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Demographics Analysis

The people of Baraga Township, Michigan give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 9 years : 76

10 to 14 years : 109

15 to 17 years : 62

18 and 19 years : 29

20 years : 68

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 166

25 to 29 years : 271

30 to 34 years : 300

35 to 39 years : 227

40 to 44 years : 185

45 to 49 years : 166

50 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 66

65 and 66 years : 53

67 to 69 years : 35

70 to 74 years : 54

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 9 years : 131

10 to 14 years : 93

15 to 17 years : 55

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 9

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 24

25 to 29 years : 55

30 to 34 years : 61

35 to 39 years : 149

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 224

50 to 54 years : 98

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 85

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 82

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 32

85 years and over : 30


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,809

Multiple ancestry : 943

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 2

Ancestry not reported : 970


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,616

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 4

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 7

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 21

Not a U.S. citizen : 76


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 103

5 to 17 years : 526

18 to 24 years : 368

25 to 34 years : 687

35 to 44 years : 605

45 to 54 years : 579

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 108

62 to 64 years : 151

65 to 74 years : 289

75 years and over : 139

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 103

5 to 17 years : 437

18 to 24 years : 300

25 to 34 years : 560

35 to 44 years : 489

45 to 54 years : 435

55 to 59 years : 135

60 and 61 years : 99

62 to 64 years : 133

65 to 74 years : 228

75 years and over : 107

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 54

18 to 24 years : 68

25 to 34 years : 95

35 to 44 years : 113

45 to 54 years : 132

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 29

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 1

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 3

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 35

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 32

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 8

55 to 59 years : 1

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,883

Female : 1,143

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 295

Female : 295

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 7

Female : 4

Foreign born:

Male : 50

Female : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,825

Born in other state in the United States : 393

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 58


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,140

Now married, except separated : 1,025

Divorced : 267

Separated : 14

Widowed : 130

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 308

Now married, except separated : 158

Divorced : 37

Separated : 14

Widowed : 43

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 11

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 29

Now married, except separated : 26

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Speak only English : 3,471

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 46

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 9


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Baraga Township, Michigan

  • Finnish: 914   (24.6%)
  • Other Groups: 712   (19.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 416   (11.2%)
  • German: 396   (10.7%)
  • French Canadian: 181   (4.9%)
  • Irish: 165   (4.4%)
  • Swedish: 142   (3.8%)
  • English: 121   (3.3%)
  • Italian: 112   (3.0%)
  • United States Or American: 93   (2.5%)
  • Polish: 84   (2.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 77   (2.1%)
  • Norwegian: 50   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 44   (1.2%)
  • Belgian: 36   (1.0%)
  • Scottish: 33   (0.9%)
  • European: 25   (0.7%)
  • Austrian: 21   (0.6%)
  • Slovak: 21   (0.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 19   (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 16   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Baraga Township, Michigan is 3,724



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Baraga Township, Michigan: 2,235
Female Population in Baraga Township, Michigan: 1,489


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Baraga Township, Michigan: 34.4
Median Female Resident Age in Baraga Township, Michigan: 45.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Baraga Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

44.9

Male

43.2

Female

46.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.8

Male

32.8

Female

67.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.8

Male

32.1

Female

33.3

Asian


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

7.5

Male

8.5

Female

4.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.1

Male

17.7

Female

27.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

28.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.0

Male

43.3

Female

46.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Baraga Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,282
  • African American: 632
  • American Indian: 604
  • Asian: 27
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 4
  • Some Other Race: 4
  • Two or More Races: 171



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Baraga Township, Michigan citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Baraga Township, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.28%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (0.99%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 40   (2.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 85   (5.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 60   (4.23%)
  • 11th Grade: 44   (3.1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 52   (3.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 500   (35.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 193   (13.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 211   (14.87%)
  • Associate Degree: 60   (4.23%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 137   (9.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (1.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 38   (3.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 27   (2.83%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (3.04%)
  • 11th Grade: 34   (3.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (2.52%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 389   (40.78%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (6.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 139   (14.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 85   (8.91%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 95   (9.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 20   (2.1%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.21%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Baraga Township, Michigan

  • Baraga Area Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 428, Baraga, MI 49908, Phone: (906) 353-6664, Students: 565 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Baraga Township, Michigan

  • Philip Latendresse School


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: P.o. Box 428, Baraga, MI 49908, Phone: (906) 353-6664, Students: 148 )

  • Pelkie Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: P.o. Box 428, Baraga, MI 49908, Phone: (906) 353-7538, Students: 121 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Baraga Township, Michigan

  • Baraga Area High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Box 428, Baraga, MI 49908, Phone: (906) 353-6661, Students: 296 )



Museums Near Baraga Township, Michigan


  • Baraga County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 567, Baraga, MI 49908

