The Shields Census Designated Place had a population of 6,514 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shields: Shields Corners.
|Population in Households||6,412|
|Population in Familes||5,179|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||102|
|Median Household Income||$58,685|
|Average Household Income||$73,954|
|Per Capita Income||$31,625|
|Total Housing Units||2,894 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,201 (76.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||572 (19.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||121 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$138,865|
|Average Home Value||$169,273|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.89%|
|Per Capita Income||3.72%|
The table below compares Shields to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 147||79th|
|Population Density||# 320||54th|
|Diversity Index||# 294||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 139||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 146||79th|
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