Baraga, MI 49908 ZIP Code Profile

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Baraga, MI | Keweenaw Bay, MI

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ZIP Code 49908: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baraga, MI 49908

Acceptable Alternative
Keweenaw Bay, MI 49908

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 94
  • Single Family Addresses: 772
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 95
  • County: Baraga County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.784, Longitude -88.494
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Baraga, MI 49908 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,302
Population in Households 2,417
Population in Familes 1,880
Population in Group Qrtrs 885
Population Density1 33
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 1,034
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 648
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,293 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 722 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 312 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 259 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $91,753
Average Home Value $114,058


Median Household Income $38,224
Average Household Income $48,273
Per Capita Income $17,006
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.03% -0.21%
Households 0.16% -0.12%
Families -0.02% -0.25%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Baraga, MI 49908 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49908 to the other 987 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 580 41st
Population Density1 # 800 19th
Diversity Index2 # 33 97th
Median Household Income # 795 20th
Per Capita Income # 927 6th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.