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Baraga Township, Michigan affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Baraga Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Baraga Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Baraga Airport  

Bay


(1) Keweenaw Bay   (2) L Anse Bay   (3) Pequaming Bay   (4) Sand Bay  

Beach


(1) Second Sand Beach  

Building


(1) Baraga Correctional Facility   (2) Baraga County Courthouse   (3) Baraga County Historical Museum   (4) Baraga County Sheriff S Office   (5) Baraga Police Department   (6) Baraga Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Bay Ambulance   (8) Keweenaw Bay Fire Department   (9) Keweenaw Bay Tribal Police Department   (10) L Anse Fire Department   (11) L Anse Police Department   (12) L Anse Public Library   (13) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Baraga Forest  

Cape


(1) Pequaming Point   (2) Rock Beach Point   (3) Sand Point  

Cemetery


(1) Assinins Cemetery   (2) Baraga Village Cemetery   (3) Keweenaw Bay Cemetery   (4) L Anse Township Cemetery   (5) Pequaming Cemetery  

Census


(1) Zeba Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Baraga Full Gospel Church   (2) Bethel United Pentecostal Church   (3) Bishop Baraga Shrine   (4) Blessed Kateri Church   (5) Holy Cross Church   (6) Jehovah S Witnesses   (7) L Anse Baptist Church   (8) Sacred Heart Church   (9) Saint Ann S Church   (10) Solid Rock Baptist Church   (11) United Lutheran Church   (12) United Methodist Church   (13) Victory Christian Assembly  

Civil


(1) L Anse Reservation   (2) Village Of Baraga   (3) Village Of L Anse  

Falls


(1) Middle Falls River Falls   (2) Power Dam Falls   (3) Power House Falls  

Hospital


(1) Baraga County Family Practice   (2) Baraga County Memorial Hospital   (3) Bayview Family Practice  

Lake


(1) Bendry Lake  

Locale


(1) Assinins Station Historical   (2) Baraga Marina   (3) Baraga Station   (4) Keweenaw Bay Tribal Center   (5) Keweenaw Station Historical   (6) L Anse Township Park Campground   (7) Newtonville Station Historical   (8) Ojibwa Campground   (9) Sand Point Light  

Park


(1) Baraga State Park   (2) Keweenaw Bay Historical Marker   (3) L Anse Township Park   (4) L Anse-lac Vieux Desert Trail Historical Marker   (5) Second Sand Beach Park   (6) Zeba Indian United Methodist Church Historical Marker  

Populated Place


(1) Assinins   (2) Baraga   (3) Bear Town   (4) Keweenaw Bay   (5) L Anse   (6) L Anse Mobile Home Court   (7) Pequaming   (8) Zeba  

Post Office


(1) Assinins Post Office Historical   (2) Baraga Post Office   (3) Giddings Post Office Historical   (4) Keweenaw Bay Post Office Historical   (5) L Anse Post Office   (6) Newtonville Post Office Historical   (7) Pequaming Post Office Historical   (8) Zeba Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Baraga Area High School   (2) L Anse Township High School   (3) Ojibwa Community College   (4) Sacret Heart School  

Stream


(1) Boyles Creek   (2) Burns Creek   (3) Denomie Creek   (4) Falls River   (5) Hazel Creek   (6) Kelsey Creek   (7) Leviture Creek   (8) Linden Creek   (9) Little Carp River   (10) Little Silver Creek   (11) Menge Creek   (12) Nesters Creek   (13) Roubillard Creek   (14) Sixmile Creek   (15) Taylor Creek  

Summit


(1) Little Mountain  

Tower


(1) Wdxw-am L Anse  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Baraga Township, Michigan

49908 (pop. 3,133)


Cities Nearby Baraga Township, Michigan

Baraga Village, MI  (pop. 1,388) 3.2 Miles
L'anse Village, MI  (pop. 2,462) 5.1 Miles
L'anse Township, MI  (pop. 3,827) 8.9 Miles
Laird Township, MI  (pop. 469) 12.3 Miles
Covington Township, MI  (pop. 558) 15.8 Miles
Elm River Township, MI  (pop. 138) 16.8 Miles
Chassell Township, MI  (pop. 1,663) 17.5 Miles
Portage Township, MI  (pop. 1,040) 17.6 Miles
Arvon Township, MI  (pop. 346) 18.8 Miles
Bohemia Township, MI  (pop. 36) 19.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Baraga Township, Michigan

906



Elevation in Baraga Township, Michigan is 623.0 ft. (190.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Baraga Township, Michigan

Lat: 46.765050 N        Long: -88.551681 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Baraga Township, Michigan need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Michigan

