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.
|Population in Households||1,086|
|Population in Familes||892|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Median Household Income||$62,506|
|Average Household Income||$74,174|
|Per Capita Income||$28,343|
|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|
|Average Household Size||2.75|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.28%|
|Per Capita Income||3.39%|
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.
|Total Population||# 350||61st|
|Population Density||# 341||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 465||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 294||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 529||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.