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Demographics Analysis

The people of Houghton County, 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
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 1,038

5 to 9 years : 1,088

10 to 14 years : 1,127

15 to 17 years : 632

18 and 19 years : 1,391

20 years : 1,017

21 years : 1,151

22 to 24 years : 1,365

25 to 29 years : 1,338

30 to 34 years : 931

35 to 39 years : 775

40 to 44 years : 994

45 to 49 years : 991

50 to 54 years : 1,086

55 to 59 years : 1,056

60 and 61 years : 582

62 to 64 years : 644

65 and 66 years : 347

67 to 69 years : 511

70 to 74 years : 647

75 to 79 years : 493

80 to 84 years : 390

85 years and over : 214

Female:

Under 5 years : 962

5 to 9 years : 960

10 to 14 years : 1,070

15 to 17 years : 643

18 and 19 years : 719

20 years : 680

21 years : 334

22 to 24 years : 639

25 to 29 years : 876

30 to 34 years : 828

35 to 39 years : 776

40 to 44 years : 860

45 to 49 years : 1,027

50 to 54 years : 1,077

55 to 59 years : 1,068

60 and 61 years : 471

62 to 64 years : 638

65 and 66 years : 310

67 to 69 years : 557

70 to 74 years : 687

75 to 79 years : 541

80 to 84 years : 438

85 years and over : 493


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Houghton County, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 34,523

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 21

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 171

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 408

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,339


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,934

5 to 17 years : 4,979

18 to 24 years : 5,228

25 to 34 years : 2,536

35 to 44 years : 2,346

45 to 54 years : 3,125

55 to 59 years : 1,630

60 and 61 years : 826

62 to 64 years : 1,043

65 to 74 years : 2,433

75 years and over : 2,137

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 449

18 to 24 years : 1,502

25 to 34 years : 1,017

35 to 44 years : 744

45 to 54 years : 865

55 to 59 years : 451

60 and 61 years : 137

62 to 64 years : 210

65 to 74 years : 531

75 years and over : 371

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 19

5 to 17 years : 27

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 19

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 64

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 10

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 65

18 to 24 years : 551

25 to 34 years : 401

35 to 44 years : 290

45 to 54 years : 127

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 90

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 95

75 years and over : 51


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 8,653

Now married, except separated : 9,751

Divorced : 2,137

Separated : 201

Widowed : 1,669

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2,428

Now married, except separated : 2,832

Divorced : 480

Separated : 26

Widowed : 192

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 117

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 770

Now married, except separated : 805

Divorced : 46

Separated : 0

Widowed : 81


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 2,371

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,700

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,761

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,786

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,890

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,136

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,494

$65,000 to $74,999 : 349

$75,000 or more : 924

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 718

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,886

$10,000 to $14,999 : 317

$15,000 to $24,999 : 864

$25,000 to $34,999 : 671

$35,000 to $49,999 : 534

$50,000 to $64,999 : 451

$65,000 to $74,999 : 79

$75,000 or more : 438

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 11

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 17

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $24,999 : 20

$25,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $64,999 : 16

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 0

Foreign born:

No income : 458

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 401

$10,000 to $14,999 : 224

$15,000 to $24,999 : 261

$25,000 to $34,999 : 151

$35,000 to $49,999 : 60

$50,000 to $64,999 : 41

$65,000 to $74,999 : 15

$75,000 or more : 91


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 18,754

Born in other state of the United States : 18,798

Native; born outside the United States : 35,598

Foreign born : 14,917


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Under 3 years : 1,158

3 and 4 years : 842

5 years : 379

6 to 8 years : 1,349

9 to 11 years : 1,206

12 to 14 years : 1,307

15 to 17 years : 1,260


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 1,614

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,215

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,271

$20,000 to $24,999 : 966

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,020

$30,000 to $34,999 : 971

$35,000 to $39,999 : 793

$40,000 to $44,999 : 708

$45,000 to $49,999 : 476

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,114

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,256

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,396

$100,000 to $124,999 : 739

$125,000 to $149,999 : 272

$150,000 to $199,999 : 290

$200,000 or more : 149


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Houghton County, Michigan is 36,462



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Houghton County, Michigan: 19,808
Female Population in Houghton County, Michigan: 16,654


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Houghton County, Michigan: 29.2
Median Female Resident Age in Houghton County, Michigan: 38.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Houghton County, Michigan


White


Both sexes

34.6

Male

30.0

Female

39.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.6

Male

22.8

Female

21.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.4

Male

27.3

Female

27.8

Asian


Both sexes

24.4

Male

24.0

Female

25.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

26.5

Male

23.5

Female

48.5

Other


Both sexes

22.8

Male

22.0

Female

24.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

20.8

Female

22.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.2

Male

21.1

Female

23.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.8

Male

30.2

Female

39.4


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,296

No health insurance coverage : 31

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,425

No health insurance coverage : 114

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,412

No health insurance coverage : 504

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,830

No health insurance coverage : 426

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,280

No health insurance coverage : 480

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,666

No health insurance coverage : 397

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,077

No health insurance coverage : 205

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,476

No health insurance coverage : 9

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 965

No health insurance coverage : 4

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,017

No health insurance coverage : 35

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,420

No health insurance coverage : 163

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,066

No health insurance coverage : 306

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,393

No health insurance coverage : 311

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,375

No health insurance coverage : 261

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,782

No health insurance coverage : 322

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,005

No health insurance coverage : 172

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,527

No health insurance coverage : 13

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,266

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 763

No employer-based health insurance : 564

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,369

No employer-based health insurance : 1,170

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,524

No employer-based health insurance : 1,392

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,254

No employer-based health insurance : 1,002

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 993

No employer-based health insurance : 767

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,209

No employer-based health insurance : 854

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,493

No employer-based health insurance : 789

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 695

No employer-based health insurance : 790

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 556

No employer-based health insurance : 413

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 565

No employer-based health insurance : 487

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,418

No employer-based health insurance : 1,165

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,490

No employer-based health insurance : 882

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 973

No employer-based health insurance : 731

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 969

No employer-based health insurance : 667

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,523

No employer-based health insurance : 581

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,510

No employer-based health insurance : 667

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 664

No employer-based health insurance : 876

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 619

No employer-based health insurance : 647


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 28,217

Born in other state in the United States : 6,306

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 21

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 171

Foreign born : 1,747


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Speak only English : 32,247

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 373

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 83

German or other West Germanic languages : 258

Slavic languages : 31

Other Indo-European languages : 531

Korean : 6

Chinese : 425

Vietnamese : 10

Tagalog : 22

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 22

Other and unspecified languages : 454


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 21

No Medicare coverage : 3,845

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 517

No Medicare coverage : 12,760

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,404

No Medicare coverage : 50

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 21

No Medicare coverage : 3,614

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 478

No Medicare coverage : 9,515

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,783

No Medicare coverage : 23


(updated 2013)



