Shepherd is located in east Texas. Shepherd is between the San Jacinto, Liberty county. Shepherd has 6.10 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Shepherd population is 3,006, which has grown 48.15% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Shepherd median household income is $36,058 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 24.74% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 31.68% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Shepherd median house value is $75,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 55.26% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is higher 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 worse than the state average in quality. The Shepherd area code is 936.