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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ontonagon 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
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 119

5 to 9 years : 122

10 to 14 years : 222

15 to 17 years : 124

18 and 19 years : 78

20 years : 19

21 years : 38

22 to 24 years : 118

25 to 29 years : 80

30 to 34 years : 125

35 to 39 years : 130

40 to 44 years : 273

45 to 49 years : 291

50 to 54 years : 322

55 to 59 years : 309

60 and 61 years : 115

62 to 64 years : 194

65 and 66 years : 93

67 to 69 years : 133

70 to 74 years : 229

75 to 79 years : 191

80 to 84 years : 91

85 years and over : 58

Female:

Under 5 years : 111

5 to 9 years : 120

10 to 14 years : 197

15 to 17 years : 116

18 and 19 years : 57

20 years : 38

21 years : 24

22 to 24 years : 62

25 to 29 years : 40

30 to 34 years : 125

35 to 39 years : 180

40 to 44 years : 213

45 to 49 years : 290

50 to 54 years : 315

55 to 59 years : 286

60 and 61 years : 123

62 to 64 years : 158

65 and 66 years : 81

67 to 69 years : 150

70 to 74 years : 250

75 to 79 years : 225

80 to 84 years : 155

85 years and over : 117


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,947

Multiple ancestry : 2,550

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 22

Ancestry not reported : 388


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,830

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 28

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 33

Not a U.S. citizen : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 230

5 to 17 years : 901

18 to 24 years : 434

25 to 34 years : 370

35 to 44 years : 796

45 to 54 years : 1,218

55 to 59 years : 595

60 and 61 years : 238

62 to 64 years : 352

65 to 74 years : 936

75 years and over : 837

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 209

5 to 17 years : 657

18 to 24 years : 334

25 to 34 years : 283

35 to 44 years : 614

45 to 54 years : 918

55 to 59 years : 458

60 and 61 years : 177

62 to 64 years : 240

65 to 74 years : 637

75 years and over : 595

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 243

18 to 24 years : 82

25 to 34 years : 87

35 to 44 years : 182

45 to 54 years : 282

55 to 59 years : 133

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 106

65 to 74 years : 286

75 years and over : 225

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 6

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 1

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,715

Female : 2,407

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 727

Female : 981

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 7

Foreign born:

Male : 11

Female : 38


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 4,933

Born in other state in the United States : 1,669

Native: born outside the United States : 28

Foreign born : 31


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 796

Now married, except separated : 2,690

Divorced : 509

Separated : 70

Widowed : 354

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 241

Now married, except separated : 996

Divorced : 105

Separated : 11

Widowed : 167

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 37

Divorced : 1

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 6,308

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 69

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 199

Speak English less than "very well" : 15


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ontonagon County, Michigan

  • Finnish: 2,494   (25.9%)
  • German: 1,591   (16.6%)
  • English: 736   (7.7%)
  • Irish: 669   (7.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 633   (6.6%)
  • Polish: 586   (6.1%)
  • Swedish: 520   (5.4%)
  • Other Groups: 342   (3.6%)
  • United States Or American: 322   (3.3%)
  • Norwegian: 270   (2.8%)
  • Italian: 256   (2.7%)
  • French Canadian: 255   (2.7%)
  • Croatian: 178   (1.9%)
  • Scottish: 128   (1.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 95   (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 92   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 56   (0.6%)
  • Hungarian: 40   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 35   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 30   (0.3%)
  • European: 28   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 26   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 24   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 22   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 21   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 18   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 18   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 16   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 15   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 12   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 9   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 7   (0.1%)
  • British: 7   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 4   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.0%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ontonagon County, Michigan is 6,907



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ontonagon County, Michigan: 3,474
Female Population in Ontonagon County, Michigan: 3,433


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ontonagon County, Michigan: 50.0
Median Female Resident Age in Ontonagon County, Michigan: 52.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ontonagon County, Michigan


White


Both sexes

52.8

Male

52.8

Female

52.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

42.0

Male

49.5

Female

24.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

42.3

Male

38.5

Female

43.5

Asian


Both sexes

63.5

Male

35.5

Female

67.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

59.5

Male

59.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

39.5

Male

42.5

Female

36.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

36.5

Male

19.0

Female

45.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.5

Male

28.5

Female

22.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.9

Male

52.9

Female

53.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Ontonagon County, Michigan


  • White: 6,661
  • African American: 35
  • American Indian: 69
  • Asian: 10
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 132



