Sherwood, MI

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Sherwood Profile


Overview

Sherwood is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 307 people and just one neighborhood, Sherwood is the 594th largest community in Michigan. Sherwood has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Sherwood is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 58.06% of the Sherwood workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Sherwood is a village of production and manufacturing workers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sherwood who work in office and administrative support (11.29%), management occupations (8.06%), and teaching (7.26%).

Of important note, Sherwood is also a village of artists. Sherwood has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Sherwood’s character.

Setting & Lifestyle

The overall crime rate in Sherwood is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Sherwood has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Sherwood has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sherwood than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sherwood may be for you.

In Sherwood, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

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

Sherwood Demographics

The population of Sherwood has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 4.04% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Sherwood in 2018 was $18,472, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,888 for a family of four.

The people who call Sherwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sherwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Sherwood include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Polish.

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


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Sherwood, MI HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Sherwood VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Public School Data

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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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 about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MI* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Anderson Elementary School
335 East Corey St
Bronson, MI 49028
KG-02
Bronson Jrsr High School
450 East Grant St
Bronson, MI 49028
06-12
Ryan Elementary School
461 Rudd St
Bronson, MI 49028
03-05
Colon Elementary School
328 East State St
Colon, MI 49040
KG-05
Colon High School
400 Dallas St
Colon, MI 49040
06-12
Leonidas School
30945 Church St
Leonidas, MI 49066
KG-08
Union City Middle School
435 Saint Joseph St
Union City, MI 49094
05-08
Union City High School
430 Saint Joseph St
Union City, MI 49094
09-12
Union City Elementary School
601 Walnut Ln
Union City, MI 49094
PK-04
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

COLDWATER COMMUNITY SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

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 59.9% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.3% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

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BRONSON COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

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 58.3% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.2% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.1% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

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UNION CITY COMMUNITY SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

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 62.0% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.6% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.4% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

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COLON COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

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 58.7% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.3% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

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