Baraga County, Michigan Population 2018

Baraga County, Michigan's estimated population is 8,441 with a growth rate of -1.99% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Baraga County, Michigan is the 78th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,441-171-1.99%
20168,612760.89%
20168,536-39-0.45%
20158,575-65-0.75%
20148,640-70-0.80%
20138,710-11-0.13%
20128,721-108-1.22%
20118,829-26-0.29%
20108,85590111.33%
19907,954-530-6.25%
19808,4846958.92%
19707,7896388.92%
19607,151-886-11.02%
19508,037-1,319-14.10%
19409,3561882.05%
19309,1681,50619.66%
19207,6621,53525.05%
19106,1271,80741.83%
19004,3201,28442.29%
18903,0361,23268.29%
18801,8040.00%

Baraga County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,341
Black or African American1,567
American Indian and Alaska Native352
Two or More Races294
Asian36
Some Other Race19
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Baraga County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Baraga County, Michigan Median Age

43.1


Total

38.1


Male

49.8


Female

Baraga County, Michigan Adults

There are 7,148 adults, (1,610 of which are seniors) in Baraga County, Michigan.

Baraga County, Michigan Age Dependency

55.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Baraga County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

3,350

38.90%

Male

5,262

61.10%

Baraga County, Michigan Households and Families

Baraga County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Baraga County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.6%7.4%
All84.2%15.8%
Male79.4%20.6%
Female76.8%23.2%
Non Family76.3%23.7%

84.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Baraga County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9622.1584.2
Married1,4172.7592.6
Non Family1,1501.2276.3
Female2932.7176.8
Male1022.879.4

2.68

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Baraga County, Michigan Households

Baraga County, Michigan Education

Baraga County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2704.20%
9th to 12th Grade80412.52%
High School Graduate2,71742.31%
Some College1,22119.01%
Associates Degree4056.31%
Bachelors Degree6389.93%
Graduate Degree3675.71%

Baraga County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8944,397937
Black1,19865225
Native American18016213
Multiple Races797016
Hispanic62555
Asian30297
Other Race1414
Islander333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Baraga County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,636$36,642$22,166
Less Than High School$20,179$23,958$10,938
High School Grad$26,630$31,944$20,985
Some College$23,527$35,583$20,544
Bachelors Degree$37,366$50,417$24,643
Graduate Degree$58,750$56,875$60,855

$28,636

Average Earnings

$36,642

Average Male

$22,166

Average Female

Baraga County, Michigan Language

Baraga County, Michigan Language by Age

Baraga County, Michigan Language

96.80% of Baraga County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Baraga County, Michigan Poverty

Baraga County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,59073013.06%
Native33811333.43%
Multiple2638231.18%
Hispanic812328.40%
Black37924.32%
Asian36513.89%
Other19210.53%

15.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.22%

Male Poverty Rate

16.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Baraga County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Baraga County, Michigan is Native, with 33.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Baraga County, Michigan is Other, with 10.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.65%.

Baraga County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.35%
Some College13.11%
High School11.91%
Bachelors or Greater4.82%

Baraga County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.90%
Male Unemployed26.76%
Female Employed13.03%
Male Employed3.81%

Baraga County, Michigan Income

Baraga County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,810$53,335
Families$52,745$63,289
Married Families$55,993$
Non Families$25,341$34,417

Baraga County, Michigan Marital Status

Baraga County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Baraga County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Baraga County, Michigan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Baraga County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Baraga County, Michigan Veterans

Baraga County, Michigan Veterans by War

721

Number of Veterans

690

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam357
First Gulf War106
Second Gulf War54
Korea49
World War II19

Baraga County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74239
55 to 64185
35 to 54142
75+124
18 to 3431

Baraga County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White66512.66%
Black322.06%
Indian2010.15%
2 or More44.35%

Baraga County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Baraga County, Michigan Employment Status

Baraga County, Michigan Employment by Age

35.3%

Labor Force Participation

32.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Baraga County, Michigan Employment by Race

Baraga County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Baraga County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Baraga20531995-58-2.83%
L'Anse20111918-93-4.62%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990