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Shafer, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Shafer had a population of 1,090 as of July 1, 2018.

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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Shafer: City of Shafer.

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Shafer, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,090
Population in Households 1,086
Population in Familes 892
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 862
Diversity Index3 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $62,506
Average Household Income $74,174
Per Capita Income $28,343

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 419 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 339 (80.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 57 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $218,077
Average Home Value $259,421
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 395
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 276
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.51% 0.88%
Households 0.5% 0.94%
Families 0.18% 0.78%
Median Household Income   3.28%
Per Capita Income   3.39%

Shafer, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shafer to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 350 61st
Population Density # 341 62nd
Diversity Index # 465 49th
Median Household Income # 294 68th
Per Capita Income # 529 42nd

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