Marenisco, Michigan

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Population in 2010: 254.
Males: 129  (51.1%)
Females: 125  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  55.8 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 49947.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $37,024
Marenisco:

$37,024
MI:

$52,492

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,694

Marenisco CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $80,341
Marenisco:

$80,341
MI:

$147,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $88,736; Detached houses: $89,060
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  • Races in Marenisco, MI (2010)

    Marenisco races chart
    • 23592.5%White alone
    • 155.9%American Indian alone
    • 31.2%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Hispanic

Races in Marenisco detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marenisco: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (37.2%), German (31.4%), French (7.0%), Dutch (3.5%), English (3.5%), Danish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1515 feet

For population 25 years and over in Marenisco:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%

For population 15 years and over in Marenisco CDP:

  • Never married: 12.5%
  • Now married: 64.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

4 residents are foreign born (0.6% Latin America, 0.6% North America).

This place:

2.2%
Michigan:

6.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $802 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $613 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (118.4 miles , pop. 86,918).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (192.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (329.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Presque Isle, WI (3.4 miles ), Wakefield, MI (3.7 miles ), Oma, WI (4.3 miles ), Bessemer, MI (4.3 miles ), Manitowish Waters, WI (4.4 miles ), Boulder Junction, WI (4.5 miles ), Land O'Lakes, WI (4.6 miles ), Ironwood, MI (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 46.38 N, Longitude: 89.70 W

Area code: 906

Marenisco household income distribution Marenisco home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.59
Michigan average:

1.74
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (31%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Marenisco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Marenisco-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Marenisco place center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/25/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.9 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marenisco-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 308.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 320.4 miles away from Marenisco center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 342.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 346.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 537.5 miles away from Marenisco center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 322.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gogebic County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Marenisco:

  • GOGEBIC MEDICAL CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WAKEFIELD, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marenisco:

  • Michigan Technological University (about 75 miles; Houghton, MI; Full-time enrollment: 6,078)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 97 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Michigan University (about 110 miles; Marquette, MI; FT enrollment: 8,258)
  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 116 miles; Shell Lake, WI; FT enrollment: 2,414)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 117 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 118 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (about 119 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,762)

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Notable locations in Marenisco: Marenisco Ambulance (A), Marenisco Township Police Department (B), Marenisco Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Marenisco: Saint Catherine Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Marenisco Township Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Gogebic County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 47.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 1.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.94
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 11.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.34. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.34
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.00227. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00227
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 24.7%
(26.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  54.9%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  15.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Michigan average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Marenisco CDP (based on Gogebic County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,7815
Evangelical Protestant2,66415
Mainline Protestant2,35711
Orthodox221
Other-2
None6,603-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Gogebic County:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Gogebic County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Gogebic County:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

12.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Gogebic County:

29.6%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.2%
State:

13.4%

4.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,460 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.38%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Iron County, WI  0.31% ($15,389 average AGI)
from Ontonagon County, MI  0.24% ($17,929)
from Houghton County, MI  0.21% ($28,250)


5.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.15%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Iron County, WI  0.81% ($23,660 average AGI)
to Marquette County, MI  0.24% ($24,786)
to Houghton County, MI  0.22% ($26,231)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marenisco:

  • WJMS (590 AM; 5 kW; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WLKD (1570 AM; 5 kW; MINOCQUA, WI; Owner: RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WHRY (1450 AM; 1 kW; HURLEY, WI; Owner: BIG G LITTLE O INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marenisco:

  • WUPM (106.9 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: BIG G LITTLE O, INC.)
  • W224AW (92.7 FM; BERGLAND, MI; Owner: GOSPEL OPPORTUNITIES, INC.)
  • WRJO (94.5 FM; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: BERNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIMI (99.7 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W280DD (103.9 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: GOSPEL OPPORTUNITIES, INC.)
  • W207BR (89.3 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WUPY (101.1 FM; ONTONAGON, MI; Owner: S & S BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W265AI (100.9 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY B/C, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marenisco:

