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There are 21 USDA backed residential loans in Sheridan county with an average loan balance of $65,545. Over 61% of the loans helped first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 33 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $68,973. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,598 SqFt. Sheridan county applies the standard USDA income limits to determine loan eligibility. For a household of upto 4 people the income limit is $90,300. For a household of between 5 and 8 people the income limit is increased to $119,200.

The size of Sheridan County is roughly 2,321 square kilometers. There are no geographical USDA loan restrictions in this county. The influence score for Sheridan County is 9. Look below for the interactive county level map illustration below for more details.

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Angelus   •   *Hoxie   •   Lucerne   •   Seguin   •   *Selden   •   Studley   •   Tasco

A USDA loan is a mortgage option available to eligible homebuyers that is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture to promote homeownership in rural communities. USDA Loans, sometimes called "RD Loans," offer 100% financing options on eligible rural properties. USDAProperties can help you find USDA properties in Sheridan County.

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Sheridan County, Kansas
USDA Boundary Details

Sheridan County, located in the great state of Kansas, was established on March 20, 1873. It was named in honor of General Philip H. Sheridan, a Union Civil War officer who played a significant role in the Indian Wars on the Great Plains. The county is situated in the northwestern part of Kansas and covers an area of approximately 896 square miles.

In the late 1800s, Sheridan County witnessed an influx of settlers, coming primarily from eastern states, who were attracted by the prospect of free land available through the Homestead Act. Agriculture has played a major role in the county's history, with wheat farming being a predominant industry. Ranching, too, has been an essential aspect of the local economy.

Hoxie, the county seat, was originally named Kenneth and later changed to honor the town's founder, Hiram Hoxie, in 1886. The city experienced significant growth with the arrival of the Union Pacific Railway, which substituted the prairie wagon transport and facilitated the expansion of Hoxie and Sheridan County.

A fun fact about Sheridan County is that it is home to the Cottonwood Ranch State Historic Site, a preserved sheep ranch and historic limestone house from the late 1800s. The ranch provides a glimpse into the life and times of settlers who inhabited the northwestern region of Kansas during that period, thereby serving as a living testament to the county's rich heritage.

Featured Cities of Kansas
Seguin Selden
Featured Properties from USDA Loan Eligible Regions of Sheridan County
1641 Noble St
Hoxie, KS

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