Races in Houghton County, Michigan


  • White: 34,271
  • African American: 286
  • American Indian: 279
  • Asian: 1,034
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 43
  • Two or More Races: 549



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Houghton County, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 47   (0.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.04%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 57   (0.54%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 488   (4.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 204   (1.94%)
  • 10th Grade: 314   (2.99%)
  • 11th Grade: 233   (2.22%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 231   (2.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,474   (33.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 679   (6.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,313   (12.49%)
  • Associate Degree: 656   (6.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,573   (14.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 646   (6.14%)
  • Professional School Degree: 158   (1.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 436   (4.15%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 36   (0.34%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (0.16%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 51   (0.48%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 402   (3.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 227   (2.12%)
  • 10th Grade: 347   (3.24%)
  • 11th Grade: 327   (3.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 284   (2.65%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 4,165   (38.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 624   (5.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,193   (11.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 980   (9.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,411   (13.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 478   (4.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 84   (0.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 94   (0.88%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 256

5 to 9 years : 1,881

10 to 14 years : 2,054

15 to 17 years : 1,166

18 and 19 years : 1,663

20 to 24 years : 3,804

25 to 34 years : 791

35 years and over : 436

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 54

5 to 9 years : 78

10 to 14 years : 124

15 to 17 years : 34

18 and 19 years : 136

20 to 24 years : 211

25 to 34 years : 110

35 years and over : 107

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 532

5 to 9 years : 89

10 to 14 years : 19

15 to 17 years : 75

18 and 19 years : 311

20 to 24 years : 1,171

25 to 34 years : 3,072

35 years and over : 17,130


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Houghton County, Michigan

  • Public Schools Of Calumet


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 57070 Mine Street, Calumet, MI 49913, Phone: (906) 337-0311, Students: 1,574 )

  • Houghton-portage Township Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1603 Gundlach Road, Houghton, MI 49931, Phone: (906) 482-0451, Students: 1,293 )

  • Hancock Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 417 Quincy Street, Hancock, MI 49930, Phone: (906) 487-5925, Students: 952 )

  • Lake Linden-hubbell School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 601 Calumet Street, Lake Linden, MI 49945, Phone: (906) 296-6211, Students: 560 )

  • Adams Township School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 37, Painesdale, MI 49955, Phone: (906) 482-0599, Students: 426 )

  • Chassell Township School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 140, Chassell, MI 49916, Phone: (906) 523-4691, Students: 286 )

  • Dollar Bay-tamarack City Area Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 371, 48475 Maple Driv, Dollar Bay, MI 49922, Phone: (906) 482-5800, Students: 283 )

  • Stanton Township Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Route 1, Box 128-e, Atlantic Mine, MI 49905, Phone: (906) 482-2797, Students: 158 )

  • Copper Country Isd


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: P.o. Box 270, Hancock, MI 49930, Phone: (906) 482-4250, Students: 78 )

  • Elm River Township School District


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3999 E. Winona Rd., Toivola, MI 49965, Phone: (906) 288-3751, Students: 15 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Houghton County, Michigan

  • C.l.k. Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 57070 Mine Street, Calumet, MI 49913, Phone: (906) 337-0311, Students: 684 )

  • Houghton Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 203 W. Jacker Street, Houghton, MI 49931, Phone: (906) 482-0456, Students: 520 )

  • Barkell Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1201 N. Elevation Street, Hancock, MI 49930, Phone: (906) 487-9030, Students: 404 )

  • Washington Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 57070 Mine Street, Calumet, MI 49913, Phone: (906) 337-0311, Students: 370 )

  • Lake Linden-hubbell Elem. School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 601 Calumet Street, Lake Linden, MI 49945, Phone: (906) 296-6221, Students: 296 )

  • Chassell K-12 School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 140, Chassell, MI 49916, Phone: (906) 523-4491, Students: 284 )

  • Houghton Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1603 Gundlach Road, Houghton, MI 49931, Phone: (906) 482-4871, Students: 271 )

  • South Range Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 69, South Range, MI 49963, Phone: (906) 482-4430, Students: 225 )

  • Hancock Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 417 Quincy Street, Hancock, MI 49930, Phone: (906) 487-5923, Students: 195 )

  • T.r. Davis Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 371, Dollar Bay, MI 49922, Phone: (906) 482-5812, Students: 151 )

  • E.b. Holman Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 50870 Holman School Road, Atlantic Mine, MI 49905, Phone: (906) 482-2797, Students: 144 )

  • Copper Country Learning Center


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: P.o. Box 270, Hancock, MI 49930, Phone: (906) 482-4250, Students: 78 )

  • Elm River Township School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3999 E. Winona Rd, Toivola, MI 49965, Phone: (906) 288-3751, Students: 15 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Houghton County, Michigan

  • Houghton Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1603 Gundlach Road, Houghton, MI 49931, Phone: (906) 482-0450, Students: 500 )

  • Calumet High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 57070 Mine Street, Calumet, MI 49913, Phone: (906) 337-0311, Students: 464 )

  • Hancock Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 501 Campus Drive, Hancock, MI 49930, Phone: (906) 483-2540, Students: 325 )

  • Lake Linden-hubbell High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 601 Calumet Street, Lake Linden, MI 49945, Phone: (906) 296-6681, Students: 258 )

  • Jeffers High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Box 37, Painesdale, MI 49955, Phone: (906) 482-0580, Students: 199 )

  • Dollar Bay High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Box 371, Dollar Bay, MI 49922, Phone: (906) 482-5812, Students: 132 )

  • Chs-horizons School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 57070 Mine Street, Calumet, MI 49913, Phone: (906) 337-0311, Students: 51 )

  • Career And Technical Education


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 110 E. Quincy Street, Hancock, MI 49930, Phone: (906) 482-4250, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Houghton County, Michigan

  • Michigan Technological University


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 6,744; Location: 400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931, Web: http://www.mtu.edu )

  • Finlandia University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 559; Location: 01 Quincy St, Hancock, MI 49930, Web: http://www.finlandia.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Houghton County, Michigan

