Keweenaw County, Michigan Population 2020

Keweenaw County, Michigan's estimated population is 2,135 with a growth rate of 0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Keweenaw County, Michigan is the 83rd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20202,135110.52%
20192,124110.52%
20182,113110.52%
20172,102-37-1.73%
20162,139160.75%
20152,123-51-2.35%
20142,174321.49%
20132,142-25-1.15%
20122,167-12-0.55%
20112,179100.46%
20102,16946827.51%
19901,701-262-13.35%
19801,963-301-13.30%
19702,264-153-6.33%
19602,417-501-17.17%
19502,918-1,086-27.12%
19404,004-1,072-21.12%
19305,076-1,246-19.71%
19206,322-834-11.65%
19107,1563,939122.44%
19003,21732311.16%
18902,894-1,376-32.22%
18804,270651.55%
18704,2050.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.52%
County Website
Founded
March 11, 1861[1][2]
County Seat

Keweenaw County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,07697.46%
Black or African American331.55%
Two or More Races190.89%
Asian20.09%

Keweenaw County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Keweenaw County, Michigan Median Age

56.7


Total

57.2


Male

56.5


Female

Keweenaw County, Michigan Adults

There are 1,791 adults, (712 of whom are seniors) in Keweenaw County, Michigan.

Keweenaw County, Michigan Age Dependency

97.4

Age Dependency Ratio

66

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Keweenaw County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

1,019

47.84%

Male

1,111

52.16%

Keweenaw County, Michigan Households and Families

Keweenaw County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Keweenaw County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male98.5%1.5%
Married93.8%6.2%
All88.4%11.6%
Non Family83.5%16.5%
Female69.3%30.7%

88.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0811.9688.4
Married5612.3593.8
Non Family3511.1383.5
Female1012.5869.3
Male682.0698.5

2.29

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Keweenaw County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade231.37%
9th to 12th Grade432.57%
High School Graduate55032.82%
Some College34820.76%
Associates Degree20212.05%
Bachelors Degree30017.90%
Graduate Degree21012.53%

Keweenaw County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6331,569498
Black25243
Hispanic1091
Multiple Races10106
Asian222

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,333$31,328$25,893
Less Than High School$2,500$6,000$
High School Grad$28,083$30,000$25,125
Some College$30,474$42,917$25,391
Bachelors Degree$26,333$$26,250
Graduate Degree$43,250$37,500$43,438

$28,333

Average Earnings

$31,328

Average Male

$25,893

Average Female

Keweenaw County, Michigan Language

Keweenaw County, Michigan Language by Age

Keweenaw County, Michigan Language

98.73% of Keweenaw County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 1.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Keweenaw County, Michigan Poverty

Keweenaw County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,06323111.20%
Multiple191368.42%
Black31929.03%
Hispanic11436.36%
Asian22100.00%

12.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.41%

Male Poverty Rate

13.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Keweenaw County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Keweenaw County, Michigan is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Keweenaw County, Michigan is White, with 11.20% 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 11.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.69%
Some College11.70%
High School8.74%
Bachelors or Greater7.25%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed17.14%
Female Unemployed15.79%
Female Employed6.96%
Male Employed2.00%

Keweenaw County, Michigan Income

Keweenaw County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,779$65,209
Families$65,125$76,519
Married Families$70,956-
Non Families$24,179$37,303

Keweenaw County, Michigan Marital Status

Keweenaw County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.7%

Male Marriage Rate

63.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Keweenaw County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Keweenaw County, Michigan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Keweenaw County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Keweenaw County, Michigan Veterans

248

Number of Veterans

244

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam154
Korea30
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War15
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74114
75+75
55 to 6433
35 to 5418
18 to 348

$Keweenaw County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Keweenaw County, Michigan Employment Status

48.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.6%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Keweenaw 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

77.46%

Born in Michigan

98.83%

Native Born

1.17%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.83% of Keweenaw County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 77.46% having been born in Michigan. 0.75% 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