2003 County Data

      
Baraga
Chippewa
Delta
Dickinson
Gogebic 
Houghton
Iron

Personal Income
(In thousands of dollars)

             
Components by Type              
  Personal Income 170,036 265,971 962,704 767,323 366,723 739,626 291,519
  Population (persons) 8,751 38,765 38,290 27,253 17,275 35,486 12,728
  Per Capita peronal income (dollars) 19,437 19,759 25,142 28,156 21,229 22,153 22,904
               
Components by Industry              
  Farm Earnings -189 -1,110 1,322 -337 -273 -129 -214
  Private Earnings 55,564 244,240 539,518 475,650 135,233 290,593 99,332
  Forestry, Fishing, Etc 0 0 8,152 0 5,716 0 0
  Mining 0 0 580 0 117 0 0
  Utilities 0 9,860 9,541 0 0 9,135 2,991
  Construction 3,668 24,246 39,018 84,590 9,071 39,419 10,176
  Wholesale Trade 1,183 6,005 18,721 22,874 2,981 5,977 2,169
  Retail Trade 5,622 43,884 53,056 52,950 15,593 39,939 10,543
  Government and Government Enterprise 63,222 304,961 107,887 138,272 79,459 201,507 45,904
               

Employment by Industry

             
Components by Type              
  Total Employment 4,361 18,753 20,050 17,734 8,376 17,587 5,779
  Wage and Salary employment 3,457 15,300 16,094 15,344 6,750 14,509 4,423
  Proprietors Employment 904 3,453 3,956 2,390 1,626 3,078 1,414
  Farm Employment 70 403 403 196 61 190 111
  NonFarm Employment 4,291 18,350 19,647 17,538 8,315 17,397 5,668
             
Components by Industry            
  Private Employment 2,535 10,814 17,183 14,572 6,124 12,757 4,403
  Forestry, Fishing, Etc 0 0 323 0 200 0 0
  Mining 0 0 28 0 10 0 0
  Utilities 0 118 101 0 0 116 35
  Construction 178 835 1,192 1,778 402 1,190 397
  Wholesale Trade 52 204 459 512 107 173 78
  Retail Trade 375 2,197 2,818 2,604 926 2,465 745
  Government and Government Enterprise 1,756 7,536 2,464 2,966 2,191 4,640 1,265
                 
  Child Population ages 0-17 1,884 7,647 8,464 6,268 3,095 7,457 2,356
  Children in Poverty ages 0-17 277 1,279 1,206 755 554 1,176 400
                 
  Jobless Rate (in percent) 9.90 8.80 8.40 6.80 8.40 7.00 7.40
                 
 
      
Keweenaw
Luce
Mackinac
Marquette
Menominee
Ontonagon
Schoolcraft

Personal Income
(In thousands of dollars)

             
Components by Type              
  Personal Income 49,711 126,305 292,024 1,504,639 550,104 164,031 186,005
  Population (persons) 2,253 7,013 11,580 64,672 25,115 7,692 8,779
  Per Capita peronal income (dollars) 22,064 18,010 25,218 23,266 21,903 21,325 21,187
               
Components by Industry              
  Farm Earnings 0 1,254 -332 -302 1,795 -255 -231
  Private Earnings 11,164 44,995 121,024 781,914 231,939 60,436 70,773
  Forestry, Fishing, Etc 0 0 0 4,447 4,733 3,012 2,745
  Mining 0 0 0 93,915 86 86 9,454
  Utilities 0 153 0 0 0 0 0
  Construction 727 2,431 12,495 56,366 11,804 6,249 6,655
  Wholesale Trade 0 3,162 0 21,969 8,396 0 597
  Retail Trade 748 6,240 16,672 83,174 20,176 7,249 9,822
  Government and Government Enterprise 4,222 41,022 53,685 280,803 84,759 26,015 38,343
               

