Iron Mountain, Michigan Population 2022

7,496
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Iron Mountain is a city located in Dickinson County Michigan. Iron Mountain has a 2020 population of 7,496. It is also the county seat of Dickinson County. Iron Mountain is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually and its population has decreased by -0.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,518 in 2010.

The average household income in Iron Mountain is $63,581 with a poverty rate of 9.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $643 per month, and the median house value is $96,100. The median age in Iron Mountain is 40 years, 39.1 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.

Iron Mountain Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Iron Mountainwas:

  • White: 95.24%
  • Native American: 1.48%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Two or more races: 1.16%
  • Asian: 0.79%
  • Other race: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Iron Mountain, Michigan is 7,496 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,518.

Iron Mountain, Michigan Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201030,5560.00%
201130,450-106-0.35%
201230,538880.29%
201330,398-140-0.46%
201430,242-156-0.52%
201529,999-243-0.81%
201629,812-187-0.63%
201729,759-53-0.18%
201829,665-94-0.32%
201929,534-131-0.44%
202029,403-131-0.45%
202129,272-131-0.45%

Iron Mountain Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,00295.24%
Black or African American951.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native1091.48%
Asian580.79%
Some Other Race30.04%
Two or More Races851.16%
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Iron Mountain Population by Race

Iron Mountain Population Pyramid 2022

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Iron Mountain Median Age

44.3


Total

41.6


Male

47.4


Female

Iron Mountain Adults

There are 5,928 adults, (1,517 of whom are seniors) in Iron Mountain.

Iron Mountain Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Iron Mountain Sex Ratio

Female

3,457

47.02%

Male

3,895

52.98%

Iron Mountain Population by Age

Iron Mountain Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Iron Mountain Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.3%3.7%
All68.8%31.2%
Non Family44.7%55.3%
Female41.3%58.7%
Male29.5%70.5%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Iron Mountain Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2522.268.8
Married1,5952.8496.3
Male1562.5429.5
Female4332.3841.3
Non Family1,0681.1344.7

2.67

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Iron Mountain Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade771.44%
9th to 12th Grade2103.93%
High School Graduate1,76132.92%
Some College1,44426.99%
Associates Degree4939.21%
Bachelors Degree86016.07%
Graduate Degree5059.44%
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Iron Mountain Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Iron Mountain Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian584830
White5,0204,7691,321
Black868414
Native American109100
Hispanic7251
2+ Races3924

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.72%.

Iron Mountain Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,022$42,828$30,687
Less Than 9th Grade$$38,977$
High School Graduate$24,010$31,618$16,979
Some College$35,490$42,548$27,111
Bachelors Degree$50,789$59,679$34,875
Graduate Degree$71,198$80,547$67,888

$37,022

Average Earnings

$42,828

Average Male

$30,687

Average Female

Iron Mountain Earnings by Educational Attainment

Iron Mountain Language by Age

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Iron Mountain Language

98.26% of Iron Mountain residents speak only English, while 1.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

Iron Mountain Language

Iron Mountain Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black793645.57%
White6,7856289.26%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1284031.25%
Multiple8211.22%

9.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.85%

Male Poverty Rate

13.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iron Mountain

The race most likely to be in poverty in Iron Mountain is Black, with 45.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iron Mountain is Multiple, with 1.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.91%.

Iron Mountain Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.00%
High School10.69%
Some College12.14%
Bachelors or Greater5.50%

Iron Mountain Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.07%
Male Unemployed21.51%
Female Employed7.46%
Female Unemployed67.06%

Iron Mountain Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Iron Mountain Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,086$61,748
Families$57,333$73,878
Married Families$64,872-
Non Families$31,793$34,940
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Income by Household Type

Iron Mountain Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Iron Mountain Married by Age and Sex

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Iron Mountain Marriage

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

Iron Mountain Marital Status by Race

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Iron Mountain Marital Status

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614

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War121
First Gulf War206
Vietnam199
Korea25
World War II13

Iron Mountain Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3481
35 to 54192
55 to 6480
65 to 74129
75+132

Iron Mountain Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White58710.43%
Black2627.37%
2+ Races12.56%
Hispanic67.32%

Iron Mountain Veterans by Race

Iron Mountain Veterans by Education

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1.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iron Mountain Veterans by Education

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55.9%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Iron Mountain Employment by Age

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Iron Mountain Employment by Race

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Iron Mountain Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.80%

Born in Iron Mountain

98.97%

Native Born

1.03%

Foreign Born

0.76%

Non Citizen

0.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.97% of Iron Mountain residents were born in the United States, with 75.80% having been born in Michigan. 0.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Iron Mountain Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18908,5990.00%
19009,2426430.72%
19109,216-26-0.03%
19208,251-965-1.10%
193011,6523,4013.51%
194011,080-572-0.50%
19509,679-1,401-1.34%
19609,299-380-0.40%
19708,702-597-0.66%
19808,341-361-0.42%
19908,5251840.22%
20008,154-371-0.44%
20107,624-530-0.67%
20117,613-11-0.14%
20127,602-11-0.14%
20137,591-11-0.14%
20147,580-11-0.14%
20157,569-11-0.15%
20167,558-11-0.15%
20177,547-11-0.15%
20187,536-11-0.15%
20197,525-11-0.15%
20207,518-7-0.09%
20217,507-11-0.15%
20227,496-11-0.15%

Iron Mountain Population by Year