shepherd Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 161 12.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 764 56.7 % 32.8 %
Some College 309 22.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 65 4.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 48 3.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 963 71.5 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 88 6.5 % 6.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 3,006 - -
19 years old and under 1,012 33.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 790 26.3 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 822 27.3 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 382 12.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 2,489 96.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 82 3.2 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 363 29.8 % 33.2 %
Married 598 49.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 49 4.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 208 17.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,000 - -
Occupied Housing Units 856 85.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 144 14.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 568 56.8 % 61.5 %
2-Units 10 1.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 127 12.7 % 4.5 %
10 to 19 Units 13 1.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 14 1.4 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 256 25.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 12 1.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 142 14.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 223 22.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 241 24.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 35 3.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 86 8.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 57 5.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 688 68.8 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 124 12.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 27 2.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 8 0.8 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 9 0.9 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 2,266 76.2 % 75.7 %
African-American 502 16.9 % 13.1 %
Asian 175 5.9 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 29 1.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,058 53,657
Median Family Income 38,168 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 13,645 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 74.19 %
  • Temperature 96.36 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.29 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 19.77
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com