Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,971
Nationwide Rank 4739

Quick Facts

Ironwood, Michigan is the 4,739th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ironwood, Michigan is a city.

Ironwood, Michigan is currently 27.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Ironwood, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Ironwood, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4729 Staunton, Illinois 4,985 -3.0%
4730 Crestwood, Kentucky 4,982 90.2%
4731 Kingsford, Michigan 4,981 -10.1%
4732 South Barrington, Illinois 4,981 31.6%
4733 Dellwood, Missouri 4,980 -5.0%
4734 Circle Pines, Minnesota 4,978 6.6%
4735 Mendham, New Jersey 4,978 -2.4%
4736 Orange, Virginia 4,978 20.5%
4737 Perry, Utah 4,974 105.7%
4738 Carmi, Illinois 4,971 -8.0%
4739 Ironwood, Michigan 4,971 -20.5%
4740 Penn Yan, New York 4,971 -4.5%
4741 Amelia, Ohio 4,970 73.9%
4742 Obetz, Ohio 4,967 21.1%
4743 Belleview, Florida 4,963 26.0%
4744 Swoyersville, Pennsylvania 4,963 -3.5%
4745 Lake Worth, Texas 4,960 7.3%
4746 Clementon, New Jersey 4,959 -0.3%
4747 Medical Lake, Washington 4,957 29.4%
4748 Union Grove, Wisconsin 4,957 12.7%
4749 Windsor Heights, Iowa 4,953 3.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3096 Benton Harbor 9,860 -12.8%
3123 Marysville 9,706 0.1%
3159 Howell 9,524 1.8%
3202 Saline 9,291 15.0%
3211 Ecorse 9,226 -17.8%
3233 Grosse Pointe Farms 9,158 -6.2%
3239 Plymouth 9,138 1.2%
3252 Charlotte 9,057 2.0%
3264 Alma 8,995 -3.2%
3355 Lapeer 8,712 -5.3%
3423 Greenville 8,441 5.5%
3435 Mason 8,409 16.4%
3442 Tecumseh 8,375 -3.3%
3446 St. Joseph 8,363 -4.7%
3481 Albion 8,285 -9.2%
3488 Center Line 8,273 -2.9%
3532 Menominee 8,148 -10.4%
3540 Hillsdale 8,141 -1.3%
3561 Ludington 8,061 -3.7%
3595 Flushing 7,949 -4.7%
3613 Grand Blanc 7,889 -4.1%
3614 Houghton 7,888 11.7%
3615 St. Johns 7,887 1.6%
3643 Grand Ledge 7,802 -0.2%
3680 Three Rivers 7,691 2.0%
3707 Brighton 7,611 12.5%
3749 River Rouge 7,482 -24.3%
3784 Iron Mountain 7,363 -9.7%
3799 Hudsonville 7,323 2.0%
3805 Hastings 7,313 3.0%
3813 St. Louis 7,298 9.7%
3858 Walled Lake 7,156 6.8%
3908 Marshall 6,996 -6.2%
4097 Milford 6,471 2.3%
4105 Ishpeming 6,445 -3.4%
4151 Huntington Woods 6,317 2.8%
4164 Rockford 6,264 34.5%
4194 Holly 6,158 -0.4%
4213 Manistee 6,107 -7.1%
4240 Milan 6,049 26.0%
4263 Northville 5,988 -7.3%
4310 Richmond 5,902 19.1%
4366 Dowagiac 5,754 -4.1%
4371 Belding 5,738 -2.1%
4377 Petoskey 5,724 -5.9%
4441 Zeeland 5,559 -4.2%
4464 Swartz Creek 5,512 7.7%