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.93 2.94 0.00 0.00 2.80
  Full-Service Providers 8.73 7.86 5.05 10.17 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.73 7.85 5.03 10.17 0.00 7.12
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 6.22 5.62 4.91 0.00 0.00 5.03
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.90 5.10 10.77 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 8.52 7.90 5.09 10.77 0.00 7.11
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.59 0.00 0.00 0.67
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 6.23 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.97
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.73 0.29 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.56 4.41 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.91 5.04 10.43 0.00 7.15
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.79 5.02 10.43 0.00 7.09
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.48 0.00 0.00 0.51
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.18 4.43 0.00 0.00 4.50
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.59 4.98 0.00 8.21 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.55 4.96 0.00 8.21 6.85
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.13 1.80 0.98 0.00 0.00 1.44
  Energy-Only Providers 6.49 5.42 4.24 0.00 0.00 4.91
  Full-Service Providers 8.33 7.66 4.86 0.00 7.89 7.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.33 7.57 4.92 0.00 7.89 6.94
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.22 1.93 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.49
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 5.78 4.37 0.00 0.00 5.19
  Full-Service Providers 8.40 7.87 5.33 0.00 13.07 7.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.40 7.84 5.32 0.00 13.07 7.23
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.69 2.65 1.05 0.00 0.00 1.87
  Energy-Only Providers 5.42 7.00 4.07 0.00 0.00 5.58
  Full-Service Providers 9.77 8.42 6.13 0.00 10.06 8.17
  Total Electric Industry 9.77 8.51 6.05 0.00 10.06 8.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Baraga Township, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 27   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 91   (7.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 89   (7.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 161   (13.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 101   (8.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 214   (18.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 92   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 75   (6.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 40   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 112   (9.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 119   (10.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 990

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 20

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 3

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 28

Other means : 26

Worked at home : 30


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 159

5 to 9 minutes : 301

10 to 14 minutes : 193

15 to 19 minutes : 140

20 to 24 minutes : 149

25 to 29 minutes : 10

30 to 34 minutes : 26

35 to 39 minutes : 9

40 to 44 minutes : 27

45 to 59 minutes : 28

60 to 89 minutes : 21

90 or more minutes : 4


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

With Social Security income : 405

No Social Security income : 652


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

With retirement income : 253

No retirement income : 804


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 21

$10,000 to $14,999 : 33

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 38

$25,000 to $29,999 : 66

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 50

$40,000 to $44,999 : 61

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 76

$60,000 to $74,999 : 98

$75,000 to $99,999 : 77

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,500


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Baraga Township, Michigan

  • NEW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Houghton, MI; Owner: Steven A.roy,rep.of The Est.of Lyle Evans)
  • WCCY (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Houghton, MI; Owner: Heartland Comm. Houghton License, Llc)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Houghton, MI; Owner: Advance Acquisition, Inc.)
  • WMPL (920 AM; 1.0 kW; Houghton, MI; Owner: J & J Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Baraga Township, Michigan

  • WHKB (102.3 FM; Houghton, MI; Owner: Heartland Comm. Houghton License, Llc)
  • WVCN (104.3 FM; Lanse, MI; Owner: Keweenaw Bay Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCUP (105.7 FM; Lanse, MI; Owner: Keweenaw Bay Indian Community)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Houghton, MI; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Northern Michigan University)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Hancock, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • WMTU-FM (91.9 FM; Hancock, MI; Owner: Michigan Technological University)
  • WKMJ-FM (93.5 FM; Houghton, MI; Owner: J & Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WUPZ (96.7 FM; Michigamme, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WOLV (97.7 FM; Houghton, MI; Owner: Heartland Comm. Houghton License, Llc)
  • WGLI (98.7 FM; Houghton, MI; Owner: Keweenaw Bay Indian Community)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Baraga Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 125  (18.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 157  (23.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 82  (12.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 22  (3.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 78  (11.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 169  (29.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 183  (31.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 183  (31.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 10  (1.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 27 Farms In Baraga Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Baraga Township, Michigan

Superior National Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $563.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Baraga Township, Michigan

  • Grognet Seaplane Base


    (about 27.9 miles in Hancock, Michigan; Airport Code: QGS)

  • Houghton County Memorial


    (about 28.0 miles in Hubbell, Michigan; Airport Code: CMX)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 53.0 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Baraga Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.18%

Carpooled

12.15%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.66%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.16%

Bicycle

0.41%

Walked

3.45%

Other Means

1.31%

Worked At Home

4.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Baraga Township, Michigan, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 549