  • Pelkie Mennonite School


    ( Grades: 1-7, Location: 37090 Tapiola Road, Chassell, MI 49916, Phone: (906) 353-7481, Students: 13 )

Academic Libraries In Houghton County, Michigan

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Houghton County, Michigan

  • Calumet Public-school Library


    57070 Mine Street, Calumet, MI 49913

  • Hancock School Public Library


    501 Campus Drive, Hancock, MI 49930

  • Lake Linden-hubbell School Public Library


    601 Calumet Street, Lake Linden, MI 49945

  • Osceola Township School Public Library


    48475 North Maple Drive, Dollar Bay, MI 49922

  • Portage Lake District Library


    58 Huron Street, Houghton, MI 49931

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Houghton County, Michigan


  • A.e. Seaman Mineralogical Museum


    1400 Townsend Drive Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931
    http://www.museum.mtu.edu

  • Calumet Fire Station


    340 6th St, Calumet, MI 49913

  • Calumet Theatre


    340 Sixth Street, Calumet, MI 49913

  • Carnegie Musuem


    105 Huron St, Houghton, MI 49931

  • Chassell Heritage Center


    42373 N Hancock St, Chassell, MI 49916

  • Chassell Historical Organization Inc


    Po Box 331, Chassell, MI 49916

  • Copper County Preservation Trust Inc


    25970 Red Jacket Rd, Calumet, MI 49913

  • Copper Range Historical Museum


    , South Range, MI 49963

  • Coppertown Usa Fund Inc


    25815 Red Jacket Rd, Calumet, MI 49913
    http://www.uppermichigan.com/coppertown

  • Hancock Pewabic House & Museum Society


    222 Hancock St, Hancock, MI 49930

  • Hanka Homestead Finnish Museum


    10639 M38, Pelkie, MI 49958

  • Houghton & Keweenaw County Genealogical Society


    Po Box 323, Calumet, MI 49913

  • Houghton County Historical Museum Society


    Po Box 127, Lake Linden, MI 49945

  • Keweenaw Childrens Museum Inc


    700 Park Ave, Houghton, MI 49931

  • Norwegian Lutheran Church Historical Society


    608 Elm St, Calumet, MI 49913

  • Painesdale Mine & Shaft Inc


    42641 Shaft Road Po Box 332, Painesdale, MI 49955

  • Quincy Mine Hoist Association


    49750 Us-41, Hancock, MI 49930

  • Sturgeon Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 34, Pelkie, MI 49958

  • Suomi College Finnish-american Heritage Center


    601 Quincy Street, Hancock, MI 49930

  • The Copper Range Historical Society


    Po Box 148, South Range, MI 49963

  • Upper Peninsula Firefighters Memorial Museum


    Po Box 503, Houghton, MI 49931
    http://coppercountryfirefightershistorymuse

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Houghton County, 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 Houghton County, Michigan.

Area Features of Houghton County, Michigan


Airport


(1) Grognet Flying Service Seaplane Base   (2) Houghton County Memorial Airport   (3) Hougton County Memorial Airport   (4) Pike River Landing Airport   (5) Prickett-grooms Field Airport  

Bar


(1) Lamirande Shoal  

Bay


(1) Dollar Bay   (2) Grand Traverse Bay   (3) Lily Pond Harbor Of Refuge   (4) Little Traverse Bay   (5) Misery Bay   (6) Pike Bay   (7) Portage River Harbor Of Refuge   (8) Rabbit Bay   (9) Sleeping Bay  

Beach


(1) Agate Beach   (2) Santa Monica Beach  

Building


(1) Academic Office Building   (2) Adams Township Volunteer Fire Department Atlantic Mine   (3) Adams Township Volunteer Fire Department Painesdale   (4) Administration Building   (5) Alumni House   (6) Bootjack Fire And Rescue Department   (7) Bootjack Fire Hall   (8) Boston Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Calumet Police Department   (10) Calumet Public Library   (11) Calumet Township Fire And Rescue   (12) Central Heating Plant   (13) Chassell Fire Department   (14) Chemical Sciences Engineering Building   (15) Copper City Volunteer Fire Department   (16) Copper Range Historical Museum   (17) Coppertown Usa Mining Museum   (18) Daniell Heights Apartments   (19) Dollar Bay Volunteer Fire Department   (20) Douglass Houghton Hall   (21) Dow Environmental Sciences And Engineering Building   (22) Duncan Township Fire Department Station 1   (23) East Mcnail Hall   (24) Electrical Energy Resources Center   (25) Facilities Management Storage Building   (26) Finlandia Hall   (27) Finnish-american Heritage Center   (28) Finnish-american Historical Archives   (29) Fisher Hall   (30) Gates Tennis Center   (31) Grover C Dillman Hall   (32) Hamar House Counseling Center   (33) Hancock Fire Department   (34) Hancock Police Department   (35) Harold Meese Center   (36) Hoover Center   (37) Houghton County Courthouse   (38) Houghton County Historical Museum   (39) Houghton County Memorial Airport   (40) Houghton County Sheriff S Office   (41) Houghton Fire Department   (42) Houghton Police Department   (43) Hubbell Volunteer Fire Department   (44) Hurontown Fire And Rescue   (45) J R Van Pelt Library   (46) Kivi House   (47) Laird Township Volunteer Fire Department   (48) Lake Linden Police Department   (49) Lake Linden Village Fire Department   (50) Lake Linden-hubbell Public Library   (51) Lakeside Laboratory   (52) Laurium Fire Department   (53) Laurium Police Department   (54) Mannerheim Hall   (55) Memorial Union Building   (56) Mercy Emergency Medical Services Calumet   (57) Mercy Emergency Medical Services Hancock   (58) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Twin Lakes Field Office   (59) Michigan Technological University Police Services   (60) Minerals And Materials Engineering Building   (61) Nikander Hall   (62) Old Main   (63) Osceola Township Public Library   (64) Paavo Nurmi Building   (65) Pelkie Volunteer Fire Department   (66) Portage Lake District Library   (67) Quincy - Franklin - Hancock Township Volunteer Fire Department   (68) R L Smith Mechanical Engineering-engineering Mechanics Building   (69) Ripley Volunteer Fire Department   (70) Rotc Building   (71) South Range Volunteer Fire Department   (72) Stanton Township Volunteer Fire Department Precinct 1   (73) Student Development Complex   (74) Tamarack City Volunteer Fire Department   (75) Toivola Volunteer Fire Department   (76) Twin Lakes - Elm River Fire Department   (77) U J Noblet Forest Building   (78) United States Forest Engineering Laboratory   (79) Upper Peninsula Firefighters Museum   (80) Wadsworth Hall   (81) Walker Arts And Humanities Center   (82) Wargelin Hall   (83) West Mcnail Hall  

