MI

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

About Laurium, MI

Laurium, MI is located in Houghton County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for Laurium is about 7,032 with about 1,128 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,425.

The Average Home Value is $68,100.00, which is roughly 52% lower than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 64% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,867.00, which is roughly 28% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Laurium is about 4.7%.

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

Houghton County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 25.32% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.09%
Democratic: 41.89%
Libertarian: 1.54%
Green: 0.26%
Other: 0.21%


Nearby Locations

Allouez, MI (3.57 mi.)
Lake Linden, MI (4.99 mi.)
Gay, MI (4.99 mi.)
Eagle River, MI (7.15 mi.)
Mohawk, MI (7.15 mi.)
Eagle Harbor, MI (7.15 mi.)
Hancock, MI (7.60 mi.)
Houghton, MI (12.12 mi.)
Dodgeville, MI (12.12 mi.)
Chassell, MI (15.30 mi.)
Atlantic Mine, MI (15.40 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 49913
Latitude : 47.309617
Longitude : -88.131498
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 703 ft.
Area Code(s) : 906

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 43.58%
Female Population Estimate : 42.45%
Median Age : 40.0
Male Median Age : 39.5
Female Median Age : 40.7

White Population Estimate : 84.64%
Black Population Estimate : 0.72%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.96%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.31%
Other Population Estimate : 0.27%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Laurium specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Houghton County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Houghton County: About 156 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Houghton County is about 46% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.