Employment by Industry

             
Components by Type              
  Total Employment 843 2,974 7,070 34,406 11,825 3,250 3,570
  Wage and Salary employment 625 2,441 5,589 29,800 9,158 2,433 2,923
  Proprietors Employment 218 533 1,481 4,606 2,667 817 647
  Farm Employment 0 43 1,481 153 557 131 65
  NonFarm Employment 843 2,931 112 34,253 11,268 3,119 3,505
               
Components by Industry              
  Private Employment 685 1,960 7,070 27,493 8,779 2,425 2,516
  Forestry, Fishing, Etc 0 0 5,589 219 312 141 104
  Mining 0 0 1,418 1,717 0 0 121
  Utilities 0 0 112 0 0 0 0
  Construction 27 126 6,958 1,667 497 232 218
  Wholesale Trade 0 67 0 653 266 0 26
  Retail Trade 73 349 841 4,641 1,116 445 522
  Government and Government Enterprise 158 971 1,520 6,760 2,489 694 989
                 
  Child Population ages 0-17 453 1,444 2,396 12,950 5,670 1,438 1,907
  Children in Poverty ages 0-17 51 226 340 1,458 732 201 299
                 
  Jobless Rate (in percent) 8.9 7.3 9.3 6.8 6.2 7.4 10

Principle Employers (Top 4)

   
  Company Name Location Employees
Baraga BPB manufacturing Lanse 225
  Baraga County Memorial Hosp Lanse 200
  Pettibone Traverse Life LLC Baraga 100
  Bayside Village Lanse 100
Chippewa Kewadin Hotel and Convention Ctr Sault Sainte Marie 2,000
  Bay mills Resort and Casino Brimley 900
  War Memorial Hospital Sault Sainte Marie 250
  Rudyard Area Schools Rudyard 299
Delta MeadWestvaco Corp Escanaba 1,200
  St. Frncis Hospital Escanaba 525
  Escanaba Area School District Escanaba 479
  Engineered Machined Products Escanaba 360
Dickinson Dickinson Memorial Hospital Iron Mountain 832
  International Paper Co Inc Norway 580
  Grede Foundries Inc Iron Mountain 500
  Wal-Mart Stores Inc Iron Mountain 250
Gogebic Jacquart Fabric Products Inc Ironwood 200
  Grand View Hospital Ironwood 200
  Gogebic medical Care Facility Wakefield 180
  Ironwood Area School District Ironwood 163
Houghton Portage Health Systems Hancock 450
  Keweena Memorial medical Ctr Laurium 425
  Michigan Technological Univ. Houghton 400
  Houghton County Medical Care Hancock 250
Iron Lake Shore Inc Iron River 200
  Iron County Medical Care Fclty Crystal Falls 190
  West Iron Co Pub School Dist. Iron River 175
  Iron County Community Hospital Iron River 150
Keweenaw Rensen Screw Ahmeek 30
  Lake Superior Bible Conference Eagle River 21
  N/A    
  N/A    
Luce Helen newberry Joy Hospital Newberry 205
  Tahquamenon Area School Dist. Newberry 141
  LP Newberry Newberry 124
  Michigan Dept/Natural Resource Newberry 33
Mackinac Grand Hotel Mackinac Island 550
  Kewadin Shores Casino Saint Ignace 500
  Mackinac Straits Hospital/Hlth Saint Ignace 190
  Saint Ignace School Dist Saint Ignace 104
Marquette Marquette General Heath System Marquette 1,857
  Northern Michigan University Marquette  
  Empire Iron Mining Partnership Palmer 1,000
  Tilden Mining Co. Ishpeming 900
Menominee Chip Inn Island Resort/Caisno Harris 700
  Emerson Electric Co Menominee 500
  Lloyd-Flanders Industrics Inc Menominee 400
  Menominee Area Public Schools Menominee 325
Ontonagon Stone Container Corp Ontonagon 281
  Weekly Bulletin Ontonagon 18
  Ontonagon Herald Co Ontonagon 8
  Double D Printing Inc Blue Crossing 7
Schoolcraft Manistique Papers Inc Manistique 150
  Specialty minerals Inc Gulliver 80
  Manistique Dimension-Dry Kiln Manistique 21
  Manistique Manufacturing Manistique 19