West Ishpeming is a city located in Michigan. West Ishpeming has a 2020 population of 2,530. West Ishpeming is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually and its population has decreased by -0.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,552 in 2010.
The average household income in West Ishpeming is $76,287 with a poverty rate of 5.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $143,400. The median age in West Ishpeming is 48.8 years, 47.8 years for males, and 49.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Ishpemingwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
96.52% of West Ishpeming residents speak only English, while 3.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.85% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in West Ishpeming is White, with 5.83% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in West Ishpeming is Other, with NaN% 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 2.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.10%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in West Ishpeming
98.14% of West Ishpeming residents were born in the United States, with 76.42% having been born in Michigan. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.