Shields, MI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Shields, Michigan Info Snack

Population
7,301
Unemployment
1.7%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$139,700
Median Income
$71,439
Median Rent
$951

Shields SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Shields, MI Cost Of Living

87
Shields's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Shields Michigan National Average
Overall 87 91 100
Services 98 95 100
Groceries 89 90 100
Health 96 96 100
Housing 68 76 100
Transportation 109 101 100
Utilities 103 103 100

Rankings for Shields in Michigan

Map Of Shields, MI

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1

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2

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3

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4

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Population 48,407

5

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Population 6,401

Population over time in Shields

Year Population % Change
2020 7,301 21.8%
2019 5,993 0.5%
2018 5,961 -2.1%
2017 6,088 -1.7%
2016 6,192 -3.7%
2015 6,430 -1.0%
2014 6,494 -0.7%
2013 6,540 -1.2%
2012 6,619 -3.0%
2011 6,821 -

Race / Ethnicity in Shields

White
93.7% (6,838)
African American
0.8% (55)
American Indian
0.0% (3)
Asian
1.3% (98)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (77)
Hispanic
3.2% (230)
Race Shields MI USA
White 93.7% 74.5% 60.1%
African American 0.8% 13.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 1.3% 3.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.2% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Shields

Female
54.2% (3,958)
Male
45.8% (3,343)
Gender Shields MI USA
Female 54.2% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 45.8% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shields for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (219)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (292)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,898)
Some College
26.0% (1,898)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,022)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,387)
Master's Degree
7.0% (511)
Professional Degree
1.0% (73)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Shields MI USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Shields, Michigan

Less than $10,000
4.0% (28,907)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (8,600)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (56,859)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (63,310)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (88,634)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (141,194)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.1% (132,354)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.9% (123,514)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.4% (53,754)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (32,969)
Income Shields MI USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 9.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.1% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.9% 14.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.4% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 5.7% 8.3%

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