Munising is a city located in Alger County Michigan. Munising has a 2020 population of 1,912. It is also the county seat of Alger County. Munising is currently declining at a rate of -1.90% annually and its population has decreased by -3.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,986 in 2010.
The average household income in Munising is $50,212 with a poverty rate of 14.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $606 per month, and the median house value is $98,500. The median age in Munising is 45.7 years, 43.9 years for males, and 49.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Munisingwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 72.73%.
98.78% of Munising residents speak only English, while 1.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Munising is White, with 14.25% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Munising is Hispanic, with 50.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.38%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Munising
99.50% of Munising residents were born in the United States, with 80.36% having been born in Michigan. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.