Gogebic County, Michigan Population 2019

Gogebic County, Michigan's estimated population is 15,342 with a growth rate of -0.05% 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
201715,342-7-0.05%
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
White14,075
Black or African American671
American Indian and Alaska Native428
Two or More Races321
Asian43
Some Other Race28
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Gogebic County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2019

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Gogebic County, Michigan Median Age

48.7


Total

45.3


Male

51.5


Female

Gogebic County, Michigan Adults

There are 13,160 adults, (3,762 of whom are seniors) in Gogebic County, Michigan.

Gogebic County, Michigan Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

40

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Gogebic County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

7,132

45.79%

Male

8,445

54.21%

Gogebic County, Michigan Households and Families

Gogebic County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Gogebic County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.7%7.3%
All77.1%22.9%
Male76.9%23.1%
Non Family67%33%
Female49.4%50.6%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gogebic County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6602.1177.1
Married2,9572.6892.7
Non Family2,8091.1467
Female6303.3349.4
Male2642.9776.9

2.74

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

5.7%

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 Grade2001.69%
9th to 12th Grade7085.99%
High School Graduate4,59438.86%
Some College2,94724.93%
Associates Degree1,20110.16%
Bachelors Degree1,43412.13%
Graduate Degree7396.25%

Gogebic County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,80810,0562,098
Black479388
Native American23920432
Hispanic150122
Multiple Races13111216
Asian424011
Other Race272712
Islander11114

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 44.44%.

Gogebic County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,113$29,366$21,382
Less Than High School$17,955$21,719$10,398
High School Grad$20,192$21,803$18,652
Some College$24,182$29,211$19,288
Bachelors Degree$41,046$45,833$35,905
Graduate Degree$58,214$67,917$55,357

$25,113

Average Earnings

$29,366

Average Male

$21,382

Average Female

Gogebic County, Michigan Language

Gogebic County, Michigan Language by Age

Gogebic County, Michigan Language

96.67% of Gogebic County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 1.35% of the population.

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,1712,65320.14%
Native39812631.66%
Black1243528.23%
Multiple2322711.64%
Other141285.71%
Hispanic671014.93%
Asian43818.60%

20.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.81%

Male Poverty Rate

22.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan is Other, with 85.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan is Multiple, with 11.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.53%.

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.47%
High School17.27%
Some College16.11%
Bachelors or Greater7.75%

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.98%
Male Unemployed34.22%
Female Employed10.81%
Male Employed9.93%

Gogebic County, Michigan Income

Gogebic County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,689$50,351
Families$51,344$65,439
Married Families$57,560$
Non Families$21,147$27,818

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by War

1,575

Number of Veterans

1,515

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam669
Korea199
First Gulf War136
Second Gulf War129
World War II98

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+455
65 to 74421
55 to 64372
35 to 54278
18 to 3449

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,53212.84%
Indian4315.99%
Hispanic10.58%

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gogebic County, Michigan Employment Status

Gogebic County, Michigan Employment by Age

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

6.7%

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