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Demographics Analysis

The people of West Ishpeming Cdp, 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
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 100

5 to 9 years : 115

10 to 14 years : 61

15 to 17 years : 49

18 and 19 years : 29

20 years : 60

21 years : 26

22 to 24 years : 96

25 to 29 years : 98

30 to 34 years : 55

35 to 39 years : 37

40 to 44 years : 150

45 to 49 years : 58

50 to 54 years : 104

55 to 59 years : 191

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 22

70 to 74 years : 48

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 43

85 years and over : 63

Female:

Under 5 years : 108

5 to 9 years : 82

10 to 14 years : 87

15 to 17 years : 90

18 and 19 years : 97

20 years : 45

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 48

30 to 34 years : 91

35 to 39 years : 62

40 to 44 years : 122

45 to 49 years : 120

50 to 54 years : 163

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 95

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 72

75 to 79 years : 58

80 to 84 years : 84

85 years and over : 50


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,114

Multiple ancestry : 1,683

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 313


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,081

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 12

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 208

5 to 17 years : 484

18 to 24 years : 353

25 to 34 years : 292

35 to 44 years : 371

45 to 54 years : 445

55 to 59 years : 296

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 99

65 to 74 years : 189

75 years and over : 318

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 203

5 to 17 years : 443

18 to 24 years : 353

25 to 34 years : 230

35 to 44 years : 256

45 to 54 years : 356

55 to 59 years : 269

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 99

65 to 74 years : 177

75 years and over : 294

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 41

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 62

35 to 44 years : 98

45 to 54 years : 89

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 24

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 : 17

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,354

Female : 1,381

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 115

Female : 231

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 2,679

Born in other state in the United States : 314

Native: born outside the United States : 17

Foreign born : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 569

Now married, except separated : 1,296

Divorced : 154

Separated : 22

Widowed : 157

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 93

Now married, except separated : 179

Divorced : 58

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Speak only English : 2,791

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 87

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • Finnish: 953   (25.4%)
  • English: 623   (16.6%)
  • Italian: 383   (10.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 378   (10.1%)
  • Swedish: 314   (8.4%)
  • German: 243   (6.5%)
  • Other Groups: 168   (4.5%)
  • Irish: 168   (4.5%)
  • Norwegian: 136   (3.6%)
  • French Canadian: 93   (2.5%)
  • United States Or American: 74   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 64   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 39   (1.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 38   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 19   (0.5%)
  • Romanian: 11   (0.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 8   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 7   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 5   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Dutch: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan is 3,110



(updated 2009)



Male Population in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan: 1,498
Female Population in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan: 1,612


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan: 40.4
Median Female Resident Age in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan: 44.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan


White


Both sexes

44.1

Male

42.8

Female

45.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.5

Male

27.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.5

Male

21.5

Female

28.5

Asian


Both sexes

62.5

Male

68.3

Female

60.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

21.0

Male

38.0

Female

20.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.3

Male

17.5

Female

17.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

17.5

Female

19.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.1

Male

42.8

Female

45.2


(updated 2010)



Races in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan


  • White: 3,022
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 30
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 58



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (2%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (2%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (2.45%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (2.22%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 29   (3.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 351   (39.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 83   (9.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 126   (14.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 39   (4.34%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 149   (16.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (2.11%)
  • Professional School Degree: 25   (2.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 43   (4.26%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (0.89%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (2.28%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (2.48%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (0.5%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 391   (38.75%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 53   (5.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 140   (13.88%)
  • Associate Degree: 177   (17.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 82   (8.13%)
  • Master's Degree: 49   (4.86%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (1.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • N.i.c.e. Community Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 300 Westwood Drive, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 485-1021, Students: 1,283 )

  • Ishpeming Public School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 319 E. Division Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 485-5501, Students: 980 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • Aspen Ridge Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 350 Aspen Ridge School Road, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 485-3175, Students: 564 )

  • Aspen Ridge Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 350 Aspen Ridge School Road, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 485-3176, Students: 306 )

  • C.l. Phelps School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 700 E. North Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 486-4438, Students: 279 )

  • Birchview School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 663 Poplar Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 485-6341, Students: 262 )

  • Central School


    ( Grades: 1-4, Location: 324 E. Pearl Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 486-9521, Students: 123 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • Westwood High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 300 Westwood Drive, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 485-1023, Students: 360 )

  • Ishpeming High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 319 E. Division Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 485-1066, Students: 305 )

Public Libraries (Central) In West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library


    317 North Main Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849

(updated 2012)



Museums Near West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan


  • Ishpeming Historical Society


    Po Box 36, Ishpeming, MI 49849

  • Marquette Range Iron Mining Heritage Theme Park Inc


    Po Box 555, Ishpeming, MI 49849

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to West Ishpeming Cdp, 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 West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan.

