Gogebic County, Michigan Population 2018

Gogebic County, Michigan's estimated population is 15,342 with a growth rate of -1.97% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gogebic County, Michigan is the 67th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,342-308-1.97%
201615,6503011.96%
201615,349-190-1.22%
201515,539-215-1.36%
201415,754-149-0.94%
201315,903-134-0.84%
201216,037-78-0.48%
201116,115-284-1.73%
201016,399-1,653-9.16%
199018,052-1,634-8.30%
198019,686-990-4.79%
197020,676-3,694-15.16%
196024,370-2,683-9.92%
195027,053-4,744-14.92%
194031,7972200.70%
193031,577-1,648-4.96%
192033,2259,89242.39%
191023,3336,59539.40%
190016,7383,57227.13%
189013,1660.00%

Gogebic County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,164
Black or African American708
American Indian and Alaska Native374
Two or More Races282
Asian85
Some Other Race24
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Gogebic County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Gogebic County, Michigan Median Age

48.5


Total

45.3


Male

51.4


Female

Gogebic County, Michigan Adults

There are 13,209 adults, (3,646 of which are seniors) in Gogebic County, Michigan.

Gogebic County, Michigan Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gogebic County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

7,225

46.17%

Male

8,425

53.83%

Gogebic County, Michigan Households and Families

Gogebic County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gogebic County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.5%7.5%
Male81%19%
All78%22%
Non Family68.9%31.1%
Female49.3%50.7%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gogebic County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6362.1278
Married2,9832.6892.5
Non Family2,7541.1668.9
Female6573.3149.3
Male2423.0781

2.75

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gogebic County, Michigan Households

Gogebic County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1811.52%
9th to 12th Grade6835.74%
High School Graduate4,62738.88%
Some College3,08925.96%
Associates Degree1,23310.36%
Bachelors Degree1,39511.72%
Graduate Degree6935.82%

Gogebic County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,83210,0882,005
Black537457
Native American21818923
Hispanic1371271
Multiple Races11610821
Asian737328
Other Race22227
Islander13134

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.36%.

Gogebic County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,940$27,064$21,772
Less Than High School$17,625$20,993$10,375
High School Grad$19,935$22,909$17,232
Some College$22,053$25,417$19,953
Bachelors Degree$43,938$50,000$36,643
Graduate Degree$56,576$67,250$55,652

$24,940

Average Earnings

$27,064

Average Male

$21,772

Average Female

Gogebic County, Michigan Language

Gogebic County, Michigan Language by Age

Gogebic County, Michigan Language

96.58% of Gogebic County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,2242,72420.60%
Native3476919.88%
Black1594427.67%
Multiple2224018.02%
Hispanic782025.64%
Asian851214.12%
Other10770.00%

20.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.18%

Male Poverty Rate

22.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan is Other, with 70.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan is Asian, with 14.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.81%.

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.21%
High School18.01%
Some College16.79%
Bachelors or Greater6.33%

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.94%
Male Unemployed40.21%
Female Employed9.84%
Male Employed9.46%

Gogebic County, Michigan Income

Gogebic County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,833$48,621
Families$50,504$62,131
Married Families$56,295$
Non Families$21,015$27,966

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Gogebic County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Gogebic 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 55To64.

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by War

1,666

Number of Veterans

1,598

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam597
Korea253
Second Gulf War144
First Gulf War131
World War II98

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+512
65 to 74411
55 to 64381
35 to 54277
18 to 3485

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,61713.50%
Indian4116.67%
2 or More84.12%
Hispanic21.23%

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gogebic County, Michigan Employment Status

Gogebic County, Michigan Employment by Age

47.3%

Labor Force Participation

43.2%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Gogebic County, Michigan Employment by Race

Gogebic County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gogebic County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ironwood53874955-432-8.02%
Bessemer19051754-151-7.93%
Wakefield18521709-143-7.72%
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