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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ishpeming is 6,167. Ishpeming, Michigan is the 4,260th largest city in the US.
Ishpeming is located entirely in Marquette County.
The peak population of Ishpeming was in 1990, when its population was 7,133. In 1990, Ishpeming was the 3,200th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,260th largest city in the US. Ishpeming is currently 13.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ishpeming has shrunk 7.5% since the year 2000. Ishpeming, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ishpeming has a population density of 740 people per square mile.
|4258||White Oak, Texas||6,169||9.1%|
|4259||Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina||6,168||103.5%|
|4263||Aztec, New Mexico||6,163||-5.1%|
|4265||Edgewood, New Mexico||6,154||210.0%|
The total voting age population of Ishpeming, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,247. The voting age population is 48.7% male and 51.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.1% of the residents of Ishpeming are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ishpeming are 95.4% White, 2.2% Two or more races, 1.3% Black, 0.7% Asian and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ishpeming, 14.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.0%. On a per-household basis, 13.3% of families are below the poverty line in Ishpeming.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.3% of Ishpeming residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.0% of Ishpeming residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.6% have a bachelor's degree and 6.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ishpeming residents aged 5 and older, 1.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ishpeming is 8.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ishpeming, 11.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ishpeming is $46,299.
In Ishpeming, 72.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.9% of housing units in Ishpeming.
Of all the housing units in Ishpeming, 53.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Ishpeming, 5.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 170 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ishpeming is $512.
In Ishpeming, 76.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.