The Village of Shepherd had a population of 1,543 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Shepherd is located at latitude 43.5235 and longitude -84.6926 in Isabella County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Shepherd (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Isabella County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 774 feet.
The Village of Shepherd (GNIS ID: 2399799) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Shepherd population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Population in Households||1,540|
|Population in Familes||1,240|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||711 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||435 (61.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||217 (30.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||59 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$111,151|
|Average Home Value||$127,064|
|Median Household Income||$45,354|
|Average Household Income||$54,707|
|Per Capita Income||$22,949|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.14%|
|Per Capita Income||1.25%|
The table below compares Shepherd to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 352||49th|
|Population Density1||# 187||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 232||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 365||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 383||45th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.