Demographics & Economic Indicators

 

Population/Labor Force

2017 Dickinson County Population25,416
2018 Dickinson County population25,284
2018 Upper Peninsula Population300,388
2017 Upper Peninsula Population302,037
2017 Unemployment Rate for Dickinson (annual average)4.90%
2018 City of Iron Mountain population11,141
2018 City of Kingsford population5,984
2018 City of Norway population3,339
2018 Dickinson County Labor force12,402

Population by Gender and Minority Group – 2017

Female50.10%
White94.59%
Black0.52%
Asian0.62%
American Indian and Alaskan Native0.86%

Population by Age 2017

Persons under 5 years old5.3%
Persons under 18 years old21.9%
Persons 65 years old and over21.7%
Median Age46.6

Population by Township

Breitung5,853
Norway1,489
West Branch63
Waucedah804
Felch752
Breen499
Sagola1,106

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

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Educational Attainment (% of Population)

2018 High School Graduates93.80%
2018 Bachelor’s Degree or Higher25.50%

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.