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Demographics

People

Total Population2,913
Male Share of the Population85.6%
Female Share of the Population14.4%
Senior Citizens6.8%
Employed Population 16+234
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married16.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,398
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,361
% Above Poverty Level66.8%
% Below Poverty Level33.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time9 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.5%
Median Gross Rent$500
Median House Value$83,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)35.5%
French Except Basque5%
Finnish4.3%
German3.4%
Irish2.7%
English2.5%
Italian1.2%
Polish1.2%
Swedish1.1%
Canadian0.9%
Norwegian0.7%
Albanian0.7%
Dutch0.5%
Danishn0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Scottish0.4%
Arab0.3%
African0.2%
Liberian0.2%
Swiss0.1%
Belgian0.1%
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Baraga Almanac

CategoryValue
County Baraga 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
Hancock4,596$53,542
Houghton7,924$67,222
South Range695$60,761

Baraga Public Schools

Baraga Area High School
210 Lyons St
(906) 353-6661
High
Total Enrollment 261
Philip Latendresse School
210 Lyons St
(906) 353-6663
Primary
Total Enrollment 132
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