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 20   (0.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 168   (5.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 54   (1.83%)
  • 10th Grade: 115   (3.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 83   (2.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 55   (1.87%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,240   (42.11%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 261   (8.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 330   (11.21%)
  • Associate Degree: 174   (5.91%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 279   (9.47%)
  • Master's Degree: 104   (3.53%)
  • Professional School Degree: 32   (1.09%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.24%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (0.37%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (0.61%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 130   (4.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 59   (2%)
  • 10th Grade: 68   (2.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 79   (2.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 65   (2.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,326   (44.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 233   (7.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 397   (13.44%)
  • Associate Degree: 216   (7.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 233   (7.89%)
  • Master's Degree: 77   (2.61%)
  • Professional School Degree: 34   (1.15%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ontonagon County, Michigan

  • Ontonagon Area Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 301 Greenland Road, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4963, Students: 639 )

  • Ewen-trout Creek Consolidated School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 14312 Airport Road, Ewen, MI 49925, Phone: (906) 988-2350, Students: 331 )

  • Gogebic-ontonagon Isd


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: P.o. Box 218, Bergland, MI 49910, Phone: (906) 575-3438, Students: 48 )

  • White Pine School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 307, White Pine, MI 49971, Phone: (906) 885-5351, )

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

  • Ewen-trout Creek Consolidated School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 14312 Airport Rd., Ewen, MI 49925, Phone: (906) 988-2350, Students: 331 )

  • Ontonagon Area Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 301 Greenland Road, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4422, Students: 305 )

  • Gogebic-ontonagon Isd Special Education


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: P.o. Box 218, Bergland, MI 49910, Phone: (906) 575-3438, Students: 47 )

  • Superior School Of Opportunity


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 301 Greenland Road, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4963, Students: 15 )

  • Community Based Early Childhood Services


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 218, Bergland, MI 49910, Phone: (906) 575-3438, )

  • White Pine K-12 School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 307, White Pine, MI 49971, Phone: (906) 885-5591, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ontonagon County, Michigan

  • Ontonagon Area Jr/sr High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 701 Parker Avenue, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4433, Students: 311 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Ontonagon County, Michigan

  • Rockland Township Library


    40 National Avenue, Rockland, MI 49960

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Ontonagon County, Michigan

  • Carp Lake Township Library


    35349 Mall Circle Drive, White Pine, MI 49971

  • Mcmillan Township Library


    200 Cedar Street, Ewen, MI 49925

  • Ontonagon Township Library


    311 North Steel Street, Ontonagon, MI 49953

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Ontonagon County, Michigan


  • Kenton-sidnaw Historical Society Inc


    1551 Golden Glow Road, Trout Creek, MI 49967

  • Ontonagon County Historical Society


    422 River St, Ontonagon, MI 49953

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Ontonagon County, Michigan


Airport


(1) Nikkila Farms Airport   (2) Ontonagon County - Schuster Field Airport   (3) Schuster Field   (4) Simar Landing Strip  

Bay


(1) Bergland Bay   (2) Tenmile Bay   (3) Union Bay  

Bridge


(1) Military Bridge  

Building


(1) Bergland Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Bruce Crossing Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Carp Lake Township Library   (4) Carp Lake Township Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Childhood Cottage Museum   (6) Duncan Township Fire Department Station 2   (7) Greenland Township Fire Department   (8) Kenton District Ranger Office   (9) Mcmillan Township Library   (10) Mcmillan Township Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Ontonagon County Historical Society Lighthouse And Museum   (12) Ontonagon County Sheriff S Office   (13) Ontonagon Township Library   (14) Ontonagon Volunteer Fire Department   (15) Rockland Township Library   (16) Rockland Volunteer Fire Department   (17) Sonco Ambulance   (18) Trout Creek Volunteer Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Four Mile Rock   (2) Gull Point   (3) Tenmile Point  

Cemetery


(1) Agate Cemetery   (2) Barclay Cemetery   (3) Bruce Crossing Cemetery   (4) Evergreen Cemetery   (5) Ewen Cemetery   (6) Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   (7) Forest Lawn Cemetery   (8) Holy Family Cemetery   (9) Interior Cemetery   (10) Irish Hollow Cemetery   (11) Kenton Cemetery   (12) Lakeview Cemetery   (13) Maple Grove Cemetery   (14) Methodist Cemetery   (15) Methodist Rose Cemetery   (16) Norwich Cemetery   (17) Old Indian Burial Grounds   (18) Paynesville Cemetery   (19) Riverside Cemetery   (20) Rousseau Cemetery   (21) Trout Creek Cemetery   (22) Woodawn Cemetery  

