Gogebic County, Michigan Population 2020

Gogebic County, Michigan's estimated population is 14,612 with a growth rate of -1.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gogebic County, Michigan is the 69th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202014,612-242-1.63%
201914,854-242-1.60%
201815,096-242-1.58%
201715,338-4-0.03%
201615,342-195-1.26%
201515,537-218-1.38%
201415,755-150-0.94%
201315,905-133-0.83%
201216,038-73-0.45%
201116,111-285-1.74%
201016,396-1,656-9.17%
199018,052-1,634-8.30%
198019,686-990-4.79%
197020,676-3,694-15.16%
196024,370-2,683-9.92%
195027,053-4,744-14.92%
194031,7972200.70%
193031,577-1,648-4.96%
192033,2259,89242.39%
191023,3336,59539.40%
190016,7383,57227.13%
189013,1660.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.63%
County Website
Founded
1887[1]
County Seat

Gogebic County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,94290.45%
Black or African American7014.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native4142.69%
Two or More Races2511.63%
Asian540.35%
Some Other Race290.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.15%

Gogebic County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Gogebic County, Michigan Median Age

48.8


Total

45.9


Male

52


Female

Gogebic County, Michigan Adults

There are 13,031 adults, (3,788 of whom are seniors) in Gogebic County, Michigan.

Gogebic County, Michigan Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Gogebic County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

7,090

46.00%

Male

8,324

54.00%

Gogebic County, Michigan Households and Families

Gogebic County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gogebic County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.1%6.9%
Male79.3%20.7%
All78.7%21.3%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
Female53.7%46.3%

78.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6192.1178.7
Married2,9402.7293.1
Non Family2,9051.1669.3
Female6053.453.7
Male1693.0179.3

2.77

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gogebic County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1961.66%
9th to 12th Grade5915.02%
High School Graduate4,43237.61%
Some College2,89224.54%
Associates Degree1,34311.40%
Bachelors Degree1,62813.82%
Graduate Degree7025.96%

Gogebic County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,74910,1382,283
Black490380
Native American22319428
Multiple Races14712511
Hispanic1431201
Asian52505
Other Race27231
Islander12122

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 white people with a rate of 21.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,285$29,161$23,868
Less Than High School$18,929$21,310$
High School Grad$21,479$22,847$20,372
Some College$24,518$26,667$21,841
Bachelors Degree$41,065$47,019$38,444
Graduate Degree$55,568$60,714$53,854

$26,285

Average Earnings

$29,161

Average Male

$23,868

Average Female

Gogebic County, Michigan Language

Gogebic County, Michigan Language by Age

Gogebic County, Michigan Language

96.57% of Gogebic County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty

Gogebic County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,0662,33117.84%
Native39112030.69%
Black1854725.41%
Multiple162159.26%
Asian541120.37%
Hispanic87910.34%

18.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.92%

Male Poverty Rate

19.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan is Native, with 30.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gogebic County, Michigan is Multiple, with 9.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.70%
Some College17.39%
High School14.84%
Bachelors or Greater7.88%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.29%
Male Unemployed39.22%
Female Employed9.05%
Male Employed8.99%

Gogebic County, Michigan Income

Gogebic County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,798$54,744
Families$54,949$70,659
Married Families$62,057-
Non Families$22,868$32,549

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gogebic County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Gogebic 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.

Gogebic County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans

1,531

Number of Veterans

1,466

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam607
Korea221
First Gulf War137
Second Gulf War108
World War II91
Age Group Veterans
75+499
65 to 74406
55 to 64353
35 to 54221
18 to 3452
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,48912.60%
Indian4216.47%

$Gogebic County, Michigan Veterans by Education

9.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gogebic County, Michigan Employment Status

47.7%

Labor Force Participation

45%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Gogebic 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

65.54%

Born in Michigan

98.64%

Native Born

1.36%

Foreign Born

0.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.64% of Gogebic County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 65.54% having been born in Michigan. 0.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990