)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 12 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Drake University (about 19 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 51 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 78 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 81 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 89 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)

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Notable locations in Sheldahl: Sheldahl (A), Sheldahl City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sheldahl include: United Methodist Church (A), Sheldahl Norwegian Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Polk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 61.0. This is better than average.

City:

61.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.210. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.210
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.0403. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0403
U.S.:

1.9118

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.6%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.0%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Iowa average:

10.3

Sheldahl travel time to work - commute Sheldahl mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sheldahl city (based on Polk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic62,86719
Mainline Protestant61,821117
Evangelical Protestant53,822208
Other9,33135
Black Protestant5,27519
Orthodox6464
None236,878-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 63
Polk County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Polk County:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 158
Polk County:

3.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 316
Here:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

25.8%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.5%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.9%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sheldahl:

45.5%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Sheldahl:

30.8
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sheldahl:

23.9%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

19.1%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sheldahl:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

45.9%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

53.2%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.6%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sheldahl, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$549
Other Government Administration 0$0 18$2,462
Parks and Recreation 0$0 8$1,266
Water Supply 0$0 2$1,388
Totals for Government 0$0 30$5,665

Sheldahl government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,000 ($3.13)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($94.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($40.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($28.21)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($25.08)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($21.94)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($18.81)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($12.54)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($9.40)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($9.40)
    Welfare - Other: $2,000 ($6.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($3.13)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($3.13)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $3,000 ($9.40)
    Health: $2,000 ($6.27)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($3.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($28.21)

Sheldahl government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($28.21)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($9.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $34,000 ($106.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $27,000 ($84.64)
    General Support: $4,000 ($12.54)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $78,000 ($244.51)
    Property: $15,000 ($47.02)

Sheldahl government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $273,000 ($855.80)

5.61% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,523 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
Iowa average:

5.75%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($110 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.02%
Iowa average:

0.01%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dallas County, IA  0.63% ($45,095 average AGI)
from Story County, IA  0.43% ($37,997)
from Warren County, IA  0.34% ($33,308)


5.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,493 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
Iowa average:

5.94%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($233 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.03%
Iowa average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, IA  0.95% ($57,124 average AGI)
to Warren County, IA  0.34% ($42,170)
to Story County, IA  0.25% ($30,347)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sheldahl:

  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KASI (1430 AM; 1 kW; AMES, IA)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWBG (1590 AM; 1 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sheldahl:

  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KRKQ (98.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KLRX (96.1 FM; MADRID, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KJJY (92.5 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCCQ (105.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHKI (97.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVJZ (106.3 FM; ANKENY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDFR (91.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KFGQ-FM (99.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KJMC (89.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: MINORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDLS-FM (105.5 FM; PERRY, IA; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K269EJ (101.7 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • K206AW (89.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sheldahl:

  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • K48FZ (Channel 48; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-52, INC.)
  • K56GD (Channel 56; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • K41DD (Channel 41; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KRPG-LP (Channel 43; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K29EA (Channel 29; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • KFPX (Channel 39; NEWTON, IA; Owner: PAXSON DES MOINES LICENSE, INC.)
  • K46EY (Channel 46; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1/2 Mi S Of (Lat: 41.850000 Lon: -93.697167), Call Sign: KNBZ623
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.335 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/1996, Expiration Date: 11/12/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2002Registrant: Harris Spraying, Rr 1 15820 Nw 58th, Polk City, IA 50226, Phone: (515) 685-2260

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N0QFK, Licensee ID: L00150278, Grant Date: 09/21/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2013, Certifier: Donald D Towers, Registrant: Donald D Towers, 1108 Boone St, Sheldahl, IA 50243
  • Call Sign: W0QFK, Previous Call Sign: N0QFK, Licensee ID: L00150278, Grant Date: 11/13/2013, Expiration Date: 11/13/2023, Certifier: Donald D Towers Mr, Registrant: Donald D Towers Mr, 1108 Boone St, Sheldahl, IA 50243

Most common first names in Sheldahl, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Dale369.7 years
Dorothy271.5 years
Carroll270.5 years
Dwight275.0 years
Clarice285.9 years
Emma284.9 years
John275.5 years
Marvin275.5 years
Vernon270.9 years
Most common last names in Sheldahl, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson776.3 years
Muehlenthale479.3 years
Stauffer476.5 years
Rolfe381.3 years
Sheldahl384.3 years
Anderson272.5 years
Bryant273.0 years
Dolph263.5 years
Hennick265.5 years
Christopher282.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Electricity (4%)

Sheldahl compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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