  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLEF-TV (Channel 36; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WJFW-TV (Channel 12; RHINELANDER, WI; Owner: NORTHLAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W57AR (Channel 57; SAYNER/VILAS COUNTY, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

Marenisco fatal accident list:

Jul 5, 1985 12:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $950,000Total costs
  • 164Total average daily traffic
  • 164Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Marenisco)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lake Gogebic State Pk M64 6 Mi Ne (Lat: 46.459111 Lon: -89.572389), Structure height: 20 m, Call Sign: KET206
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.6400 MHz, 44.7200 MHz, 44.8000 MHz, 44.8800 MHzGrant Date: 04/30/2013, Expiration Date: 07/22/2023Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:
  • 7.1 Mi Ne (Lat: 46.444389 Lon: -89.576556), Call Sign: KDZ317
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.5800 MHz, 42.6800 MHzGrant Date: 03/28/2000, Expiration Date: 04/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2005Registrant: Michigan Dept Of Information Technology, 4000 Collins Road, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 333-5010, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:
  • 7.1 Mi Ne (Lat: 46.444389 Lon: -89.576556), Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: WPAT846, Licensee ID: L00001365
    Assigned Frequencies: 866.412 MHz, 867.487 MHz, 867.987 MHz, 868.487 MHz, 868.987 MHzGrant Date: 12/04/1998, Expiration Date: 11/30/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/03/2002Registrant: State Of Michigan, 714 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823, Phone: (906) 475-9922

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4
  • 0.6 Mile West Of (Lat: 46.377444 Lon: -89.708194), Call Sign: KNKD500
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.475 MHz, 454.375 MHzGrant Date: 02/26/1999, Expiration Date: 11/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2008Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • Central Office, 0.6 Mile W. Of (Lat: 46.377444 Lon: -89.708194), Call Sign: KNKI639
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.660 MHz, 152.510 MHzGrant Date: 02/26/1999, Expiration Date: 11/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2008Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • East Shore Road, 6 Miles N.E. Of (Lat: 46.406889 Lon: -89.560417), Call Sign: KNKO986
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.550 MHz, 454.650 MHzExpiration Date: 11/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 10/26/1999Registrant: Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, Mcpherson & Han, 901 15th Street Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 371-6000
  • 16.6 Miles N.E. Of (Lat: 46.513000 Lon: -89.428472), Call Sign: KNKO986
    Assigned Frequencies: 459.550 MHz, 459.650 MHzExpiration Date: 11/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 10/26/1999Registrant: Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, Mcpherson & Han, 901 15th Street Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 371-6000

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB8FII, Licensee ID: L00183159, Grant Date: 12/14/1999, Expiration Date: 12/19/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2011, Registrant: Jeremy W Gerrits, Hc 1 Box 211, Marenisco, MI 49947
  • Call Sign: N8JUP, Licensee ID: L00228293, Grant Date: 08/03/2007, Expiration Date: 09/02/2017, Registrant: Arthur Pardi Jr, N10986 St. Hwy. M-64, Marenisco, MI 49947
  • Call Sign: KC9AMX, Licensee ID: L00403510, Grant Date: 09/23/2011, Expiration Date: 11/05/2021, Certifier: John L Armata Sr, Registrant: John L Armata Sr, E-13543 Stateline Lake Road, Marenisco, MI 49947-9767
  • Call Sign: KC9DNE, Licensee ID: L00663210, Grant Date: 01/08/2013, Expiration Date: 03/31/2023, Certifier: Kenneth T Tworek, Registrant: Kenneth T Tworek, E13565 Stateline Lake Rd., Marenisco, MI 49947

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6898M , Serial Number: 108-4898, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Brian C Callahan, 10523 East Shore Rd, Marenisco, MI 49947

Drinking water stations with addresses in Marenisco and their reported violations in the past:

ROOT CELLAR (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (SEP-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-23-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-27-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-27-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (OCT-23-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-23-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (SEP-26-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-26-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-29-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2006)
WEST SHORE RESORT (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (JAN-03-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-07-2006), St Public Notif issued (JUL-07-2006), St Intentional no-action (JUL-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-18-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Marenisco compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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