Area Features of West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan


Airport


(1) Edward F Johnson Airport  

Building


(1) Cliffs Shaft Mine Museum   (2) Ishpeming City Library   (3) Ishpeming Police Department   (4) Ishpeming Township Fire Department   (5) Ishpeming Township Police Department   (6) Ishpeming Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Ishpeming Field Office  

Census


(1) West Ishpeming Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Apostolic Lutheran Church   (2) Bible Baptist Church   (3) Christ The King Lutheran Church   (4) Faith Lutheran Church   (5) Good News Assembly Of God Church   (6) Grace Episcopal Church   (7) Hope Free Evangelical Lutheran Church   (8) Jehovah S Witnesses   (9) Laestadian Church   (10) Saint John The Evangelist Church   (11) Salisbury United Methodist Church   (12) United Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Ishpeming   (2) Township Of Tilden  

Cliff


(1) Last Bluff  

Falls


(1) Black River Falls   (2) Ely Falls   (3) White City Falls  

Hospital


(1) Marquette County Medical Care Facility  

Lake


(1) Bear Lake   (2) Big Bass Lake   (3) Blue Lake   (4) Chabeneau Lake   (5) Cooper Lake   (6) Crescent Lake   (7) Deer Lake   (8) Dewey Lake   (9) Drake Lake   (10) Duck Lake   (11) East Voelker Lake   (12) Erickson Lake   (13) Frenchy Lake   (14) Hawkins Ponds   (15) Heart Lake   (16) Hemmings Lake   (17) Hurt Lake   (18) Island Lake   (19) Johnson Lake   (20) Lake Angeline   (21) Lake Bancroft   (22) Lake Francoeur   (23) Lake Unky   (24) Little Bass Lake   (25) Little Chabeneau Lake   (26) Little Drake Lake   (27) Little Perch Lake   (28) Long Lake   (29) Perch Lake   (30) Pilliot Lake   (31) Rock Lake   (32) Sagola Lakes   (33) Spear Lake   (34) Tanglefoot Lake   (35) Tilden Lake   (36) Trout Lake   (37) Voelker Lake  

Locale


(1) Ishpeming Station  

Mine


(1) Cliffs Mines   (2) Tilden Mine  

Park


(1) Cliffs Shaft Mine Historical Marker   (2) Ishpeming Township Recreation Area   (3) Lake Angeline Park   (4) Lake Bancroft Park  

Populated Place


(1) Frenchtown   (2) Ishpeming   (3) Lake Angeline   (4) National Mine   (5) Salisbury   (6) West Ishpeming   (7) Winthrop Junction  

Post Office


(1) National Mine Post Office Historical   (2) Stoneville Post Office Historical   (3) Tilden Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Aspen Ridge Middle School   (2) Westwood High School  

Stream


(1) Black River   (2) Clear Creek   (3) Cooper Creek   (4) Ely Creek   (5) Green Creek   (6) Rocky Creek   (7) West Branch Middle Branch Escanaba River  

Summit


(1) Green Hills   (2) Pilot Knob  

Swamp


(1) Grass Lake   (2) Sagola Swamp  

Tower


(1) Wjmy-tv Marquette   (2) Wjpd-am Ishpeming   (3) Wluc-tv Marquette  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

49849 (pop. 12,619)


