The Village of Shepherd had a population of 1,535 as of July 1, 2015.
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 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, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,532|
|Population in Familes||1,232|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||718 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||440 (61.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||220 (30.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||58 ( 8.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$117,125|
|Average Home Value||$118,367|
|Median Household Income||$50,000|
|Average Household Income||$55,040|
|Per Capita Income||$23,548|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.93%|
|Per Capita Income||2.55%|
The table below compares Shepherd to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 185||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 238||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 227||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 274||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.