Canal


(1) Keweenaw Waterway   (2) Torch Lake  

Cape


(1) Atlantic Point   (2) Fourteen Mile Point   (3) Grosse Point   (4) High Point   (5) Keweenaw Peninsula   (6) Louis Point   (7) Mill Point   (8) Pilgrim Point   (9) Princess Point   (10) Rockhouse Point   (11) Traverse Point   (12) Ureux Point   (13) Willard Point  

Cemetery


(1) Alston Cemetery   (2) American Legion Cemetery   (3) Askel Cemetery   (4) Atlantic Mine Cemetery   (5) Calvary Cemetery   (6) Chassell Township Cemetery   (7) Elo Cemetery   (8) Forest Hill Cemetery   (9) Hecla Cemetery   (10) Jacobsville Cemetery   (11) Kargi Cemetery   (12) Kitchie Cemetery   (13) Lakeside Cemetery   (14) Lakeview Cemetery   (15) Lutheran Cemetery   (16) Maple Hill Cemetery   (17) Mountain View Cemetery   (18) Nisula Lutheran Cemetery   (19) Oskar Cemetery   (20) Pelkie Cemetery   (21) Redridge Cemetery   (22) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (23) Schoolcraft Cemetery   (24) Sidnaw Cemetery   (25) Toivola Cemetery   (26) Waasa Cemetery   (27) Woodland Cemetery  

Census


(1) Dollar Bay Census Designated Place   (2) Hubbell Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Old Channel   (2) Portage River  

Church


(1) Alston Apostolic Lutheran Church   (2) Apostolic Lutheran Church   (3) Bethany Baptist Church   (4) Calumet United Methodist Church   (5) Calvary Baptist Church   (6) Chapel Of Saint Matthew   (7) Chassell Apostolic Lutheran Church   (8) Christian Science Church   (9) Church Of Christ   (10) Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (11) Church Of The Resurrection   (12) Community Church Of Christ   (13) Copper Country Church Of The Nazarene   (14) Elo Church   (15) Evangel Baptist Church   (16) Faith Lutheran Church   (17) Finnish Church   (18) First Lutheran Church   (19) First United Methodist Church   (20) Fulton Apostolic Lutheran Church   (21) Glad Tidings Assembly Of God Church   (22) Gloria Dei Lutheran Church   (23) Good Shepherd Lutheran Church   (24) Grace Christian Fellowship   (25) Grace Lutheran Church   (26) Grace United Methodist Church   (27) Holy Family Church   (28) Holy Trinity Lutheran Church   (29) Hope Fellowship Church   (30) Houghton Baptist Church   (31) Kyro Church   (32) Lake Linden Avenue Gospel Hall   (33) Lake Linden United Methodist Church   (34) Laurium United Methodist Church   (35) Maranatha Free Lutheran Church   (36) Mission United Lutheran Church   (37) Painesdale Apostolic Lutheran Church   (38) Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church   (39) Pelkie Laestadian Church   (40) Peninsula Christian Church   (41) Portage Lake United Church   (42) Sacred Heart Church   (43) Saint Albert The Great Catholic Church   (44) Saint Anne S Catholic Church   (45) Saint Cecilia S Catholic Church   (46) Saint Henrys Church   (47) Saint Ignatius Loyala Church   (48) Saint John S Lutheran Church   (49) Saint Joseph Church   (50) Saint Paul Lutheran Church   (51) Saint Paul The Apostle Church   (52) Saints Peter And Paul Lutheran Church   (53) Saints Sergius And Herman Of Valaam Orthodox Church   (54) Salvation Army Church   (55) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (56) Sidnaw United Methodist Church   (57) Tapiola Apostolic Lutheran Church   (58) Trinity Episcopal Church   (59) Unitarian Universalist Church   (60) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Charter Township Of Calumet   (2) Charter Township Of Portage   (3) City Of Hancock   (4) City Of Houghton   (5) Houghton County   (6) Ontonagon Reservation   (7) Township Of Adams   (8) Township Of Baraga   (9) Township Of Chassell   (10) Township Of Duncan   (11) Township Of Elm River   (12) Township Of Franklin   (13) Township Of Hancock   (14) Township Of Laird   (15) Township Of Osceola   (16) Township Of Quincy   (17) Township Of Schoolcraft   (18) Township Of Stanton   (19) Township Of Torch Lake   (20) Village Of Calumet   (21) Village Of Copper City   (22) Village Of Lake Linden   (23) Village Of Laurium   (24) Village Of South Range  

Cliff


(1) Louis Hill  

Dam


(1) Pickett Dam   (2) Redridge Dam   (3) Sleepy Dam  

Falls


(1) Hogger Falls   (2) Houghton Falls   (3) Hungarian Falls   (4) Ogemaw Falls   (5) Otter Falls   (6) Sturgeon Falls   (7) Vista Falls   (8) West Branch Sturgeon Falls   (9) Wyandotte Falls  

Flat


(1) Baraga Plains  

Forest


(1) Baraga State Forest  

Hospital


(1) Apostolic Lutheran Home   (2) Apria Healthcare   (3) Aspirus Keweenaw Medical Center   (4) Hancock County Medical Care   (5) Houghton Community Health Center   (6) Keweenaw Memorial Health Center   (7) Keweenaw Nursing Home   (8) Lake Linden Clinic   (9) Marquette General Hospital   (10) Marquette Medical Clinic   (11) Medical Arts Health Care Center   (12) Our Lady Of Mercy Nursing Home   (13) Portage Health Hospital - Hancock   (14) Portage Medical Group  