Cities Nearby West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

West Ishpeming Cdp, MI  (pop. 3,110) 0.0 Miles
Ishpeming City, MI  (pop. 6,487) 2.3 Miles
Negaunee City, MI  (pop. 4,456) 5.4 Miles
Ely Township, MI  (pop. 1,950) 5.5 Miles
Tilden Township, MI  (pop. 1,324) 5.5 Miles
Ishpeming Township, MI  (pop. 3,596) 5.6 Miles
Palmer Cdp, MI  (pop. 559) 6.6 Miles
Negaunee Township, MI  (pop. 2,714) 8.6 Miles
Humboldt Township, MI  (pop. 402) 11.0 Miles
Champion Township, MI  (pop. 282) 11.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

906



Elevation in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan is 1,450.0 ft. (442.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Lat: 46.483944 N        Long: -87.713784 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of West Ishpeming Cdp, 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 West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 18   (1.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 20   (1.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 115   (9.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 83   (6.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 96   (7.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 195   (15.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 204   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 81   (6.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 45   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 48   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 37   (3.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 103   (8.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 170   (13.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,195

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 153

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 14

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 11

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 : 41

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 28

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 40


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 35

5 to 9 minutes : 354

10 to 14 minutes : 220

15 to 19 minutes : 102

20 to 24 minutes : 219

25 to 29 minutes : 167

30 to 34 minutes : 220

35 to 39 minutes : 40

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 18

60 to 89 minutes : 25

90 or more minutes : 33


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

With Social Security income : 384

No Social Security income : 757


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

With retirement income : 328

No retirement income : 813


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 29

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 55

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 74

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 15

$40,000 to $44,999 : 78

$45,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 56

$60,000 to $74,999 : 46

$75,000 to $99,999 : 199

$100,000 to $124,999 : 101

$125,000 to $149,999 : 50

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,000


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • WIAN (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WDMJ (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 4.0 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Powell Meredith Communications Company)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 0.25 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Powell Meredith Communications Company)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 0.25 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Powell Meredith Communications Company)
  • WZAM (970 AM; 5.0 kW; Negaunee, MI; Owner: Taconite Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • WUPF (100.3 FM; Negaunee, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WKQS-FM (101.9 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WFXD (103.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WMQT-FM (107.7 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Taconite Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKPK (88.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Northland Community Braodcasters)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Northern Michigan University)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Christianradiobroadcasting.org, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Negaunee, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • WNMU-FM (90.1 FM; Republic, MI; Owner: Northern Michigan University)
  • WUPX (91.5 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Northern Michigan University)
  • WJPD (92.3 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WUPK (94.1 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WUPG (94.9 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WHWL (95.7 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Gospel Opportunities, Inc.)
  • WUPZ (96.7 FM; Michigamme, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WRUP (98.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WNGE (99.5 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • WBUP (Channel 10; Champion, MI; Owner: Lake Superior Community Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WNMU (Channel 13; Champion, MI; Owner: Board Of Control, Northern Michigan University)
  • WMQF (Channel 19; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Marquette Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLUC-TV (Channel 6; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Barrington Marquette License Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 181  (28.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 85  (13.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 106  (16.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 162  (25.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 159  (24.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 172  (26.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 288  (44.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 11 Farms In West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

The Peninsula Bank Of Ishpeming - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $371.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

Northern Michigan Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $238.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Firstmerit Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $24.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 382

(updated 2014)







Airports Near West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

  • Marquette County


    (about 17.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 17.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Sawyer International


    (about 17.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • Ford


    (about 49.8 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Houghton County Memorial


    (about 59.7 miles in Hubbell, Michigan; Airport Code: CMX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.44%

Carpooled

10.79%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.71%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.06%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including West Ishpeming Cdp, 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
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 734

