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Keweenaw County, Michigan

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Keweenaw County, Michigan
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2,116
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2,116
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 2,156
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -1.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 2,156
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 248
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.2%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2,514
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 88.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $113,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $968
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $386
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $503
Building permits, 2019 11
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 1,081
Persons per household, 2014-2018 1.96
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 90.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 80.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 66.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 96.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 30.4%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 10.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 48.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 41.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,438
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,850
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $1,738
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 21.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $49,779
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $31,830
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2018 67
Total employment, 2018 276
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 8,378
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 19.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 152
All firms, 2012 223
Men-owned firms, 2012 96
Women-owned firms, 2012 F
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 212
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 212
Population per square mile, 2010 4.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 540.11
FIPS Code 26083
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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