Marquette County, Michigan Population 2018

Marquette County, Michigan's estimated population is 66,502 with a growth rate of -1.36% 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
201766,502-916-1.36%
201667,4189571.44%
201666,461-819-1.22%
201567,280-454-0.67%
201467,734-16-0.02%
201367,750-60-0.09%
201267,8103640.54%
201167,4463630.54%
201067,083-3,804-5.37%
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
White62,911
Two or More Races2,022
Black or African American1,109
American Indian and Alaska Native670
Asian515
Some Other Race159
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander32

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

Marquette 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

Marquette County, Michigan Median Age

38.9


Total

38.3


Male

39.6


Female

Marquette County, Michigan Adults

There are 55,215 adults, (11,191 of which are seniors) in Marquette County, Michigan.

Marquette County, Michigan Age Dependency

53.1

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Marquette County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

33,377

49.51%

Male

34,041

50.49%

Marquette County, Michigan Households and Families

Marquette County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marquette County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.7%10.3%
Male70.8%29.2%
All70.1%29.9%
Female56.1%43.9%
Non Family49.3%50.7%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marquette County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2932.3870.1
Married12,642389.7
Non Family10,4941.449.3
Female2,1793.0956.1
Male9783.3370.8

2.95

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marquette County, Michigan Households

Marquette County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8231.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,6243.64%
High School Graduate14,17131.75%
Some College10,58823.72%
Associates Degree4,0169.00%
Bachelors Degree8,95820.07%
Graduate Degree4,4559.98%

Marquette County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White41,82039,69712,841
Multiple Races843778202
Black79767577
Native American46641894
Hispanic40234748
Asian378344144
Other Race787425
Islander1010

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 38.10%.

Marquette County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,366$40,942$25,113
Less Than High School$12,404$16,250$9,613
High School Grad$24,220$31,884$17,684
Some College$28,971$37,126$23,492
Bachelors Degree$40,932$52,667$32,166
Graduate Degree$57,742$70,179$47,043

$31,366

Average Earnings

$40,942

Average Male

$25,113

Average Female

Marquette County, Michigan Language

Marquette County, Michigan Language by Age

Marquette County, Michigan Language

96.44% of Marquette County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White58,9129,23715.68%
Multiple1,83161133.37%
Hispanic71627538.41%
Native60712821.09%
Black32111535.83%
Asian5065611.07%
Other1343929.10%
Islander22627.27%

16.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.67%

Male Poverty Rate

17.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marquette County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marquette County, Michigan is Hispanic, with 38.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marquette County, Michigan is Asian, with 11.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.25%.

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.90%
High School16.23%
Some College11.33%
Bachelors or Greater5.07%

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.49%
Male Unemployed30.84%
Female Employed12.32%
Male Employed11.19%

Marquette County, Michigan Income

Marquette County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,822$59,422
Families$61,912$74,409
Married Families$70,660$83,144
Non Families$25,625$34,965

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

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

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans by War

6,000

Number of Veterans

5,699

Male Veterans

301

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,577
First Gulf War971
Korea632
Second Gulf War557
World War II409

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,707
75+1,414
55 to 641,318
35 to 541,262
18 to 34299

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,73111.07%
2 or More1099.10%
Black807.76%
Indian6411.83%
Hispanic558.90%
Other75.47%
Asian71.75%
Hawaiian29.52%

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marquette County, Michigan Employment Status

Marquette County, Michigan Employment by Age

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Marquette County, Michigan Employment by Race

Marquette County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Marquette County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marquette2136720570-797-3.73%
Ishpeming6470647110.02%
Negaunee4568457570.15%
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