The Shields Census Designated Place had a population of 6,540 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shields: Shields Corners.
|Population in Households||6,437|
|Population in Familes||5,245|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||103|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,891 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,228 (77.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||574 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||88 ( 3.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$122,587|
|Average Home Value||$150,180|
|Median Household Income||$55,284|
|Average Household Income||$66,527|
|Per Capita Income||$28,655|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.29%|
The table below compares Shields 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||# 145||79th|
|Population Density1||# 319||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 305||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 138||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 149||79th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.