Shafer, MN

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Shafer Profile


Overview

Shafer is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,036 people and just one neighborhood, Shafer is the 341st largest community in Minnesota. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Shafer, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Shafer, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Shafer’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Shafer does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $53,125.00.

Occupations and Workforce

Shafer is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Shafer is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shafer who work in office and administrative support (19.01%), sales jobs (7.98%), and management occupations (7.03%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Shafer is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Shafer really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Shafer perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

In Shafer, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 37.28 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Shafer is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Shafer Demographics

The percentage of adults in Shafer with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.93% of adults in Shafer have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Shafer in 2010 was $22,485, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,940 for a family of four. However, Shafer contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Shafer home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Shafer residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Shafer include Swedish, Irish, Norwegian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Shafer is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

136 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Shafer 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 2.43

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Shafer VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Shafer 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 22.22

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Minnesota 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 11 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

CHISAGO LAKES SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Minnesota

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Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Soar School
11725 Stinson Avenue
Chisago City, MN, 55013
01-12
Chisago Lakes High School Alt Learning Prog
29400 Olinda Tr
Lindstrom, MN, 55045
09-12
Fairview Day Treatment Center School
11725 Stinson Ave
Chisago City, MN, 55013
06-12
Level 4 Program Pathways To Change School
11725 Stinson Ave
Chisago City, MN, 55013
KG-12
Chisago Lakes Family Center School
13289 St. Croix Ave
Lindstrom, MN, 55045
PK-PK
Lakeside El. School
10345 Wyoming Ave
Chisago City, MN, 55013
03-05
Taylors Falls Elementary School
648 West St
Taylors Falls, MN, 55084
PK-05
Chisago Lakes Senior High School
29400 Olinda Tr
Lindstrom, MN, 55045
09-12
Chisago Lakes El. School
11009 284 Th St
Chisago City, MN, 55013
PK-02
Chisago Lakes Middle School
13750 Lake Blvd
Lindstrom, MN, 55045
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.7% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.5% 30.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 7.4%

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NORTH BRANCH PUBLIC SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Minnesota

(10 is best)

Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sunrise River Elementary School
37775 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN, 55056
KG-04
Brooker Learning Center School
38423 Lincoln Tr
North Branch, MN, 55056
06-12
Distance Learning Program School
38705 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN, 55056
KG-12
North Branch Middle School
38431 Lincoln Tr
North Branch, MN, 55056
05-08
North Branch Early Childhood School
38705 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN, 55056
PK-PK
North Branch Senior High School
38175 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN, 55056
09-12
North Branch Lab School Alc
38705 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN, 55056
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.3% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.1% 30.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 7.4%

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