Shell is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Shell Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Big Horn County at latitude 44.5355 and longitude -107.7798. Big Horn County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,219 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Shell Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Shell, WY area
Also See: Shell, WY ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||85|
|Population in Familes||71|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||53 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||30 (56.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||8 (15.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||16 (30.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,000|
|Average Home Value||$255,833|
|Median Household Income||$48,330|
|Average Household Income||$60,759|
|Per Capita Income||$25,677|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.46%|
|Per Capita Income||3.3%|
The table below compares Shell to the other 203 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 168||18th|
|Population Density1||# 142||31st|
|Diversity Index2||# 91||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 153||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 131||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wyoming Census Data Comparison Tool.