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 14

Female householder, no husband present : 96

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 281

Householder not living alone : 16


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 4

All other households : 1,137


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 711

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 96

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 284

Renter-occupied housing units : 13


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 33

$15,000 to $19,999 : 110

$20,000 to $24,999 : 59

$25,000 to $29,999 : 96

$30,000 to $34,999 : 81

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $44,999 : 103

$45,000 to $49,999 : 63

$50,000 to $59,999 : 94

$60,000 to $74,999 : 69

$75,000 to $99,999 : 198

$100,000 to $124,999 : 105

$125,000 to $149,999 : 50

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Total : 1,198


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,141

Vacant : 57


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 15

Built 2000 to 2004 : 49

Built 1990 to 1999 : 170

Built 1980 to 1989 : 87

Built 1970 to 1979 : 266

Built 1960 to 1969 : 183

Built 1950 to 1959 : 101

Built 1940 to 1949 : 93

Built 1939 or earlier : 234


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Utility gas : 954

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 24

Electricity : 39

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 74

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 46

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 4

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 55

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 70

$60,000 to $69,999 : 45

$70,000 to $79,999 : 115

$80,000 to $89,999 : 49

$90,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 149

$125,000 to $149,999 : 146

$150,000 to $174,999 : 92

$175,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 to $249,999 : 71

$250,000 to $299,999 : 50

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 4

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(West Ishpeming Cdp, 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 83

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 517

Housing units without a mortgage : 505


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $265,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $133,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $65,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $121,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $107,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $86,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $52,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan: 72.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 93.88%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 6.12%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in West Ishpeming Cdp, 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 20 20 $2,026,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $2,026,000
2000        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,553,680
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $1,553,680
2001        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,625,854
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $1,625,854
2002        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,343,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,343,000
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,109,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,109,000
2004        
  Single Family 16 16 $2,004,788
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $2,004,788
2005        
  Single Family 11 11 $2,091,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $2,091,000
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $330,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $330,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (West Ishpeming Cdp, MI): $41,758
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (West Ishpeming Cdp): $65,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (West Ishpeming Cdp): $402
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Utility Gas: 85.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.0%
Electricity: 2.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Up Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 1414 W Fair Ave, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/20/1986

Marquette General Home Health


     Address: 420 W Magnetic St, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/4/1982

Dickinson Home Health


     Address: 617 North Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1996

United Home Care


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

St. Francis Home Health Care


     Address: 901 North Lincoln Road, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/3/1992

Hospitals Close To West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

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

Iron County Community Hospital


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

St Francis Hospital


     Address: 3401 Ludington St, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Portage Health Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Marquette County Medical Care


     Address: Frank S Valente Bldg 200 W Saginaw St, Ishpeming, Michigan 49849
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Mather Nursing Center


     Address: 435 Stoneville Rd, Ishpeming, Michigan 49849
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Eastwood Nursing Center


     Address: 900 Maas St, Negaunee, Michigan 49866
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Norlite Nursing Center


     Address: 701 Homestead St, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Iron Co Medical Care Facility


     Address: 1523 U S Highway 2, Crystal Falls, Michigan 49920
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 172
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 142 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 1,630
    Disabled Workers: 410
    Widowers Workers: 280
    Spouses Workers: 210
    Children Workers: 185


(updated 2007)



Marquette County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.60%
  • Bush & Cheney 45.22%
  • Other 1.18%



(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 West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Marquette County, MI

5.36 % of Marquette County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,075

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.10 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,292

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Houghton County , MI 0.31 % ($23,573 AGI )
  • Delta County , MI 0.20 % ($28,896 AGI )
  • Alger County , MI 0.18 % ($20,262 AGI )

Relocation away from Marquette County, MI

5.72 % of Marquette 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 $29,428

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,526

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Delta County , MI 0.21 % ($37,700 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.20 % ($31,936 AGI )
  • Alger County , MI 0.18 % ($39,256 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 West Ishpeming Cdp, 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 West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in West Ishpeming Cdp, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 7 2 9 2 5 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 104 30 137 31 76 123 93 28 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 15 15 0 15 31 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 4 6 4 2 8 8 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 60 89 61 31 122 123 140 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burglary 5 8 4 11 12 21 7 6 1 3 2 1 0
    per 100,000 74 118 61 168 183 324 109 166 28 83 57 28 0
Larceny Theft 125 108 131 111 143 143 130 18 9 10 10 9 10
    per 100,000 1,860 1,597 1,992 1,693 2,184 2,203 2,019 499 249 278 285 253 279
Vehicle Theft 6 11 8 18 15 16 8 0 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 89 163 122 275 229 246 124 0 0 0 0 0 28
Arson 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 30 15 0 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 2 4 1 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
35 32 36 35 43 45 36 6 3 3 3 3 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
19 17 20 18 23 25 20 3 1 2 2 1 1


(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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