|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Iron River is 3,004. Iron River, Michigan is the 6,262nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Iron River was in 2000, when its population was 3,376. In 2000, Iron River was the 5,531st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,262nd largest city in the US. Iron River is currently 11.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Iron River has shrunk 11.0% since the year 2000. Iron River, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6256||Louisburg, North Carolina||3,008||-6.2%|
|6257||Genoa City, Wisconsin||3,007||50.8%|
|6258||El Lago, Texas||3,006||-2.2%|
|6259||Granite Quarry, North Carolina||3,006||33.8%|
|6262||Iron River, Michigan||3,004||-11.0%|
|6264||Williams Bay, Wisconsin||3,001||23.7%|
The total voting age population of Iron River, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,308. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.6% of the residents of Iron River are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Iron River are 97.8% White, 1.1% American Indian, 0.6% Black and 0.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 2.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Iron River, 16.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.1%. On a per-household basis, 7.8% of families are below the poverty line in Iron River.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.7% of Iron River residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.3% of Iron River residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.5% have a bachelor's degree and 6.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Iron River residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Iron River is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Iron River, 13.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Iron River is $34,940.
In Iron River, 61.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.1% of housing units in Iron River.
Of all the housing units in Iron River, 45.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Iron River, 1.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Iron River is $477.
In Iron River, 63.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.