Demographics & Economic Indicators

 

Population/Labor Force

2017 Dickinson County Population25,415
2016 Dickinson County Population25,515
2017 Upper Peninsula Population302,037
2016 Upper Peninsula Population304,899
2017 Unemployment Rate for Dickinson (annual average)4.90%
2016 City of Iron Mountain population7,535
2016 City of Kingsford population5,086
2016 City of Norway population2,089
2017 Dickinson County Labor Force (annual average)12,675

Population by Gender and Minority Group – 2017

Female50.01%
White95.36%
Black0.47%
Asian0.59%
American Indian and Alaskan Native0.82%

Population by Age 2017

Persons under 5 years old5%
Persons under 18 years old21.70%
Persons 65 years old and over21.90%

Population by Township

Breitung5,897
Norway1,636
West Branch34
Waucedah677
Felch726
Breen424
Sagola1,204

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

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Education

2016 High School Graduates, percent of persons age 18+93.60%
2016 Bachelor’s Degree or Higher, percent of persons age 25+11.30%

Dickinson County Income

2016 Median Household Income43,373
2015 Median Household Income43,779
2014 Median Household Income44,350
2013 Median Household Income44,136
2012 Median Household Income44,272
2011 Median Household Income43,651
2016 Per Capita Income25,136
2015 Per Capita Income24,880
2014 Per Capita Income24,948
2013 Per Capita Income24,611
2012 Per Capita Income24,682
2011 Per Capita Income24,963

Source: Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Growth, Office of Labor Market Information