Census


(1) White Pine Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Agate Church   (2) Apostolic Lutheran Church   (3) Ascension Episcopal Church   (4) Assembly Of God Church   (5) Baptist Church   (6) Bethany Lutheran Church   (7) Calvary Baptist Church   (8) Calvary Temple Assembly Of God Church   (9) Faith Lutheran Church   (10) First Apostolic Lutheran Church   (11) First Lutheran Church   (12) Gospel Mission Church   (13) Greenland United Methodist Church   (14) Holy Family Catholic Church   (15) Jehovah S Witnesses Kingdom Hall   (16) North Bruce Church   (17) Our Saviour Lutheran Church   (18) Redeemer Free Lutheran Church   (19) Sacred Heart Church   (20) Saint Judes Catholic Church   (21) Saint Mary S Church   (22) Saint Paul Lutheran Church   (23) Saint Pauls Lutheran Church   (24) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (25) Siloa Lutheran Church   (26) Trinity Lutheran Church   (27) United Methodist Church   (28) Wainola Church   (29) White Pine United Methodist Chuch  

Civil


(1) Ontonagon County   (2) Township Of Bergland   (3) Township Of Bohemia   (4) Township Of Carp Lake   (5) Township Of Greenland   (6) Township Of Haight   (7) Township Of Interior   (8) Township Of Matchwood   (9) Township Of Mcmillan   (10) Township Of Ontonagon   (11) Township Of Rockland   (12) Township Of Stannard   (13) Village Of Ontonagon  

Cliff


(1) Oak Bluff   (2) South Bluff   (3) The Bluff  

Dam


(1) Victoria Dam  

Falls


(1) Agate Falls   (2) Bathtub Falls   (3) Big Carp Falls   (4) Bonanza Falls   (5) Bond Falls   (6) Cascade Falls   (7) Deer Creek Falls   (8) Dumpy Falls   (9) Explorers Falls   (10) Gleason Creek Falls   (11) Greenstone Falls   (12) Irish Rapid Falls   (13) Jumbo Falls   (14) Little Falls   (15) Little Trap Falls   (16) Little Union Gorge Falls   (17) Middle East Jumbo River Falls   (18) Nimikon Falls   (19) Nonesuch Falls   (20) O Kun De Kun Falls   (21) Onion Falls   (22) Pewabeck Falls   (23) Pinkerton Falls   (24) Rapid River Falls   (25) Rock Bluff Falls   (26) Sandstone Falls   (27) Shining Cloud Falls   (28) Traders Falls   (29) Trap Falls   (30) Trappers Falls   (31) Upper East Tumbo River Falls   (32) Wolverine Falls  

Forest


(1) Mishwabic State Forest   (2) Ottawa National Forest  

Hospital


(1) Maple Manor Nursing Center   (2) Ontonagon Family Practice   (3) Ontonagon Memorial Hospital   (4) Strong Medical Center   (5) Western Upper Peninsula Health Center  

Lake


(1) Amber Lake   (2) Arc Lake   (3) Avant Pond   (4) Avaunt Pond   (5) Balcomb Lake   (6) Barclay Pond   (7) Bass Lake   (8) Beaver Lake   (9) Behlow Lake   (10) Bela Lake   (11) Bell Pond   (12) Beller Pond   (13) Bennett Lake   (14) Berland Lake   (15) Bond Falls Flowage   (16) Buckeye Lake   (17) Butterfield Lake   (18) Camp Lake   (19) Clark Lake   (20) Clear Lake   (21) Coral Lake   (22) Corpse Pond   (23) Cottenham Lake   (24) Courtney Lake   (25) Cranberry Lake   (26) Curry Lake   (27) Davidson Lakes   (28) Deer Lake   (29) Doe Lake   (30) Dragon Pond   (31) Duck Lake   (32) Elinor Lake   (33) Erickson Lake   (34) Feeder Lake   (35) Fisher Lake   (36) Forest Lake   (37) Grosse Lake   (38) Harding Lake   (39) Hare Pond   (40) Hehe Lake   (41) Houser Lake   (42) Indian Creek   (43) Jack Pine Lake   (44) Johnson Lake   (45) Kennedy Lake   (46) Killdeer Lake   (47) Lake Mitigwaki   (48) Lake Of The Clouds   (49) Lake Twentyeight   (50) Lewis Lake   (51) Lily Pond   (52) Locust Pond   (53) Lost Lake   (54) Madelyn Lake   (55) Maggie Lake   (56) Mattie Lake   (57) Mcpherson Lake   (58) Millet Pond   (59) Mirror Lake   (60) Moll Lake   (61) Paulding Pond   (62) Paw Lake   (63) Pendock Pond   (64) Pickle Pond   (65) Rabbitz Lake   (66) Ripple Lake   (67) Robbins Pond   (68) Robinson Lake   (69) Rock Lake   (70) Rookery Lake   (71) Roost Lake   (72) Sand Lake   (73) Silk Lake   (74) Sixmile Lake   (75) Skyline Lake   (76) Sleepy Pond   (77) Spree Lake   (78) Stanko Lake   (79) Steusser Lake   (80) Storms Lake   (81) Sudden Lake   (82) Sumac Lake   (83) Syrup Lake   (84) Tanlund Lake   (85) Tepee Lake   (86) Tinsel Lake   (87) Trap Lake   (88) Very Sudden Pond   (89) Walton Lake   (90) Weary Lake   (91) Weidman Lake   (92) Whisper Lake  

