The Village of Shepherd had a population of 1,523 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Shepherd is located at latitude 43.5245 and longitude -84.6947 in Isabella County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Shepherd 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.
|Total Population||1,523 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,520 (99.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,217 (79.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3 ( 0.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$53,337|
|Average Household Income||$62,557|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,561|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||709 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||507 (71.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||144 (20.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||58 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$123,490|
|Average Home Value||$144,587|
|Housing Affordability Index3||222|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.94%|
|Per Capita Income||1.87%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.31%|
The table below compares Shepherd to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 355||49th|
|Population Density||# 193||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 315||55th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 386||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 341||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 229||67th|
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