Baraga County, Michigan Population 2020

Baraga County, Michigan's estimated population is 8,084 with a growth rate of -1.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Baraga County, Michigan is the 80th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20208,084-118-1.44%
20198,202-118-1.42%
20188,320-118-1.40%
20178,438-110-1.29%
20168,548-35-0.41%
20158,583-65-0.75%
20148,648-69-0.79%
20138,717-10-0.11%
20128,727-108-1.22%
20118,835-26-0.29%
20108,86190711.40%
19907,954-530-6.25%
19808,4846958.92%
19707,7896388.92%
19607,151-886-11.02%
19508,037-1,319-14.10%
19409,3561882.05%
19309,1681,50619.66%
19207,6621,53525.05%
19106,1271,80741.83%
19004,3201,28442.29%
18903,0361,23268.29%
18801,8040.00%

Baraga County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,24673.42%
Black or African American86110.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native7759.11%
Two or More Races5456.41%
Asian420.49%
Some Other Race360.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.02%

Baraga County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Baraga County, Michigan Median Age

45


Total

42.7


Male

48.3


Female

Baraga County, Michigan Adults

There are 6,956 adults, (1,770 of whom are seniors) in Baraga County, Michigan.

Baraga County, Michigan Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Baraga County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

3,787

44.52%

Male

4,720

55.48%

Baraga County, Michigan Households and Families

Baraga County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Baraga County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.6%6.4%
All81%19%
Male75.7%24.3%
Female71%29%
Non Family67.6%32.4%

81.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0362.3781
Married1,4732.993.6
Non Family1,0811.2367.6
Female3343.371
Male1483.2675.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Baraga County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1422.27%
9th to 12th Grade5558.88%
High School Graduate2,71443.43%
Some College1,31221.00%
Associates Degree6219.94%
Bachelors Degree5739.17%
Graduate Degree3325.31%

Baraga County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7724,368811
Black67546027
Native American50544348
Multiple Races20219110
Hispanic7370
Other Race29293
Asian23214
Islander222

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,005$37,442$25,307
Less Than High School$25,170$26,111$
High School Grad$25,472$30,469$20,769
Some College$29,569$37,656$22,409
Bachelors Degree$45,450$56,250$39,342
Graduate Degree$62,727$59,821$63,882

$31,005

Average Earnings

$37,442

Average Male

$25,307

Average Female

Baraga County, Michigan Language

Baraga County, Michigan Language by Age

Baraga County, Michigan Language

96.65% of Baraga County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.08% of the population.

Baraga County, Michigan Poverty

Baraga County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,69377413.60%
Native76721628.16%
Multiple52614227.00%
Hispanic873236.78%
Asian42511.90%
Black38513.16%

16.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.85%

Male Poverty Rate

19.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Baraga County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Baraga County, Michigan is Hispanic, with 36.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Baraga County, Michigan is Asian, with 11.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.43%
Some College14.68%
High School14.01%
Bachelors or Greater4.10%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.35%
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed14.08%
Male Employed3.95%

Baraga County, Michigan Income

Baraga County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,444$56,533
Families$54,063$66,272
Married Families$61,028-
Non Families$26,328$37,186

Baraga County, Michigan Marital Status

Baraga County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Baraga County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Baraga County, Michigan Marriage

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

Baraga County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Baraga County, Michigan Veterans

668

Number of Veterans

642

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam300
First Gulf War89
Second Gulf War67
Korea45
World War II30
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74230
75+145
35 to 54145
55 to 64138
18 to 3410
Name Veterans % of Total
White56410.84%
Indian6110.82%
Black242.86%
Hispanic1212.63%
2 or More113.94%
Other822.22%

$Baraga County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Baraga County, Michigan Employment Status

41.3%

Labor Force Participation

38.7%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Baraga County, Michigan Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

82.18%

Born in Michigan

98.53%

Native Born

1.47%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.53% of Baraga County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 82.18% having been born in Michigan. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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