Sheffield is located in north Alabama. Sheffield is part of Colbert County. Sheffield has 6.37 square miles of land area and 0.09 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Sheffield population is 9,067, which has shrunk 6.06% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.33% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Sheffield median household income is $35,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 31.59% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 27.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Sheffield median house value is $88,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 39.49% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 45.48% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Sheffield is close to the state average in quality. The Sheffield area code is 256.