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 35

Female householder, no husband present : 120

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 338

Householder not living alone : 15


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 22

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 6

All other households : 1,025


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 492

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 16

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 63

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 168

Renter-occupied housing units : 185


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 79

$10,000 to $14,999 : 113

$15,000 to $19,999 : 83

$20,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $29,999 : 81

$30,000 to $34,999 : 71

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 103

$45,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 84

$60,000 to $74,999 : 102

$75,000 to $99,999 : 79

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 48

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,474


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,057

Vacant : 417


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 39

Built 1990 to 1999 : 156

Built 1980 to 1989 : 194

Built 1970 to 1979 : 421

Built 1960 to 1969 : 116

Built 1950 to 1959 : 122

Built 1940 to 1949 : 182

Built 1939 or earlier : 244


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 534

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 199

Electricity : 72

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 98

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 138

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 13


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 55

$60,000 to $69,999 : 79

$70,000 to $79,999 : 85

$80,000 to $89,999 : 73

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 87

$125,000 to $149,999 : 63

$150,000 to $174,999 : 65

$175,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 to $249,999 : 15

$250,000 to $299,999 : 6

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 13

$500,000 to $749,999 : 9

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 7

Home equity loan only : 55

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 334

Housing units without a mortgage : 343


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Baraga Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $79,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $92,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $78,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $88,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $55,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $116,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $112,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $73,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Baraga Township, Michigan: 63.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Baraga Township, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 98.73%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.27%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Baraga Township, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 8 8 $813,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $813,800
2000        
  Single Family 22 22 $2,379,808
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $2,379,808
2001        
  Single Family 18 18 $2,013,815
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $2,013,815
2002        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,163,426
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,163,426
2003        
  Single Family 18 18 $2,212,528
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $2,212,528
2004        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,813,827
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,813,827
2005        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,932,741
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,932,741
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Baraga Township, MI): $32,639
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Baraga Township): $65,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Baraga Township): $292
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Baraga Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 48.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 20.7%
Electricity: 4.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 13.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 12.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Baraga Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Baraga Township, Michigan

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 12 $38,267 26 $8,960 682 $38,267 $13.14
Financial Administration 1 $2,781 2 $1,559 133 $33,372 $11.72
Other Government Administration 2 $8,118 8 $1,413 80 $48,708 $17.66
Police Protection - Officers 3 $9,819 0 $0 0 $39,276 --
Firefighters 0 $0 12 $4,030 288 $0 $13.99
Streets and Highways 2 $5,651 1 $1,094 84 $33,906 $13.02
Sewerage 1 $2,888 0 $0 0 $34,656 --
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 2 $647 80 $0 $8.09
Water Supply 2 $5,713 0 $0 0 $34,278 --
Electric Power 1 $3,295 1 $217 18 $39,540 $12.06

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Baraga Township, Michigan

Superior Home Nursing And Hospice


     Address: 540 Depot St, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Portage Home Health And Hospice


     Address: 821 W Water Street, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/6/1994

Keweenaw Home Nursing Inc


     Address: 311 Sixth Street, Calumet, Michigan 49913
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/12/1989

Horizon Home Care


     Address: 1001 Giesau Drive, Ontonagon, Michigan 49953
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/14/2002

United Home Care


     Address: 1400 West Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/10/1998

Hospitals Close To Baraga Township, Michigan

Portage Health Hospital


     Address: 500 Campus Drive, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Iron County Community Hospital


     Address: 1400 W Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Marquette General Hospital


     Address: 420 West Magnetic Street, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Dickinson County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1721 S Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Grand View Hospital


     Address: N10561 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Baraga Township, Michigan

Houghton Co Med Care Facility


     Address: 1100 Quincy St, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 197
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Cypress Manor Health And Rehab


     Address: 1400 Poplar St, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Portagepointe


     Address: 500 Campus Drive, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Our Lady Of Mercy Health And Rehab


     Address: 52225 B Avenue, Hubbell, Michigan 49934
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital, Inc


     Address: 601 Seventh Street, Ontonagon, Michigan 49953
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Baraga Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 168 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Baraga Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 285
    Disabled Workers: 90
    Widowers Workers: 65
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Baraga County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.06%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.66%
  • Other 1.27%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Baraga Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Baraga County, MI

4.52 % of Baraga County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,769

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Baraga County, MI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Houghton County , MI 0.84 % ($24,080 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.57 % ($20,882 AGI )
  • Ontonagon County , MI 0.34 % ($22,900 AGI )

Relocation away from Baraga County, MI

4.93 % of Baraga County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,286

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Baraga County, MI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Marquette County , MI 1.01 % ($27,700 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.84 % ($26,760 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Michigan

Low Bracket: $0 (4.35%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (4.35%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Michigan

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Baraga Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.



















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Baraga Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Baraga Township, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 80 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 80 81 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 80 242 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 13 14 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,041 1,127 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 160 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Michigan

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
36,233 38,032 41,145 48,000 43,613 45,717 46,122 39,795 40,692 40,909


(updated 2014)



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