The Shell Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Big Horn County at latitude 44.5345 and longitude -107.7845. Big Horn County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,219 feet.
The formal official name is the Shell Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Shell, Wyoming.
The U5 Census Class Code for Shell indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
The formal boundaries for the Shell Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
|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.