Ontonagon is a city located in Ontonagon County Michigan. Ontonagon has a 2020 population of 1,243. It is also the county seat of Ontonagon County. Ontonagon is currently declining at a rate of -1.66% annually and its population has decreased by -3.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,285 in 2010.
The average household income in Ontonagon is $47,426 with a poverty rate of 14.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $521 per month, and the median house value is $64,900. The median age in Ontonagon is 59.9 years, 60.3 years for males, and 59.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ontonagonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 60.00%.
99.10% of Ontonagon residents speak only English, while 0.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.69% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ontonagon is White, with 14.59% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ontonagon is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.37%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ontonagon
99.19% of Ontonagon residents were born in the United States, with 77.20% having been born in Michigan. 0.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.