Demographics

People

Total Population2,179
Male Share of the Population52%
Female Share of the Population48%
Senior Citizens17.4%
Employed Population 16+988
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married46.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.7%
Median Earnings25+$30,190
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$8,036
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,402

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,750
% Above Poverty Level90%
% Below Poverty Level10%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home8.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.2%
Median Gross Rent$523
Median House Value$75,800

Ancestry

Finnish40.8%
English18.7%
German12.4%
Italian9%
French Except Basque7.8%
Irish6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6%
Polish5%
Croatian4.6%
Swedish3.7%
Canadian2.7%
Norwegian2.5%
Scottish1.6%
Hungarian1.2%
Russian0.9%
Slovene0.8%
Czech0.7%
Serbian0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Danishn0.3%
Dutch0.2%
Belgian0.2%
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Laurium Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyHoughton County
Standard Zip Codes49913
Phone Area Codes906
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude47.24
Approximate Longitude-88.45

Laurium Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHOUGHTON CO AP (HANCOCK)
Distance5.3 miles
Jan Temp8 to 22 F
Apr Temp30 to 47 F
Jul Temp55 to 76 F
Oct Temp36 to 52 F
Annual Precip33.8 inches
StationHERMAN
Distance39.7 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
StationONTONAGON 6 SE
Distance45.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 24 F
Apr Temp30 to 53 F
Jul Temp54 to 79 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ahmeek96$0
Calumet748$49,000
Houghton7,934$80,956
Lake Linden1,078$46,094
South Range658$62,969

Laurium Hospitals

Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital
(Non-profit)
205 Osceola
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