Locale


(1) Abbott-fox Camp   (2) Bergland Station   (3) Bergland Township Park Picnic Area   (4) Bond Falls Park Picnic Area   (5) Camp 10   (6) Camp 11   (7) Camp 12   (8) Camp 13   (9) Camp 3   (10) Camp 4   (11) Camp 5   (12) Camp 6   (13) Camp 7   (14) Camp 8   (15) Camp 9   (16) Carp Lake School   (17) Choate   (18) Choate Station Historical   (19) Courtney Lake Camp And Picnic Area   (20) Duke Station Historical   (21) Ewen Station Historical   (22) Four Corners   (23) Green Park Picnic Area   (24) Greenland Station Historical   (25) Hilger Camp   (26) Jack Spur   (27) Kenton Station Historical   (28) Kilton Station Historical   (29) Krobath Cabin   (30) Lake Gogebic Station   (31) Lost Creek Outpost Campground   (32) Mass City Station Historical   (33) Mass Station   (34) Matchwood Campground   (35) Matchwood Station Historical   (36) Mottley   (37) Old Hilger Camp   (38) Ontonagon County Park Campground And Picnic Area   (39) Ontonagon Equestrian Complex   (40) Ontonagon Golf Club   (41) Ontonagon Station   (42) Otter   (43) Paulding Pond Campground And Picnic Area   (44) Paulding Station Historical   (45) Perttus Big Spruce Golf Course   (46) Pori Station   (47) River Pines Rv Park And Campground   (48) Robbins Pond Campground   (49) Rockland Station   (50) Rousseau Station Historical   (51) Section 17 Cabin   (52) Sparrow Rapids Campground   (53) Steusser Lake Picnic Area   (54) Tanlund Lake Picnic Area   (55) Tepee Lake Campground And Picnic Area   (56) Topaz Station Historical   (57) Trout Creek Station Historical   (58) Wainola Station Historical   (59) White Pine Camp And Picnic Area   (60) White Pine Station   (61) Wood Spur  

Mine


(1) Adventure Mine   (2) Caledonia Mine   (3) Carp Lake Mine   (4) Cuyahoga Mine   (5) Indiana Mine   (6) Lafayette Mine   (7) Lake Mine   (8) Norwich Mine   (9) Union Mine   (10) White Pine Extension Mine   (11) White Pine Mine  

Park


(1) Ewen Pines Roadside Park   (2) Maple Grove Park   (3) Ontonagon County Park   (4) Ontonagon Township Park   (5) Porcupine Mountains Historical Marker   (6) Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park   (7) Riverfront Park   (8) Sparrow-kenton Wayside Picnic Area   (9) Stannard Township Park   (10) Trout Creek Township Park  

Pillar


(1) Lone Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Agate   (2) Balitmore   (3) Bergland   (4) Bruce Crossing   (5) Buckshot Landing   (6) Calderwood   (7) Carp Lake Landing   (8) Craigsmere   (9) Ewen   (10) Firesteel   (11) Gem   (12) Grand Rapids   (13) Green   (14) Greenland   (15) Kenton   (16) Lafayette Landing   (17) Lake Gogebic   (18) Lake Mine   (19) Mass City   (20) Matchwood   (21) Mckeever   (22) Merriweather   (23) Nonesuch   (24) North Paynesville   (25) Old Victoria Historic Townsite   (26) Ontonagon   (27) Paulding   (28) Paynesville   (29) Pori   (30) Robbins   (31) Rockland   (32) Rousseau   (33) Silver City   (34) Sleepy Hollow   (35) Topaz   (36) Trout Creek   (37) Victoria   (38) Wainola   (39) Wasas   (40) White Pine  

