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Shelton, WA (Washington) Houses and Residents

Shelton,WA index of house prices

Total population: 9,777 (Urban population: 8,422 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 0)

Houses: 3,819 (3,444 occupied: 1,813 owner occupied, 1,631 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

47%
State:

38%

Housing density: 687 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $141,022.

Median contract rent in 2016: $477 (lower quartile is $335, upper quartile is $572)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $2,164


Median gross rent in Shelton, WA in 2016: $563

Housing units in Shelton with a mortgage: 1,210 (96 second mortgage, 46 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 603

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $63,045

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $34,946

Median monthly housing costs: $970


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Shelton, Washington Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $171,120 (it was $93,300 in 2000)
Shelton:

$171,120
Washington:

$306,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $116,646 - $211,493
Median year house/condo built: 1967

Median year apartment built: 1974

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,130
  • In family households: 7,707 (1,048 male householders, 852 female householders)
    1,150 spouses, 3,267 children (2,955 natural, 76 adopted, 228 stepchildren), 312 grandchildren, 103 brothers or sisters, 251 parents, 293 other relatives, 433 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,038 (766 male householders (547 living alone)), 776 female householders (706 living alone)), 494 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 382

Size of family households: 563 2-persons, 447 3-persons, 543 4-persons, 192 5-persons, 38 6-persons, 112 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,253 1-person, 246 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

1,391 married couples with children.
830 single-parent households (313 men, 517 women).

84.5% of residents of Shelton speak English at home.
13.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (41% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 33% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 45% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (84% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 1,175 (11.6%)
(21.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Shelton, Washington
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Shelton, Washington
  • 0no bedroom
  • 311 bedroom
  • 3292 bedrooms
  • 1,0153 bedrooms
  • 3594 bedrooms
  • 765+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelton, Washington
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelton, Washington
  • 135no bedroom
  • 4621 bedroom
  • 5202 bedrooms
  • 4573 bedrooms
  • 304 bedrooms
  • 255+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Shelton in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Shelton in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 93no vehicle
  • 5201 vehicle
  • 6072 vehicles
  • 3683 vehicles
  • 1444 vehicles
  • 795+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Shelton in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Shelton in renter-occupied apartments
  • 353no vehicle
  • 6801 vehicle
  • 3272 vehicles
  • 1683 vehicles
  • 714 vehicles
  • 455+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Shelton, Washington
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Shelton, Washington
  • 01 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 293 rooms
  • 1644 rooms
  • 3895 rooms
  • 5286 rooms
  • 2997 rooms
  • 1878 rooms
  • 2069+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelton, Washington
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shelton, Washington
  • 1131 room
  • 1142 rooms
  • 4033 rooms
  • 2904 rooms
  • 3745 rooms
  • 2236 rooms
  • 327 rooms
  • 388 rooms
  • 349+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2016 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
  • Shelton, WA household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in 2016
  • 243Less than $10,000
  • 515$10,000 to $19,999
  • 521$20,000 to $29,999
  • 354$30,000 to $39,999
  • 298$40,000 to $49,999
  • 314$50,000 to $59,999
  • 249$60,000 to $74,999
  • 420$75,000 to $99,999
  • 243$100,000 to $124,999
  • 66$125,000 to $149,999
  • 53$150,000 to $199,999
  • 35$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2016 in Shelton, WA

  • Distribution of house value in Shelton, WA in 2016
  • 5Less than $10,000
  • 61$10,000 to $14,999
  • 6$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4$35,000 to $39,999
  • 7$40,000 to $49,999
  • 10$50,000 to $59,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 69$70,000 to $79,999
  • 95$80,000 to $89,999
  • 79$90,000 to $99,999
  • 164$100,000 to $124,999
  • 210$125,000 to $149,999
  • 279$150,000 to $174,999
  • 191$175,000 to $199,999
  • 154$200,000 to $249,999
  • 44$250,000 to $299,999
  • 29$300,000 to $399,999
  • 28$400,000 to $499,999
  • 11$500,000 to $749,999
  • 12$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Shelton, WA

