Shepherd is located in southeast Michigan. Shepherd is between the Isabella, Gratiot, Midland county. Shepherd has 0.97 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Shepherd population is 1,564, which has grown 1.82% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of -0.50% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Shepherd median household income is $39,259 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 3.79% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 9.90% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Shepherd median house value is $99,800 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -23.21% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.98% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Shepherd is better than the state average in quality. The Shepherd area code is 989.