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People

Total Population 1,120
Male Share of the Population 52.7%
Female Share of the Population 47.3%
Senior Citizens 21.6%
Employed Population 16+ 445
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 48.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.8%
Median Earnings25+ $26,080
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $41,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,161

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,000
% Above Poverty Level 77.4%
% Below Poverty Level 22.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 3.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.6%
% Using Public Transportation 1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone 35%
Median Gross Rent $419
Median House Value $65,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.2%
US/American 0.2%
English 16%
Irish 8.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lake Linden Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 176 miles E of Duluth, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 273 miles NE of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Houghton
Standard Zip Codes 49945
Phone Area Codes 906
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.194
Longitude -88.407

Lake Linden Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HOUGHTON CO AP (HANCOCK)
Distance 4.1 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 22 F
Apr Temp 30 to 47 F
Jul Temp 55 to 76 F
Oct Temp 36 to 52 F
Annual Precip 33.8 inches
Station HERMAN
Distance 36.6 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 20 F
Apr Temp 26 to 50 F
Jul Temp 52 to 77 F
Oct Temp 34 to 53 F
Annual Precip 38.2 inches
Station ONTONAGON 6 SE
Distance 45 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 24 F
Apr Temp 30 to 53 F
Jul Temp 54 to 79 F
Oct Temp 37 to 57 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Lake Linden, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Gay (49945)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ahmeek 109 $0
Calumet 684 $0
Houghton 7,942 $59,886
Laurium 1,906 $50,588
South Range 858 $46,094

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lake Linden Public Libraries

Library
Lake Linden-hubbell Public School Library
601 CALUMET STREET
Lake Linden, Michigan
(906) 296-0698
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Lake Linden High Schools

LAKE LINDEN-HUBBELL HIGH SCHOOL
601 CALUMET STREET
906-296-6681
Serves 271 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17

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Historic Lake Linden

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12,000 H.P. compound pump (Calumet and Hecla stamp mill) c1906.

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12,000 H.P. compound pump (Calumet and Hecla stamp mill) c1906.

Calumet and Hecla smelters between 1900 and 1906

Calumet and Hecla stamp mills c1906.

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