Post Office


(1) Agate Post Office Historical   (2) Bergland Post Office   (3) Bruce Crossing Post Office   (4) Calderwood Post Office Historical   (5) Choate Post Office Historical   (6) Duke Post Office Historical   (7) Ewen Post Office   (8) Green Post Office Historical   (9) Greenland Post Office   (10) Kenton Post Office Historical   (11) Kilton Post Office Historical   (12) Lake Gogebic Post Office Historical   (13) Lake Mine Post Office Historical   (14) Mass City Post Office   (15) Matchwood Post Office Historical   (16) Merriweather Post Office Historical   (17) Nonesuch Post Office Historical   (18) Ontonagon Post Office   (19) Paulding Post Office Historical   (20) Paynesville Post Office Historical   (21) Plato Post Office Historical   (22) Robbins Post Office Historical   (23) Rockland Post Office   (24) Rousseau Post Office Historical   (25) Topaz Post Office Historical   (26) Trout Creek Post Office   (27) Victoria Post Office Historical   (28) Wainola Post Office Historical   (29) White Pine Post Office  

Range


(1) Porcupine Mountains   (2) Trap Hills  

Rapids


(1) Eighteen Mile Rapids   (2) Flannigan Rapids   (3) Sparrow Rapids   (4) Three Rapids  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Gogebic   (2) Victoria Reservoir  

School


(1) Ewen Trout Creek School   (2) Gogebic Ontonagon Intermediate School   (3) Maple Grove School   (4) Ontonagon Area Junior-senior High School   (5) Ontonagon Elementary School   (6) White Pine Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Union Spring  

