Living in Shields, MI

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Shields, Michigan Info Snack

Population
5,945
Unemployment
1.7%
Poverty
6.9%
Median Home
$125,200
Median Income
$61,250
Median Rent
$770

Shields SnackAbility

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

Shields, MI Cost Of Living

88
Shields's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Shields Michigan National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 91 88 100
Health 96 94 100
Housing 67 74 100
Transportation 106 106 100
Utilities 99 99 100

Rankings for Shields in Michigan

Map Of Shields, MI

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Population over time in Shields

Year Population % Change
2019 5,945 -0.8%
2018 5,993 0.5%
2017 5,961 -2.1%
2016 6,088 -1.7%
2015 6,192 -3.7%
2014 6,430 -1.0%
2013 6,494 -0.7%
2012 6,540 -1.2%
2011 6,619 -3.0%
2010 6,821 -

Race / Ethnicity in Shields

White
95.3% (5,664)
African American
0.4% (21)
American Indian
0.0% (2)
Asian
1.0% (58)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (31)
Hispanic
2.8% (169)
Race Shields MI USA
White 95.3% 75.0% 60.7%
African American 0.4% 13.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Shields

Female
53.3% (3,166)
Male
46.7% (2,779)
Gender Shields MI USA
Female 53.3% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shields for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (59)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (356)
High School / GED
25.0% (1,486)
Some College
29.0% (1,724)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (891)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,010)
Master's Degree
6.0% (356)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (59)
Education Shields MI USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Shields, Michigan

Less than $10,000
3.6% (21,584)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (8,036)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (67,050)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (70,265)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (83,353)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (96,672)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.4% (97,361)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.7% (104,938)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (31,458)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (13,777)
Income Shields MI USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 4.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 9.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 13.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.4% 12.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.7% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 5.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 5.2% 7.7%

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