The City of Shafer had a population of 1,056 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Shafer is located at latitude 45.3883 and longitude -92.7522 in Chisago County. The formal boundaries for the City of Shafer (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Chisago County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 942 feet.
The City of Shafer (GNIS ID: 2395853) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Shafer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shafer: City of Shafer.
|Daytime Population: Workers||383|
|Daytime Population: Residents||536|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||919|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.87|
|Population in Households||1,052|
|Population in Familes||868|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Median Household Income||$58,734|
|Average Household Income||$70,315|
|Per Capita Income||$26,827|
|Total Housing Units||405 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||323 (79.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||59 (14.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$190,667|
|Average Home Value||$231,713|
|Average Household Size||2.75|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.64%|
|Per Capita Income||2.48%|
The table below compares Shafer to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 356||61st|
|Population Density||# 346||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 449||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 335||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 567||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.