Island


(1) Harrington Island   (2) Traverse Island  

Lake


(1) Barchard Lake   (2) Bear Lake   (3) Beck Lake   (4) Beitner Lake   (5) Bender Lake   (6) Bob Hall Lake   (7) Bob Lake   (8) Bog Lake   (9) Bohmier Lake   (10) Booth Lake   (11) Boston Lake   (12) Bowstead Lake   (13) Burns Lake   (14) Bush Lake   (15) Calumet Lake   (16) Cemetery Lake   (17) Chapman Pond   (18) Chicken Lake   (19) Clear Lake   (20) Corbin Lake   (21) Crystal Lake   (22) Davis Lake   (23) Deer Lake   (24) Deerwater Lake   (25) Dentel Lake   (26) Dog Lake   (27) Donken Lake   (28) Dunn Lake   (29) Echo Lake   (30) Elevenmile Lake   (31) Elginor Lake   (32) Emily Lake   (33) Engman Lake   (34) Estes Lake   (35) Fuller Lake   (36) Gabbit Lake   (37) Gasley Lake   (38) Glare Lake   (39) Glitter Lake   (40) Green Lake   (41) Hager Lake   (42) Hall Lake   (43) Haywire Lake   (44) High Lake   (45) Hop Lake   (46) Horseshoe Lake   (47) Huron Lake   (48) Irish Lake   (49) Jackson Lakes   (50) Jingle Lake   (51) Kelly Lake   (52) Kentucky Lake   (53) Knave Lake   (54) Koski Lake   (55) Kratt Lakes   (56) Kunze Lake   (57) Lacrosse Lake   (58) Lake Annie   (59) Lake Eva   (60) Lake Fifteen   (61) Lake Fourteen   (62) Lake Gerald   (63) Lake Ongie   (64) Lake Perrault   (65) Lake Roland   (66) Lake Sainte Kathryn   (67) Lake Thirteen   (68) Lake Weber   (69) Lily Pond   (70) Linda Lake   (71) Little Lake   (72) Little Rice Lake   (73) Markey Lake   (74) Mclellan Lake   (75) Mill Lake   (76) Moonshine Lake   (77) Morrison Lake   (78) Mud Lake   (79) Muffle Lake   (80) Muskrat Lake   (81) Obenhoff Lake   (82) Otter Lake   (83) Papoose Lake   (84) Pathic Lake   (85) Peck Lake   (86) Penegor Lake   (87) Pequet Lake   (88) Pike Lake   (89) Pine Dam Lake   (90) Pine Lake   (91) Plantation Lakes   (92) Portage Lake   (93) Rice Lake   (94) Richard Lake   (95) Robillard Lake   (96) Saint George Lake   (97) Sandy Lake   (98) Saunder Lake   (99) Saw Lake   (100) Seventeenmile Lake   (101) Skip Lake   (102) Staff Lake   (103) Still Lake   (104) Stone Quarry Lake   (105) Stonington Lake   (106) Tear Lake   (107) Thayer Lake   (108) Thirteenmile Lake   (109) Thomas Lake   (110) Three-on Lake   (111) Toby Lake   (112) Toivola Lakes   (113) Torch Bay   (114) Torch Lake   (115) Townsend Lake   (116) Twelvemile Lake   (117) Winona Lake   (118) York Lake  

Locale


(1) Arens Fuel Company   (2) Arnheim Station Historical   (3) Baltic Station Historical   (4) Beacon Hill Station Historical   (5) Bob Lake Campground And Picnic Area   (6) Boston Station Historical   (7) Brotherton Station Historical   (8) Calumet Golf Club   (9) Calumet Station Historical   (10) Calumet Waterworks   (11) Camp 14   (12) Camp 16   (13) Camp 17   (14) Camp 18   (15) Chassell Station Historical   (16) Clairmont Transfer Company   (17) Cole Creek Light   (18) Copper City Station Historical   (19) Copper Country Concrete Company   (20) Copper County Mall   (21) Dollar Bay Station Historical   (22) Donken Station Historical   (23) Elm River Station Historical   (24) Franklin Station Historical   (25) Freda Station Historical   (26) Frost Station   (27) Fulton Station Historical   (28) Hamar Quandt Company   (29) Hancock Campgrounds   (30) Hancock County Fairgrounds   (31) Hancock Station Historical   (32) Hebard Station Historical   (33) Horju Station Historical   (34) Houghton Station Historical   (35) Julio Contracting Company   (36) Kearsage Station Historical   (37) Kitchi Station Historical   (38) Lake Linden Station Historical   (39) Lake Roland Station Historical   (40) Lake Sainte Kathryn Campground   (41) Laurium Station Historical   (42) Lepisto Marine Ramp   (43) Lily Pond Leading Light   (44) Lily Pond North Light   (45) Lily Pond South Light   (46) Lower Dam Lake Campground   (47) Madern Contractors Incorporated   (48) Maki Oil Company   (49) Mason Station Historical   (50) Micheal Messner Coal Dock   (51) Mill Mine Junction Historical   (52) Mills Station Historical   (53) Minneyata Camp   (54) Mount Ripley Ski Area   (55) Nesbit Lake Organization Camp   (56) New Home Station Historical   (57) Osceola Point Light   (58) Osceola Station Historical   (59) Painesdale Station Historical   (60) Pelkie Station Historical   (61) Penegors Camp   (62) Pilgrim Point Leading Light   (63) Portage Entry Lighthouse   (64) Portage Lake Golf Course   (65) Portage Lake Marina   (66) Quincy Mining Company   (67) Range Oil And Gas Company   (68) Rasce Marine Hoist Ramp   (69) Redridge Station Historical   (70) Ripley Station Historical   (71) Sands Development Company   (72) Senter Station Historical   (73) Sidnaw Station   (74) South Range Station Historical   (75) Standard Oil Company   (76) Stenington Station Historical   (77) Superior Block Company   (78) Superior Iron And Metal Company   (79) Tamarack Station Historical   (80) Toivola Station Historical   (81) Trimountain Station Historical   (82) Trimountain Tower   (83) U P Power Company Coal Dock   (84) Winona Station Historical   (85) Wyandotte Hills Golf Course   (86) Yalmer Mattila Contracting Company  

Military


(1) Coast Guard Station Portage   (2) United States Coast Guard Station Historical  

Mine


(1) Ahmeek Mine   (2) Challenge Mine   (3) Globe Mine   (4) Isle Royale Mine   (5) Old Superior Mine   (6) Red Jacket Mine   (7) Shawmut Mine   (8) Winona Mine  

