Houghton County Population 2017

Houghton County's estimated population is 36,555 with a growth rate of 0.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Houghton County is the 43rd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201636,5551730.48%
201536,382-101-0.28%
201436,483-192-0.52%
201336,675-54-0.15%
201236,729-38-0.10%
201136,767520.14%
201036,7151,2693.58%
199035,446-2,426-6.41%
198037,8723,2209.29%
197034,652-1,002-2.81%
196035,654-4,117-10.35%
195039,771-7,860-16.50%
194047,631-5,220-9.88%
193052,851-19,079-26.52%
192071,930-16,168-18.35%
191088,09822,03533.35%
190066,06330,67486.68%
189035,38912,91657.47%
188022,4738,59461.92%
187013,8794,64550.30%
18609,2348,5261204.24%
18507080.00%

Houghton County Population Growth

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Houghton County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White34,03493.10%
Asian1,1753.21%
Two or More Races5671.55%
Black or African American3420.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native2490.68%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.04%

Houghton County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Houghton County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Houghton770879872793.62%
Hancock46344586-48-1.04%
Lake Linden1007993-14-1.39%
South Range758748-10-1.32%
Calumet726706-20-2.75%
Copper City190187-3-1.58%
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