MI

National Population : 333,590,059
Michigan State Population : 10,348,199

About Gaastra, MI

Gaastra, MI is located in Iron County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for Gaastra is about 325 with about 76 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 483.

The Average Home Value is $56,500.00, which is roughly 60% lower than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 70% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,750.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 19% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gaastra is about 6.5%.

Michigan is ranked #29 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.48 out of 100.

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Voting

Iron County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 40.87% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 62.1%
Democratic: 36.72%
Libertarian: 0.8%
Green: 0.21%
Other: 0.18%


Nearby Locations

Iron River, MI (5.02 mi.)
Beechwood, MI (5.02 mi.)
Crystal Falls, MI (12.07 mi.)
Sagola, MI (25.15 mi.)
Channing, MI (25.74 mi.)
Republic, MI (26.72 mi.)
Kingsford, MI (29.74 mi.)
Iron Mountain, MI (29.83 mi.)
Watton, MI (31.17 mi.)
Watersmeet, MI (31.76 mi.)
Quinnesec, MI (33.43 mi.)
Covington, MI (34.49 mi.)
Kenton, MI (35.53 mi.)
Trout Creek, MI (35.53 mi.)
Felch, MI (36.72 mi.)
Norway, MI (37.77 mi.)
Foster City, MI (38.91 mi.)
Hardwood, MI (38.91 mi.)
Michigamme, MI (40.91 mi.)
Vulcan, MI (41.52 mi.)
Loretto, MI (41.52 mi.)
Nisula, MI (42.54 mi.)
Bruce Xing, MI (44.60 mi.)
Bruce Crossing, MI (44.60 mi.)
Pelkie, MI (46.90 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 49927
Latitude : 46.031214
Longitude : -88.562052
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1524 ft.
Area Code(s) : 906

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.21
Male Population Estimate : 47.00%
Female Population Estimate : 53.00%
Median Age : 48.9
Male Median Age : 48.8
Female Median Age : 49.1

White Population Estimate : 98.76%
Black Population Estimate : 0.83%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.83%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.86%
Other Population Estimate : 0.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gaastra specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Iron County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Iron County: About 189 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Iron County is about 34% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.