Sheldon, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 568 housing units in Sheldon. This represents a 1.8% growth from 558 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 522 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 46 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sheldon is about 67.7%. Sheldon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.9%. Average household size is 3.37 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sheldon were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.70%
One Bedroom9.90%
Two Bedrooms16.70%
Three Bedrooms61.60%
Four Bedrooms8.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.21
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$45,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.71
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$525

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan1.80%
Simple Mortgage50.40%
Debt Free42.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.6%