4544 St. Clair 5,335 -7.9%
4592 Frankenmuth 5,247 8.2%
4610 Chelsea 5,210 17.7%
4614 Springfield 5,197 0.0%
4615 Eaton Rapids 5,196 -2.7%
4619 Grosse Pointe 5,188 -8.5%
4700 Allegan 5,044 6.6%
4731 Kingsford 4,981 -10.1%
4739 Ironwood 4,971 -20.5%
4760 Davison 4,929 -10.9%
4765 Utica 4,924 6.9%
4863 New Haven 4,752 51.7%
4864 Gladstone 4,751 -6.1%
4885 DeWitt 4,712 0.2%
4887 Cheboygan 4,710 -11.1%
4932 Wolverine Lake 4,641 5.3%
4975 Hancock 4,560 5.6%
4979 Negaunee 4,556 -0.2%
5016 Gibraltar 4,495 4.9%
5032 Dexter 4,469 79.0%
5099 Coopersville 4,369 11.3%
5100 Dundee 4,369 19.3%
5116 Sparta 4,350 4.3%
5119 South Haven 4,347 -13.4%
5139 Buchanan 4,313 -7.8%
5201 Wayland 4,237 7.4%
5275 Lathrup Village 4,126 -2.4%
5294 Marine City 4,102 -11.6%
5298 Lowell 4,092 1.4%
5330 Algonac 4,044 -12.4%
5346 Caro 4,025 -5.6%
5350 Fremont 4,015 -6.1%
5369 Otsego 3,996 1.2%
5372 Bloomfield Hills 3,990 1.4%
5423 Portland 3,922 2.4%
5427 Williamston 3,916 12.6%
5447 Linden 3,896 35.4%
5466 Belleville 3,869 -3.2%
5507 Plainwell 3,809 -4.9%
5519 Roosevelt Park 3,797 -2.2%
5522 North Muskegon 3,795 -5.9%
5560 Boyne City 3,740 6.3%
5594 Gaylord 3,687 -0.6%
5621 Cedar Springs 3,652 15.0%
5646 Romeo 3,620 -2.7%
5678 Imlay City 3,580 -7.5%
5713 Oxford 3,545 0.1%
5807 Middleville 3,421 24.9%
5810 Paw Paw 3,419 1.4%
5830 Keego Harbor 3,398 22.8%
5844 Corunna 3,376 -0.5%
5852 Vicksburg 3,370 45.5%
5892 Essexville 3,326 -11.4%
5904 Durand 3,315 -15.6%
5953 Blissfield 3,270 1.2%
5974 Franklin 3,251 10.8%
6029 Rockwood 3,183 -8.5%
6114 Lake Orion 3,108 14.1%
6165 Clare 3,065 -4.4%
6227 Ferrysburg 2,996 -1.5%
6272 Bad Axe 2,956 -14.4%
6280 Fowlerville 2,944 -1.6%
6295 Manistique 2,929 -18.4%
6307 Village of Grosse Pointe Shores 2,919
6342 Gladwin 2,884 -4.5%
6343 Mount Morris 2,883 -9.8%
6376 Iron River 2,843 -15.7%
6417 Almont 2,801 -0.4%
6422 Ithaca 2,799 -9.7%
6474 Norway 2,758 -6.7%
6503 Whitehall 2,737 -5.1%
6527 East Tawas 2,721 -7.6%
6561 Rogers City 2,693 -18.6%
6595 Potterville 2,671 22.8%
6666 Hartford 2,605 5.3%
6715 Vassar 2,562 -9.1%
6751 Sandusky 2,535 -8.0%
6779 Clio 2,509 1.0%
6791 Spring Lake 2,500 -0.4%
6801 Charlevoix 2,493 -16.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,971 4,739
2016 4,955 4,744
2015 5,002 4,700
2014 5,113 4,627
2013 5,183 4,570
2012 5,246 4,523
2011 5,310 4,499
2010 5,387 4,442
2009 5,324 4,424
2008 5,378 4,384
2007 5,424 4,335
2006 5,499 4,278
2005 5,655 4,187
2004 5,761 4,121
2003 5,889 4,041
2002 6,013 3,973
2001 6,136 3,903
2000 6,260 3,839
1990 6,846 3,294