Marquette County, Michigan Population 2019

Marquette County, Michigan's estimated population is 66,565 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marquette County, Michigan is the 29th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201866,516-49-0.07%
201766,565450.07%
201666,520-799-1.19%
201567,319-454-0.67%
201467,7730.00%
201367,773-54-0.08%
201267,8273790.56%
201167,4483700.55%
201067,078-3,809-5.37%
199070,887-3,214-4.34%
198074,1019,41514.55%
197064,6868,53215.19%
196056,1548,50017.84%
195047,6545101.08%
194047,1443,0686.96%
193044,076-1,710-3.73%
192045,786-953-2.04%
191046,7395,50013.34%
190041,2391,7184.35%
189039,52114,12755.63%
188025,39411,16078.40%
187014,23411,413404.57%
18602,8212,6851974.26%
18501360.00%

Marquette County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White62,655
Two or More Races2,065
Black or African American1,103
Asian584
American Indian and Alaska Native561
Some Other Race145
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander32

Marquette County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2019

Marquette County, Michigan Median Age

39.1


Total

38.5


Male

39.8


Female

Marquette County, Michigan Adults

There are 54,984 adults, (11,536 of whom are seniors) in Marquette County, Michigan.

Marquette County, Michigan Age Dependency

54.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Marquette County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

33,247

49.52%

Male

33,898

50.48%

Marquette County, Michigan Households and Families

Marquette County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marquette County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
Male70.2%29.8%
All70%30%
Female54.2%45.8%
Non Family51%49%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,1992.3970
Married12,4523.0288.8
Non Family10,6071.4151
Female2,1213.1554.2
Male1,0193.3470.2

2.96

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marquette County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8481.90%
9th to 12th Grade1,5663.52%
High School Graduate13,79030.96%
Some College10,47223.51%
Associates Degree4,1549.33%
Bachelors Degree9,25720.79%
Graduate Degree4,4499.99%

Marquette County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White41,67839,66313,072
Multiple Races908827229
Black76661573
Hispanic44236356
Native American418361128
Asian413380167
Other Race52523
Islander1212

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 40.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,027$41,759$25,580
Less Than High School$16,341$18,947$10,500
High School Grad$24,682$32,411$18,540
Some College$29,868$40,255$23,965
Bachelors Degree$40,927$53,043$31,873
Graduate Degree$56,579$67,083$51,914

$32,027

Average Earnings

$41,759

Average Male

$25,580

Average Female

Marquette County, Michigan Language

Marquette County, Michigan Language by Age

Marquette County, Michigan Language

96.69% of Marquette County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other, which is spoken by 1.01% of the population.

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White58,7779,10215.49%
Multiple1,91861131.86%
Hispanic73328538.88%
Native49812224.50%
Black27710838.99%
Asian558529.32%
Other1294736.43%
Islander22627.27%

16.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.31%

Male Poverty Rate

17.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marquette County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marquette County, Michigan is Black, with 38.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marquette County, Michigan is Asian, with 9.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.65%
High School15.88%
Some College11.23%
Bachelors or Greater5.45%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.53%
Male Unemployed34.30%
Female Employed12.97%
Male Employed10.74%

Marquette County, Michigan Income

Marquette County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,491$62,345
Families$63,135$76,779
Married Families$72,050$85,853
Non Families$28,374$39,101

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Marquette County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Marquette County, Michigan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans

6,045

Number of Veterans

5,737

Male Veterans

308

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,525
First Gulf War989
Korea681
Second Gulf War652
World War II321

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,71411.08%
Black12211.83%
2 or More1098.73%
Indian7716.11%
Hispanic7411.80%
Other1413.59%
Asian71.65%
Hawaiian28.33%

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans by Education

9.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marquette County, Michigan Employment Status

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Marquette County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marquette2136720570-797-3.73%
Ishpeming6470647110.02%
Negaunee4568457570.15%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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