The Shields Census Designated Place had a population of 6,481 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Shields is located at latitude 43.4173 and longitude -84.073 in Saginaw County. The formal boundaries for the Shields Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Saginaw County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 600 feet.
The Shields Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393234) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Shields population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shields: Shields Corners.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,733|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,546|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||6,279|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.97|
|Population in Households||6,378|
|Population in Familes||5,191|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||103|
|Median Household Income||$55,954|
|Average Household Income||$69,453|
|Per Capita Income||$29,696|
|Total Housing Units||2,925 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,181 (74.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||576 (19.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||168 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$129,881|
|Average Home Value||$156,055|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.93%|
The table below compares Shields 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||# 146||79th|
|Population Density||# 324||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 306||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 154||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 159||77th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.