Stream


(1) Adventure Creek   (2) Aho Creek   (3) Aldridge Creek   (4) Amundsan Creek   (5) Anderson Creek   (6) Argentine Creek   (7) Ash Creek   (8) Austin Creek   (9) Baltimore River   (10) Bear Creek   (11) Beaver Creek   (12) Bebeau Creek   (13) Bebo Creek   (14) Bela Creek   (15) Bessemer Creek   (16) Big Iron River   (17) Black Creek   (18) Blackwood Creek   (19) Bluff Creek   (20) Bond Creek   (21) Brown Creek   (22) Buckless Creek   (23) Bush Creek   (24) Caddis Creek   (25) Caledonia Creek   (26) Calf Creek   (27) Canada Creek   (28) Cane Creek   (29) Canyon Creek   (30) Caribou Creek   (31) Carp River   (32) Carp River Inlet   (33) Cascade Creek   (34) Cedar Creek   (35) Champagne Creek   (36) Cherry Creek   (37) Chipping Creek   (38) Choate Creek   (39) Clear Creek   (40) Cleveland Creek   (41) Clifton Creek   (42) Connors Creek   (43) Cranberry River   (44) Crazy Creek   (45) Crosscut Creek   (46) Crowned Creek   (47) Cunningham Creek   (48) Cushman Creek   (49) Custer Creek   (50) Cute Creek   (51) Darling Creek   (52) Deadman Creek   (53) Debutant Creek   (54) Deer Creek   (55) Deer Lick Creek   (56) Defoe Creek   (57) Diggings Creek   (58) Dishinaw Creek   (59) Dogwood Creek   (60) Dorrie Creek   (61) Dover Creek   (62) Dreiss Creek   (63) Duck Creek   (64) East Branch Duck River   (65) East Branch Firesteel River   (66) East Branch Mill Creek   (67) Eden Creek   (68) Ellis Creek   (69) Elm Creek   (70) Emanuel Creek   (71) Erickson Creek   (72) Extension Creek   (73) Farmer Creek   (74) Firesteel River   (75) Flintsteel River   (76) Floodwood River   (77) Forsling Creek   (78) Gates Creek   (79) Gleason Creek   (80) Good Creek   (81) Grade Creek   (82) Greentown Creek   (83) Halfway Creek   (84) Hash Creek   (85) Haskin Creek   (86) Hendrick Creek   (87) Hide Creek   (88) Hooded Creek   (89) House Creek   (90) Hubbell Creek   (91) Iddings Creek   (92) Inkala Creek   (93) Interior Creek   (94) Irish Creek   (95) Jake Creek   (96) Johnson Creek   (97) Jug Creek   (98) Jumbo River   (99) Junco Creek   (100) Kinglet Creek   (101) Kits Creek   (102) Knute Creek   (103) Konteka Creek   (104) Kostlenick Creek   (105) Landlookers Creek   (106) Lane Creek   (107) Larochelle Creek   (108) Lathrop Creek   (109) Ledge Creek   (110) Leveque Creek   (111) Little Carp River   (112) Little Cranberry River   (113) Little Iron River   (114) Little Union River   (115) Livingston Creek   (116) Loggerhead Creek   (117) Longtime Creek   (118) Lost Creek   (119) Mannis Creek   (120) Maple Leaf Creek   (121) Mason Creek   (122) Match Creek   (123) Matheson Creek   (124) Mcfarland Creek   (125) Mcginty Creek   (126) Mcguire Creek   (127) Memengwa Creek   (128) Mendenhall Creek   (129) Merriweather Creek   (130) Meto Creek   (131) Mile And One-half Creek   (132) Miles Creek   (133) Mill Creek   (134) Mineral River   (135) Monehan Creek   (136) Mourning Creek   (137) Mud Creek   (138) Mulligan Creek   (139) Native Creek   (140) Nevala Creek   (141) Newholm Creek   (142) Nugget Creek   (143) Nuthatch Creek   (144) Onion Creek   (145) Ontonagon River   (146) Paddys Creek   (147) Patent Creek   (148) Patty Creek   (149) Paulding Creek   (150) Payne Creek   (151) Payseor Creek   (152) Paystreak Creek   (153) Pietila Creek   (154) Pine Creek   (155) Pinkerton Creek   (156) Plover Creek   (157) Polau Creek   (158) Pony Trail Creek   (159) Pori Creek   (160) Porterfield Creek   (161) Potato River   (162) Rapid River   (163) Ratford Creek   (164) Redlight Creek   (165) Redpoll Creek   (166) Redstart Creek   (167) Rockland Creek   (168) Rolston Creek   (169) Roselawn Creek   (170) Russell Creek   (171) Saint Cullins Creek   (172) Salt Pork Creek   (173) Sandhill Creek   (174) Sandstone Creek   (175) Schaat Creek   (176) Scott And Howe Creek   (177) Scott Creek   (178) Senecal Creek   (179) Shane Creek   (180) Shiras Creek   (181) Shoemaker Creek   (182) Silver Creek   (183) Sisson-lilley Creek   (184) Slate Creek   (185) Sleepy Creek   (186) Slough Creek   (187) Snuffbox Creek   (188) Song Creek   (189) Sooty Creek   (190) South Branch Ontonagon River   (191) Spring Creek   (192) State Creek   (193) Stew Creek   (194) Stindt Creek   (195) Stony Creek   (196) Sucker Creek   (197) Sugar Camp Creek   (198) Tank Creek   (199) Tenmile Creek   (200) Tepee Creek   (201) Texas Creek   (202) Three Bears Creek   (203) Titmouse Creek   (204) Toledo Creek   (205) Toles Creek   (206) Tolfrey Creek   (207) Tom Creek   (208) Towhee Creek   (209) Town Line Creek   (210) Trail Creek   (211) Trestle Creek   (212) Trout Creek   (213) Twomile Creek   (214) Union River   (215) Verrier Creek   (216) Vesper Creek   (217) Vine Creek   (218) Wabeno Creek   (219) Walton Creek   (220) Wanagan Creek   (221) Wapato Creek   (222) Warbler Creek   (223) Washington Creek   (224) Weigel Creek   (225) Weir Creek   (226) West Branch Duck Creek   (227) West Branch Firesteel River   (228) West Branch Iron River   (229) West Branch Jumbo River   (230) West Branch Ontonagon River   (231) Whisky Hollow Creek   (232) White Deer Creek   (233) Wildman Creek   (234) Woodpecker Creek  

Summit


(1) Adventure Mountain   (2) C Shaft Hill   (3) Cloud Peak   (4) Cuyahoga Peak   (5) Government Peak   (6) Green Mountain Peak   (7) Lafayette Peak   (8) Miscowawbic Peak   (9) North Military Hill   (10) Porcupine Peak   (11) South Military Hill   (12) Underwood Hill  

Tower


(1) Bergland Lookout Tower   (2) Gardner Lookout Tower   (3) Matchwood Lookout Tower   (4) Norwich Lookout Tower   (5) Trout Creek Lookout Tower   (6) Underwood Lookout Tower   (7) Woas-fm Ontonagon   (8) Wupy-fm Ontonagon  

Trail


(1) Bergland Cross-country Ski Trail   (2) North Country National Scenic Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ontonagon County, Michigan

