The Village of Shepherd had a population of 1,534 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,531|
|Population in Familes||1,230|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||707 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||436 (61.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||213 (30.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||58 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$115,686|
|Average Home Value||$127,294|
|Median Household Income||$43,595|
|Average Household Income||$52,074|
|Per Capita Income||$21,907|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.29%|
|Per Capita Income||2.23%|
The table below compares Shepherd to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 353||49th|
|Population Density1||# 188||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 246||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 358||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 394||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.