Keweenaw County MI Information


Keweenaw County Subdivisions

Keweenaw County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,123
Daytime Population: Workers 442
Daytime Population: Residents 1,286
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,728
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 2,113
Population in Familes 1,621
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $41,726
Average Household Income $61,511
Per Capita Income $28,739


Total Housing Units 2,545 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 877 (34.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 113 ( 4.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,555 (61.1%)
Median Home Value $97,456
Average Home Value $163,797


Total Households 990
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 590
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.21% -0.51%
Households -0.32% -0.59%
Families -0.55% -0.76%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   2.09%


Keweenaw County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Keweenaw County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 83 1st
Population Density # 83 1st
Diversity Index # 83 1st
Median Household Income # 64 24th
Per Capita Income # 12 87th

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