Demographics

People

Total Population2,306
Male Share of the Population72.5%
Female Share of the Population27.5%
Senior Citizens11%
Employed Population 16+354
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married20.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.3%
Median Earnings25+$30,365
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,016

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,345
% Above Poverty Level70.3%
% Below Poverty Level29.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time11 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone39.3%
Median Gross Rent$500
Median House Value$83,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)33.8%
Finnish8.1%
French Except Basque7.2%
German4.5%
English3.8%
Irish2.6%
Swedish2.1%
Canadian1.5%
Italian1.4%
Polish1.3%
Scottish1.2%
Norwegian1%
Austrian1%
Dutch1%
Croatian0.3%
Latvian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Russian0.2%
Swiss0.1%
Albanian0.1%
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Baraga Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyBaraga County
Standard Zip Codes49908
Phone Area Codes906
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude46.77
Approximate Longitude-88.49

Baraga Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationALBERTA FORD FOR CEN
Distance8.9 miles
Jan Temp1 to 20 F
Apr Temp27 to 50 F
Jul Temp54 to 78 F
Oct Temp35 to 54 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationHERMAN
Distance10.2 miles
Jan Temp4 to 20 F
Apr Temp26 to 50 F
Jul Temp52 to 77 F
Oct Temp34 to 53 F
Annual Precip38.2 inches
StationKENTON
Distance27.7 miles
Jan Temp1 to 23 F
Apr Temp26 to 54 F
Jul Temp52 to 79 F
Oct Temp34 to 55 F
Annual Precip28.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hancock4,577$59,324
Houghton7,934$80,956
South Range658$62,969

Baraga Public Schools

Baraga Area High School
210 Lyons St
ZIP: 49908
(906) 353-6661
Other
Total Enrollment 263
Philip Latendresse School
210 Lyons Street
ZIP: 49908
(906) 353-6663
Primary
Total Enrollment 103
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