Park


(1) Agassiz Park   (2) Calumet Theater Historical Marker   (3) Chassell Centennial Park   (4) Chassell Township Park   (5) Copper Country Historical Marker   (6) Finnish Lutheran Church Historical Marker   (7) Grace Methodist Church Historical Marker   (8) Hancock Historical Marker   (9) Hoar Family Mausoleum Historical Marker   (10) Houghton City Park   (11) Houghton County Courthouse Historical Marker   (12) Houghton County Historical Marker   (13) Italian Hall Historical Marker   (14) Jacobsville Historical Marker   (15) Keweenaw National Historical Park   (16) Mclain State Park   (17) Michigan Tech Historical Marker   (18) Old Main Historical Marker   (19) Saint Ignatius Loyola Church Historical Marker   (20) Saint Paul The Apostle Church Historical Marker   (21) Sherman Field   (22) Stanton Park   (23) Suomi College Historical Marker   (24) Suomi Synod Historical Marker   (25) Terrace Park   (26) Town Hall And Fire Hall Historical Marker   (27) Trinity Episcopal Church Historical Marker   (28) Twin Lakes Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alston   (2) Arcadian   (3) Arnheim   (4) Askel   (5) Atlantic Mine   (6) Baltic   (7) Beacon Hill   (8) Birch Grove Mobile Home Park   (9) Boston   (10) Calumet   (11) Centennial   (12) Centennial Heights   (13) Champion Mine   (14) Chassell   (15) Chassell Bay Cabins Mobile Home Park   (16) Copper City   (17) Dodgeville   (18) Dollar Bay   (19) Donken   (20) Dreamland   (21) Elo   (22) Franklin Mine   (23) Freda   (24) Frost   (25) Fulton   (26) Gregoryville   (27) Hancock   (28) Hazel   (29) Hebards   (30) Houghton   (31) Hubbell   (32) Hurontown   (33) Jacobsville   (34) Kearsarge   (35) Klingville   (36) Lake Linden   (37) Lake Roland   (38) Lakeview   (39) Laurium   (40) Lewer Pewabic   (41) Liminga   (42) Mason   (43) Mill Mine Junction   (44) Nisula   (45) Osceola   (46) Oskar   (47) Paavola   (48) Painesdale   (49) Pelkie   (50) Pewabic   (51) Phillipsville   (52) Pilgrim   (53) Point Mills   (54) Portage Entry   (55) Quincy Mill   (56) Rabbit Bay   (57) Redridge   (58) Ripley   (59) Salmon Trout   (60) Schmidt Corner   (61) Senter   (62) Sidnaw   (63) Snowshoe   (64) South Range   (65) Stonington   (66) Sunshine Beach   (67) Superior   (68) Swedetown   (69) Tamarack   (70) Tapiola   (71) Toivola   (72) Traverse   (73) Traverse Bay   (74) Trimountain   (75) Twin Lakes   (76) West Tamarack   (77) White   (78) White City   (79) Winona   (80) Wolverine   (81) Wyandotte  

Post Office


(1) Alston Post Office Historical   (2) Arnheim Post Office Historical   (3) Askel Post Office Historical   (4) Atlantic Mine Post Office   (5) Baltic Post Office Historical   (6) Beacon Hill Post Office Historical   (7) Brotherton Post Office Historical   (8) Calumet Post Office   (9) Chassell Post Office   (10) Copper City Post Office   (11) Craig Post Office Historical   (12) Crystal Lake Post Office Historical   (13) Demmon Post Office Historical   (14) Dodgeville Post Office Historical   (15) Dollar Bay Post Office   (16) Donken Post Office Historical   (17) Elmriver Post Office Historical   (18) Elo Post Office Historical   (19) Franklin Mine Post Office Historical   (20) Freda Post Office Historical   (21) Hancock Post Office   (22) Hebard Post Office Historical   (23) Horju Post Office Historical   (24) Houghton Post Office   (25) Hubbell Post Office   (26) Jacobsville Post Office Historical   (27) Kearsage Post Office Historical   (28) Kitchi Post Office Historical   (29) Lake Linden Post Office   (30) Laurium Post Office Historical   (31) Liminga Post Office Historical   (32) New Home Post Office Historical   (33) Nisula Post Office   (34) Onnela Post Office Historical   (35) Osceola Post Office Historical   (36) Oskar Post Office Historical   (37) Paavola Post Office Historical   (38) Painesdale Post Office   (39) Pelkie Post Office   (40) Point Mills Post Office Historical   (41) Portage Entry Post Office Historical   (42) Red Jacket Post Office Historical   (43) Redridge Post Office Historical   (44) Redrock Post Office Historical   (45) Ripley Post Office Historical   (46) Senter Post Office Historical   (47) Sidnaw Post Office   (48) Silver Post Office Historical   (49) South Range Post Office   (50) Tapiola Post Office Historical   (51) Toivola Post Office   (52) Trimountain Post Office Historical   (53) Winona Post Office Historical  

Range


(1) Rouleau Point Range  

Reserve


(1) Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness  

Reservoir


(1) Prickett Lake   (2) Sixmile Creek Pond   (3) Upper Dam Lake  

School


(1) Calumet High School   (2) Cc Intermediate School   (3) Chassell Township Schools   (4) Clk Elementary School   (5) Copper Country Christian School   (6) Dollar Bay Schools   (7) Finlandia University   (8) Hancock Elementary School   (9) Hancock High School   (10) Hancock Middle School   (11) Heikkinen School   (12) Houghton Elementary School   (13) Houghton High School   (14) Isle Royale School   (15) Jeffers High School   (16) Lake Linden-hubbell High School   (17) Michigan College Of Mining Forestry Camp   (18) Michigan Technological University   (19) Misery Bay School   (20) Onnela School   (21) Pelkie Grade School Historical   (22) Princess Point School   (23) Salo School   (24) Sarazin School   (25) South Range Elementary School   (26) Traprock School   (27) Washington Middle School  

Spring


(1) Passmore Springs   (2) Roadside Spring  

Stream


(1) Acadian Creek   (2) Adrian Creek   (3) Ahola Creek   (4) Antoine Creek   (5) Bart Creek   (6) Beaver Creek   (7) Begunn Creek   (8) Big Creek   (9) Big Valley Creek   (10) Black Creek   (11) Bob Lake Creek   (12) Boston Creek   (13) Boulder Creek   (14) Bruno Creek   (15) Buritts Creek   (16) Butch Creek   (17) Camp Creek   (18) Capone Creek   (19) Clear Creek   (20) Cliche Creek   (21) Coach Creek   (22) Coffee Creek   (23) Cole Creek   (24) Creeper Creek   (25) Deer Creek   (26) Denton Creek   (27) Dew Creek   (28) Dover Creek   (29) Dry Wash Creek   (30) Dubuque Creek   (31) Dunn Creek   (32) East Branch Graveraet River   (33) East Branch Ontonagon River   (34) East Sleeping River   (35) Eaton Creek   (36) Ebers Creek   (37) Elm River   (38) Erickson Creek   (39) Farce Creek   (40) Festuca Creek   (41) Finns Creek   (42) Fulton Creek   (43) Funks Creek   (44) Gallagher Creek   (45) Gardeners Creek   (46) Giles Creek   (47) Glitter Creek   (48) Gooseneck Creek   (49) Graveraet River   (50) Greenier Creek   (51) Gristmill Creek   (52) Gurgle Creek   (53) Hammell Creek   (54) Hershley Creek   (55) Hill Creek   (56) Holland Creek   (57) Humbug Creek   (58) Jarvi Creek   (59) Johns Creek   (60) Keranen Creek   (61) Knave Creek   (62) Lahti Creek   (63) Lake Fifteen Creek   (64) Lake Thirteen Creek   (65) Le Chance Creek   (66) Lily Creek   (67) Little Elm River   (68) Little Misery River   (69) Little Otter River   (70) Little Silver River   (71) Lovell Creek   (72) Maronen Creek   (73) Mccallum Creek   (74) Mccarthy Creek   (75) Mill Creek   (76) Misery River   (77) Mountain Creek   (78) Mud Lake Creek   (79) Muggun Creek   (80) Mustard Creek   (81) North Branch Bart Creek   (82) North Branch Bear Creek   (83) North Branch Misery River   (84) North Branch Otter River   (85) Obenhoff Creek   (86) Ogemaw Creek   (87) Otter River   (88) Passmore Creek   (89) Perjury Creek   (90) Pike River   (91) Pilgrim River   (92) Pine Creek   (93) Posse Creek   (94) Preston Creek   (95) Quincy Creek   (96) Red Creek   (97) Romague Creek   (98) Saint Johns Creek   (99) Salmon Trout River   (100) Sante River   (101) Sawmill Creek   (102) Scales Creek   (103) Schlot Creek   (104) Sevenmile Creek   (105) Shawmut Creek   (106) Sidnaw Creek   (107) Silver Creek   (108) Silver River   (109) Skoglund Creek   (110) Slates Creek   (111) Slaughterhouse Creek   (112) Sleepy Creek   (113) Small Bear Creek   (114) Smith Creek   (115) Snake River   (116) South Branch Bear Creek   (117) South Branch Elm River   (118) Spargo Creek   (119) Spring Creek   (120) Stony Creek   (121) Stretch Creek   (122) Sturgeon River   (123) Sullivan Creek   (124) Swedetown Creek   (125) Thirteenmile Creek   (126) Tote Creek   (127) Tradition Creek   (128) Trap Rock River   (129) Traverse River   (130) West Branch Otter River   (131) West Branch Sante River   (132) West Branch Sidnaw Creek   (133) West Branch Sturgeon River   (134) West Sleeping River   (135) White Creek   (136) Wiggle Creek   (137) Woo Creek   (138) Worham Creek  

Summit


(1) Arcadian Hill   (2) Haystack Mountain   (3) Limestone Mountain   (4) Silver Mount   (5) South Range   (6) Tolonen Hill  

Swamp


(1) Bushel Swamp   (2) Lower Dam Lake  

Tower


(1) Connors Lookout Tower   (2) Elm River Lookout Tower   (3) Otter Lake Lookout Tower   (4) Sidnaw Lookout Tower   (5) Tepee Lookout Tower   (6) Waah-fm Houghton   (7) Wccy-am Houghton   (8) Wggl-fm Houghton   (9) Whdf Radio Tower Grand Haven   (10) Whta-tv Calumet   (11) Wmpl-am Hancock   (12) Wolf-fm Houghton   (13) Wthv-fm Hancock   (14) Wzrk-fm Hancock  

Trail


(1) Pelkie Creek Hunter Walking Trails  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Houghton County, Michigan

49931 (pop. 9,006) 49913 (pop. 8,047) 49930 (pop. 6,185)
49916 (pop. 2,669) 49945 (pop. 2,669) 49905 (pop. 1,613)
49958 (pop. 1,286) 49922 (pop. 1,213) 49934 (pop. 907)
49963 (pop. 705) 49955 (pop. 685) 49965 (pop. 437)
49921 (pop. 413) 49942 (pop. 250) 49917 (pop. 188)
49961 (pop. 141) 49952 (pop. 73)  


Counties Nearby Houghton County, Michigan

Baraga County, MI  (pop. 8,650) 24.6 Miles
Keweenaw County, MI  (pop. 2,224) 32.4 Miles
Ontonagon County, MI  (pop. 6,907) 40.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Houghton County, Michigan

906



Elevation in Houghton County, Michigan is 932.0 ft. (284.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Houghton County, Michigan

Lat: 47.032756 N        Long: -88.605482 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Houghton County, 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 Houghton County, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 297   (2.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 282   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 416   (2.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 782   (5.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,026   (7.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,437   (10.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 3,010   (21.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,789   (12.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 728   (5.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,136   (7.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 500   (3.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 242   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,295   (9.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,411   (9.8%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Houghton County, Michigan)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 808

1 vehicle available : 3,136

2 vehicles available : 547

3 vehicles available : 73

4 or more vehicles available : 28

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 236

1 vehicle available : 1,309

2 vehicles available : 2,873

3 vehicles available : 522

4 or more vehicles available : 186

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 40

1 vehicle available : 433

2 vehicles available : 899

3 vehicles available : 608

4 or more vehicles available : 136

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 53

1 vehicle available : 344

2 vehicles available : 1,003

3 vehicles available : 590

4 or more vehicles available : 426


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Houghton County, Michigan)

1-person household:

No workers : 2,976

1 worker : 1,616

2-person household:

No workers : 1,745

1 worker : 1,690

2 workers : 1,691

3-person household:

No workers : 238

1 worker : 690

2 workers : 933

3 workers : 255

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 182

1 worker : 886

2 workers : 944

3 or more workers : 404


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 10,979

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,450

In 3-person carpool : 156

In 4-person carpool : 60

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 14

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 35

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 112

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

Subway or elevated : 2

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 17

Motorcycle : 21

Bicycle : 127

Walked : 1,465

Other means : 42

Worked at home : 618


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,095

5 to 9 minutes : 4,141

10 to 14 minutes : 3,088

15 to 19 minutes : 2,394

20 to 24 minutes : 1,853

25 to 29 minutes : 605

30 to 34 minutes : 533

35 to 39 minutes : 92

40 to 44 minutes : 219

45 to 59 minutes : 226

60 to 89 minutes : 128

90 or more minutes : 106


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Houghton County, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,855  (35.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,393  (17.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,355  (16.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 86  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,197  (14.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,387  (33.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,854  (26.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,488  (35.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 59  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Houghton County, Michigan

Employed: 16,872
Unemployed: 1,228



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Houghton County, Michigan

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Houghton County, Michigan

Ground Water

 
Fresh 4.86 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.86 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 202 Farms In Houghton County, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Houghton County, Michigan

Superior National Bank & Trust Company - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.9m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 10

The Miners State Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $358.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Range Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $832.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

Firstmerit Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $73.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 382

River Valley Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 17

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Houghton County, Michigan

  • Grognet Seaplane Base


    (about 10.5 miles in Hancock, Michigan; Airport Code: QGS)

  • Houghton County Memorial


    (about 10.9 miles in Hubbell, Michigan; Airport Code: CMX)

  • Isle Royale National Park


    (about 56.3 miles in Allouez, Michigan; Airport Code: QIR)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 67.5 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)

  • Marquette County


    (about 74.1 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 74.1 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Sawyer International


    (about 74.1 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 80.3 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)

  • Eagle River Union


    (about 82.4 miles in Eagle River, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EGV)

  • Ford


    (about 87.1 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 93.2 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Thunder Bay Airport


    (about 98.4 miles in Grand Portage, Minnesota; Airport Code: YQT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Houghton County, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.49%

Carpooled

11.12%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.51%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.26%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.46%

Walked

10.93%

Other Means

0.42%

Worked At Home

3.80%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Houghton County, 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 By Tenure
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5,742

Renter-occupied housing units : 698

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 377

Renter-occupied housing units : 221

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 659

Renter-occupied housing units : 386

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,926

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,241


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 998

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,198

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,362

Householder 55 to 59 years : 593

Householder 60 to 64 years : 504

Householder 65 to 74 years : 463

Householder 75 years and over : 175

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 232

Householder 35 to 44 years : 210

Householder 45 to 54 years : 544

Householder 55 to 59 years : 432

Householder 60 to 64 years : 634

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,254

Householder 75 years and over : 1,105


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Less than 10.0 percent : 99

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 242

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 476

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 449

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 497

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 378

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 237

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 317

50.0 percent or more : 1,398

Not computed : 453


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Houghton County, Michigan)

Built 2010 or later : $210,700

Built 2000 to 2009 : $213,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $171,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $117,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $123,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $97,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $89,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $78,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $67,400


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Houghton County, Michigan: 56.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Houghton County, 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 105 105 $9,759,530
  Two Family 1 2 $60,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

106 107 $9,819,530
2000        
  Single Family 49 49 $5,601,832
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $200,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 53 $5,801,832
2001        
  Single Family 127 127 $10,653,400
  Two Family 2 4 $133,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

129 131 $10,786,400
2002        
  Single Family 185 185 $19,688,860
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

185 185 $19,688,860
2003        
  Single Family 113 113 $12,322,417
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

113 113 $12,322,417
2004        
  Single Family 117 117 $11,518,285
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

117 117 $11,518,285
2005        
  Single Family 115 115 $14,794,112
  Two Family 3 6 $480,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

118 121 $15,274,112
2006        
  Single Family 89 89 $14,396,597
  Two Family 3 6 $290,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 21 $2,100,000
  Total

93 116 $16,786,597


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Houghton County, MI): $28,817
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Houghton County): $57,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Houghton County, Michigan

Utility Gas: 53.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 11.3%
Electricity: 8.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 19.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 7.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Houghton County, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 1.03%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.59%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 13.89%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 79.71%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 4.79%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Houghton County): $368
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Houghton County): $554


(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 Houghton County, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Houghton County, Michigan

Portage Home Health And Hospice


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

Superior Home Nursing And Hospice


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

Keweenaw Home Nursing Inc


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

Baraga Cnty Homecare & Hospice


     Address: 510 Memorial Street Suite A, L Anse, Michigan 49946
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/21/1997

Horizon Home Care


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

Hospitals Close To Houghton County, 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

Grand View Hospital


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

Dickinson County Memorial Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Houghton County, Michigan

Houghton Co Med Care Facility


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

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%

Maple Manor Nursing Center


     Address: 102 Second St, Ontonagon, Michigan 49953
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Houghton County, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 186 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Houghton County, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 6,115
    Disabled Workers: 1,345
    Widowers Workers: 1,150
    Spouses Workers: 695
    Children Workers: 710


(updated 2007)



Houghton County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.46%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.08%
  • Other 1.46%



(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 Houghton County, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Houghton County, MI

6.22 % of Houghton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,824

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.87 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $4,320

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Marquette County , MI 0.40 % ($31,936 AGI )
  • Baraga County , MI 0.21 % ($26,760 AGI )
  • Keweenaw County , MI 0.16 % ($27,474 AGI )
  • Ontonagon County , MI 0.14 % ($21,824 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.12 % ($40,071 AGI )
  • Wayne County , MI 0.11 % ($38,846 AGI )
  • Delta County , MI 0.09 % ($23,636 AGI )
  • Dickinson County , MI 0.09 % ($19,909 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.08 % ($26,200 AGI )
  • Gogebic County , MI 0.08 % ($17,900 AGI )

Relocation away from Houghton County, MI

7.38 % of Houghton 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 $30,003

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Marquette County , MI 0.63 % ($23,573 AGI )
  • Keweenaw County , MI 0.27 % ($58,688 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.23 % ($23,963 AGI )
  • Baraga County , MI 0.21 % ($24,080 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.13 % ($23,688 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.12 % ($36,643 AGI )
  • Wayne County , MI 0.12 % ($21,929 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.12 % ($23,929 AGI )
  • Washtenaw County , MI 0.11 % ($22,692 AGI )
  • Bartholomew County , IN 0.10 % ($18,333 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 Houghton County, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Houghton County, Michigan


On 07/11/1987, a tornado touched down 20.32 miles from the center of Houghton County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 09/08/1980, a tornado touched down 22.54 miles from the center of Houghton County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Houghton County, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/07/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
07/16/2006, 07:25 am 0 0 $5K --
07/17/1997, 02:15 am 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Houghton County, Michigan

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1987-07-11 5 23 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1987-07-11 1 23 -- 0 0 $3K --





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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 Houghton County, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

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)



Jails in Houghton County, Michigan


  • Houghton County


    403 East Houghton Avenue, Houghton, MI 49931
    Capacity: 26
    Confined: 38
    Avg. Population: 40
    Year Built: 1960
    Year Renovated: 1991


(updated 2006)



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