Shields is a city located in Michigan. Shields has a 2020 population of 7,125. Shields is currently growing at a rate of 0.64% annually and its population has increased by 1.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,035 in 2010.
The average household income in Shields is $72,448 with a poverty rate of 8.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $951 per month, and the median house value is $139,700. The median age in Shields is 50.8 years, 47.5 years for males, and 54.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shieldswas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
89.44% of Shields residents speak only English, while 10.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.96% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Shields is Hispanic, with 32.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Shields is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.78%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Shields
92.82% of Shields residents were born in the United States, with 85.32% having been born in Michigan. 1.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.