49953 (pop. 3,320) 49912 (pop. 1,115) 49948 (pop. 688)
49925 (pop. 662) 49971 (pop. 628) 49967 (pop. 444)
49910 (pop. 440) 49960 (pop. 267) 49929 (pop. 159)


Counties Nearby Ontonagon County, Michigan

Gogebic County, MI  (pop. 16,193) 31.4 Miles
Houghton County, MI  (pop. 36,462) 40.3 Miles
Baraga County, MI  (pop. 8,650) 42.0 Miles
Iron County, MI  (pop. 11,923) 47.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ontonagon County, Michigan

906



Elevation in Ontonagon County, Michigan is 1,099.0 ft. (335.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ontonagon County, Michigan

Lat: 46.679399 N        Long: -89.284287 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 110   (3.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 118   (4.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 161   (5.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 257   (8.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 244   (8.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 310   (10.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 454   (15.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 297   (10.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 158   (5.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 193   (6.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 65   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 25   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 261   (8.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 274   (9.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,224

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 271

In 3-person carpool : 49

In 4-person carpool : 35

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 10

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 189

Other means : 25

Worked at home : 63


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 587

5 to 9 minutes : 521

10 to 14 minutes : 457

15 to 19 minutes : 327

20 to 24 minutes : 200

25 to 29 minutes : 116

30 to 34 minutes : 149

35 to 39 minutes : 32

40 to 44 minutes : 49

45 to 59 minutes : 178

60 to 89 minutes : 83

90 or more minutes : 114


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

With Social Security income : 1,560

No Social Security income : 1,841


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

With retirement income : 1,057

No retirement income : 2,344


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 72

$10,000 to $14,999 : 69

$15,000 to $19,999 : 121

$20,000 to $24,999 : 194

$25,000 to $29,999 : 191

$30,000 to $34,999 : 111

$35,000 to $39,999 : 135

$40,000 to $44,999 : 131

$45,000 to $49,999 : 95

$50,000 to $59,999 : 302

$60,000 to $74,999 : 308

$75,000 to $99,999 : 262

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 41

$150,000 to $199,999 : 23

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,969


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Ontonagon County, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 349  (21.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 236  (14.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 158  (9.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 65  (3.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 367  (22.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 404  (26.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 503  (33.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 509  (33.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Ontonagon County, Michigan

Employed: 3,317
Unemployed: 281



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Ontonagon 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: 27.3%
  • Other: 72.7%



Water Usage In Ontonagon County, Michigan

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 19.23 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 19.23 Mgal/d





There are 108 Farms In Ontonagon County, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ontonagon County, Michigan

The Citizens State Bank Of Ontonagon - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $152.3k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

The State Bank Of Ewen - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $112k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

The Miners State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $119.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ontonagon County, Michigan

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 36.7 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 41.6 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)

  • Grognet Seaplane Base


    (about 50.0 miles in Hancock, Michigan; Airport Code: QGS)

  • Houghton County Memorial


    (about 50.6 miles in Hubbell, Michigan; Airport Code: CMX)

  • Eagle River Union


    (about 51.7 miles in Eagle River, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EGV)

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 56.1 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Rhinelander/Oneida County


    (about 72.9 miles in Monico, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RHI)

  • John F Kennedy Memorial


    (about 78.1 miles in Ashland, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ASX)

  • Ford


    (about 81.6 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Isle Royale National Park


    (about 82.5 miles in Allouez, Michigan; Airport Code: QIR)

  • Price County


    (about 85.8 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)

  • Sawyer International


    (about 92.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 92.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Marquette County


    (about 92.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ontonagon County, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.40%

Carpooled

13.30%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.00%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.06%

Walked

6.15%

Other Means

0.81%

Worked At Home

5.28%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,839

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 129

Female householder, no husband present : 179

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,126

Householder not living alone : 128


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 7

Male householder and female partner : 53

Female householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and male partner : 81

All other households : 3,258


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,785

Renter-occupied housing units : 54

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 91

Renter-occupied housing units : 38

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 124

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 913

Renter-occupied housing units : 341


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 332

$10,000 to $14,999 : 331

$15,000 to $19,999 : 244

$20,000 to $24,999 : 289

$25,000 to $29,999 : 395

$30,000 to $34,999 : 136

$35,000 to $39,999 : 163

$40,000 to $44,999 : 182

$45,000 to $49,999 : 125

$50,000 to $59,999 : 355

$60,000 to $74,999 : 364

$75,000 to $99,999 : 296

$100,000 to $124,999 : 65

$125,000 to $149,999 : 53

$150,000 to $199,999 : 34

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Total : 5,628


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Occupied : 3,401

Vacant : 2,227


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 32

Built 2000 to 2004 : 227

Built 1990 to 1999 : 427

Built 1980 to 1989 : 567

Built 1970 to 1979 : 840

Built 1960 to 1969 : 594

Built 1950 to 1959 : 736

Built 1940 to 1949 : 413

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,792


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Utility gas : 1,309

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 728

Electricity : 212

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 582

Coal or coke : 4

Wood : 541

Solar energy : 5

Other fuel : 10

No fuel used : 10


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ontonagon County, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $19,999 : 56

$20,000 to $24,999 : 72

$25,000 to $29,999 : 90

$30,000 to $34,999 : 145

$35,000 to $39,999 : 97

$40,000 to $49,999 : 252

$50,000 to $59,999 : 212

$60,000 to $69,999 : 273

$70,000 to $79,999 : 361

$80,000 to $89,999 : 161

$90,000 to $99,999 : 66

$100,000 to $124,999 : 286

$125,000 to $149,999 : 107

$150,000 to $174,999 : 231

$175,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 to $249,999 : 125

$250,000 to $299,999 : 30

$300,000 to $399,999 : 143

$400,000 to $499,999 : 28

$500,000 to $749,999 : 18

$750,000 to $999,999 : 19

$1,000,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ontonagon County, 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 : 30

Home equity loan only : 82

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 4

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,112

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,685


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $321,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $235,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $135,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $77,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $102,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $72,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $64,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $62,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $64,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ontonagon County, Michigan: 60.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Ontonagon 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 9 9 $445,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $445,000
2000        
  Single Family 12 12 $895,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $895,000
2001        
  Single Family 10 10 $712,325
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $712,325
2002        
  Single Family 25 25 $1,440,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $1,440,000
2003        
  Single Family 22 22 $1,850,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $1,850,000
2004        
  Single Family 21 21 $1,745,796
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 21 $1,745,796
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $245,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $245,000
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $390,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $390,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ontonagon County, MI): $29,552
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ontonagon County): $45,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ontonagon County, Michigan

Utility Gas: 34.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 22.3%
Electricity: 4.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 22.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 14.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Ontonagon County, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 7.23%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 54.22%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 38.55%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ontonagon County): $321
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Ontonagon County): $539


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



Health Care Centers Close To Ontonagon County, Michigan

Horizon Home Care


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

Caring Home Health


     Address: N10567 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/3/1982

Keweenaw Home Nursing Inc


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

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

Hospitals Close To Ontonagon County, Michigan

Grand View Hospital


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

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

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 2251 North Shore Dr, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Howard Young Med Ctr


     Address: 240 Maple St Po Box 470, Woodruff, Wisconsin 54568
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Ontonagon County, Michigan

Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital, Inc


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

Maple Manor Nursing Center


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

Gogebic Medical Care Facility


     Address: 402 North Street, Wakefield, Michigan 49968
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community


     Address: 1500 North Lowell Street, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Josephson Nursing Home


     Address: 634 E Ayer St, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ontonagon County, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 176 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ontonagon County, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 1,665
    Disabled Workers: 370
    Widowers Workers: 260
    Spouses Workers: 180
    Children Workers: 145


(updated 2007)



Ontonagon County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 44.44%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.96%
  • Other 1.59%



(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 Ontonagon County, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Ontonagon County, MI

4.58 % of Ontonagon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,488

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Gogebic County , MI 0.59 % ($33,250 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.37 % ($13,600 AGI )

Relocation away from Ontonagon County, MI

6.40 % of Ontonagon 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 $27,646

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Gogebic County , MI 0.79 % ($23,227 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.61 % ($21,824 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.47 % ($20,846 AGI )
  • Baraga County , MI 0.36 % ($22,900 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 Ontonagon County, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Ontonagon County, Michigan


On 05/12/1988, a tornado touched down 15.83 miles from the center of Ontonagon County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/30/1953, a tornado touched down 16.29 miles from the center of Ontonagon County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 06/05/2005, a tornado touched down 19.84 miles from the center of Ontonagon County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Ontonagon County, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/07/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
06/21/2006, 03:11 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/23/1998, 09:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
         



Tornados In Ontonagon County, Michigan

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1953-06-30 11 500 1 0 0 $250K --





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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 Ontonagon 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 Ontonagon County, Michigan


  • Ontonagon County Jail


    620 Congomerate Street, Ontonagon, MI 49953
    Confined: 2
    Avg. Population: 7
    Year Built: 1965


(updated 2006)



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