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Shelton, WA in 2016
  • 22Less than $100
  • 19$150 to $199
  • 63$200 to $249
  • 32$250 to $299
  • 20$300 to $349
  • 55$400 to $449
  • 66$450 to $499
  • 66$500 to $549
  • 133$550 to $599
  • 91$600 to $649
  • 79$650 to $699
  • 124$700 to $749
  • 102$750 to $799
  • 103$800 to $899
  • 79$900 to $999
  • 261$1,000 to $1,249
  • 9$2,000 to $2,499
  • 49$3,000 to $3,499
  • 32$3,500 or more
  • 76No cash rent
Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 131
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 502
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 602
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 337
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 242
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 245
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 439
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 257
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 219
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 218
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 317
  • 90 or more minutes: 138
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016

Percentage of workers working in this county: 64.5%
Number of people working at home: 100 (2.7% of all workers)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Shelton

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,325 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 802 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 86 (1%)
  • Taxi: 21 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 15 (0%)
  • Walked: 67 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 100 (2%)
Class of Workers in 2016
  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.5%Males
  • 9.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 4.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 14.7%Males
  • 3.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 14.7%Males
  • 4.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.9%Males
  • 13.7%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Shelton, Washington
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Shelton, Washington
  • 3742010 or later
  • 4522000 to 2009
  • 2941990 to 1999
  • 1821980 to 1989
  • 291970 to 1979
  • 67Before 1970
Ancestries in Shelton, WA

First ancestries reported:

  • European: 349 (8.1%)
  • American: 266 (6.2%)
  • English: 264 (6.2%)
  • Irish: 197 (4.6%)
  • Norwegian: 172 (4.0%)
  • German: 113 (2.6%)
  • Scottish: 69 (1.6%)
  • Italian: 56 (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 54 (1.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 51 (1.2%)
  • Swedish: 36 (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 32 (0.7%)
  • Ukrainian: 26 (0.6%)
  • Finnish: 25 (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 21 (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 20 (0.5%)
  • Danish: 20 (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 15 (0.3%)
  • Polish: 14 (0.3%)
  • Eastern European: 13 (0.3%)
  • Celtic: 11 (0.3%)
  • French: 8 (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 7 (0.2%)
  • Russian: 6 (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 4 (0.09%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign - born residents (%):


Guatemala
Shelton:

40.0% (470)
Washington:

1.1% (10,958)

Mexico
Shelton:

39.6% (465)
Washington:

24.5% (234,345)

Canada
Shelton:

3.9% (46)
Washington:

4.7% (45,048)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Shelton:

3.4% (40)
Washington:

5.8% (55,273)

Malaysia
Shelton:

1.5% (18)
Washington:

0.2% (2,214)

Dominican Republic
Shelton:

1.5% (18)
Washington:

0.1% (1,062)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 5,564
  • Other state: 3,324
  • Northeast: 271
  • Midwest: 597
  • South: 582
  • West: 1,875

76.1% of Shelton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36.8% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75.5% lived in Washington.


Shelton:

76.1%
State average:

82.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 74
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 55
  • 5th and 6th grade: 100
  • 7th and 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 211
  • 10th grade: 111
  • 11th grade: 152
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 80
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,077
  • Less than 1 year of college: 284
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 501
  • Associate degree: 331
  • Bachelor's degree: 324
  • Master's degree: 120
  • Professional school degree: 16
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 105
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 11
  • 5th and 6th grade: 91
  • 7th and 8th grade: 81
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 87
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 38
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 862
  • Less than 1 year of college: 425
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 589
  • Associate degree: 361
  • Bachelor's degree: 301
  • Master's degree: 118
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 9
Educational Attainment for Females
Shelton marital status for males
Shelton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,709
  • One, attached: 60
  • Two: 134
  • 3 or 4: 175
  • 5 to 9: 159
  • 10 to 19: 35
  • 20 to 49: 175
  • 50 or more: 213
  • Mobile homes: 147
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Median worth of mobile homes: $75,574

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Shelton
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shelton, WA
  • 51.0%Electricity
  • 40.9%Utility gas
  • 7.0%Wood
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shelton, WA
  • 87.2%Electricity
  • 12.4%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 106
Here:

7.8%
Washington:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 9
Here:

1.5%
Washington:

7.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 48
Here:

17.0%
Washington:

16.4%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability