Demographics & Economic Indicators

 

Population/Labor Force

2017 Dickinson County Population 25,416
2018 Dickinson County population 25,284
2018 Upper Peninsula Population 300,388
2017 Upper Peninsula Population 302,037
2017 Unemployment Rate for Dickinson (annual average) 4.90%
2018 City of Iron Mountain population 11,141
2018 City of Kingsford population 5,984
2018 City of Norway population 3,339
2018 Dickinson County Labor force 12,402

Population by Gender and Minority Group – 2017

Female 50.10%
White 94.59%
Black 0.52%
Asian 0.62%
American Indian and Alaskan Native 0.86%

Population by Age 2017

Persons under 5 years old 5.3%
Persons under 18 years old 21.9%
Persons 65 years old and over 21.7%
Median Age 46.6

Population by Township

Breitung 5,853
Norway 1,489
West Branch 63
Waucedah 804
Felch 752
Breen 499
Sagola 1,106

Source: https://www.michigantownships.org/find_a_township.asp?PDBsearch=setdo

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Educational Attainment (% of Population)

2018 High School Graduates 93.80%
2018 Bachelor’s Degree or Higher 25.50%

Dickinson County Income

2017 Median Household Income $45,681
2016 Median Household Income $43,373
2015 Median Household Income $43,779
2014 Median Household Income $45,174
2013 Median Household Income $43,290
2012 Median Household Income $42,025
2017 Per Capita Income $25,998
2016 Per Capita Income $25,136
2015 Per Capita Income $24,880
2014 Per Capita Income $24,948
2013 Per Capita Income $24,611
2012 Per Capita Income $24,682

Source: Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget, The United States Census Bureau, and Economic Modeling Specialists Inc.