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Population in 2010: 570. Population change since 2000: -7.2%
Males: 264  (46.4%)
Females: 306  (53.6%)

Median resident age:  50.0 years
Michigan median age:  40.9 years

Zip codes: 49814, 49879.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,045 (it was $24,545 in 2000)
Republic:

$25,045
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,118

Republic CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $54,739 (it was $34,200 in 2000)
Republic:

$54,739
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $87,500; Detached houses: $97,120; Mobile homes: $28,226

Median gross rent in 2012: $494.

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  • White alone - 556 (97.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.7%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (0.7%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Republic: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (10.7%), French Canadian (8.9%), English (7.1%), Polish (6.5%), French (5.9%), Irish (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1520 feet

Land area: 3.61 square miles.

Population density: 158 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Republic:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 18.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Republic CDP:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

9 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.7%
Michigan:  6.1%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Republic, Michigan as of September 30, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Republic to the number of sex offenders is 285 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $967 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $506 (1.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (129.2 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (230.3 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (314.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Michigamme, MI (3.5 miles ), West Ishpeming, MI (3.8 miles ), Ishpeming, MI (4.1 miles ), Palmer, MI (4.4 miles ), Negaunee, MI (4.5 miles ), Amasa, MI (4.9 miles ), Crystal Falls, MI (5.1 miles ), Gwinn, MI (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 46.38 N, Longitude: 87.98 W

Area code: 906

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.1%
Michigan:

9.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Public administration (24%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (11%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Construction laborers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Republic-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/11/1987, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 42.6 miles away from the Republic place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/14/1981, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marquette County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: George Fisher (actor) - Actor.


Hospitals/medical centers near Republic:

  • MATHER NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ISHPEMING, MI)
  • MARQUETTE COUNTY MEDICAL CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ISHPEMING, MI)

Political contributions by individuals in Republic, MI

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Republic:

  • Northern Michigan University (about 31 miles; Marquette, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,952)
  • Michigan Technological University (about 58 miles; Houghton, MI; FT enrollment: 6,330)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 128 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 4,962)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 129 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 3,643)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 134 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 148 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 3,092)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 151 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 8,352)

Public high school in Republic:

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Library in Republic:

  • REPUBLIC-MICHIGAMME PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $23,521; Location: 227 MAPLE STREET; 7,437 books; 172 audio materials; 55 video materials; 1 other licensed databases; 24 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Republic: Republic Police Department (A), Republic Michigamme Public Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Republic include: Saint Augustine Catholic Church (A), Republic United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Bethany Lutheran Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: The Basin (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Trout Falls Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.6%
(29.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  60.1%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Republic, MI

Republic compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Republic travel time to work - commute


Republic mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (25%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Electricity (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Republic CDP (based on Marquette County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.97%
Here57.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents52.2%23.1%6.2%4.4%1.9%
Congregations16.3%18.8%11.3%2.5%3.8%
NameEpiscopal ChurchBaptist General ConferenceSalvation ArmyAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.9%1.4%1.3%1.2%6.5%
Congregations6.3%5.0%2.5%2.5%31.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Marquette County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
This county:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Marquette County:

4.44 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
This county:

7.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Marquette County:

8.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Marquette County:

29.0%
State:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.1%
State:

13.4%

5.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
Michigan average:

5.24%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($323 average AGI)
Marquette County:

0.10%
Michigan average:

0.10%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Houghton County, MI  0.31% ($23,573 average AGI)
from Delta County, MI  0.20% ($28,896)
from Alger County, MI  0.18% ($20,262)


5.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,428 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
Michigan average:

5.98%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($242 average AGI)
Marquette County:

0.08%
Michigan average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Delta County, MI  0.21% ($37,700 average AGI)
to Houghton County, MI  0.20% ($31,936)
to Alger County, MI  0.18% ($39,256)

Strongest AM radio stations in Republic:

  • WZAM (970 AM; 5 kW; ISHPEMING, MI)
  • WDMJ (1320 AM; 5 kW; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WDBC (680 AM; 10 kW; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIAN (1240 AM; 1 kW; ISHPEMING, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Republic:

  • WNMU-FM (90.1 FM; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: NORTHERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WKQS-FM (101.9 FM; NEGAUNEE, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES RADIO, INC.)
  • WNGE (99.5 FM; NEGAUNEE, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WMQT-FM (107.7 FM; ISHPEMING, MI; Owner: TACONITE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFXD (103.3 FM; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCN (104.3 FM; BARAGA, MI; Owner: KEWEENAW BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W260AG (99.9 FM; ISHPEMING, MI; Owner: FAMILY EDUC. BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJPD (92.3 FM; ISHPEMING, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WYKX (104.7 FM; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCUP (105.7 FM; L'ANSE, MI; Owner: KEWEENAW BAY INDIAN COMMUNITY)
  • WHWL (95.7 FM; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: GOSPEL OPPORTUNITIES, INC.)
  • WUPK (94.1 FM; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Republic:

  • WUPT-LP (Channel 43; REPUBLIC, MI; Owner: WESTERN UPPER PENINSULA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLUC-TV (Channel 6; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: WLUC LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WMQF (Channel 19; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: MARQUETTE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTTM (Channel 12; HURON, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W41CA (Channel 41; HERMAN, MI; Owner: ERIC MCBRIDE)
  • W48CA (Channel 48; HERMAN, MI; Owner: DAN LOFLIN)
  • WNMU (Channel 13; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: BD. OF CONTROL OF NORTHERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)

Republic fatal accident list:

Dec 28, 2011 05:52 PM, Sr-95, Lat: 46.38636389, Lon: -87.99487222, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 9, 2008 01:57 AM, Kloman, Lat: 46.406692, Lon: -87.971133, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 5, 1993 02:40 PM, 95, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 527
Total future (year 2020) average daily traffic: 600

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Republic)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Hemlock & Maple .3 Mi E Of M-95 (Lat: 46.374944 Lon: -87.976528), Call Sign: WFE821, Licensee ID: L00039450
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/07/1998, Expiration Date: 02/21/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2002
    Registrant: Republic Michigamme Schools, Rt 1 Box 201a, Republic, MI 49879
  • Maple St And Old M 95 (Lat: 46.366611 Lon: -87.975139), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KNNP646
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.200 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/05/2011, Expiration Date: 04/03/2021, Certifier: Gary L Johnson
    Registrant: Lao, 1270 Fairfield Rd Ste 13, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Fax: (717) 337-9157
  • 400 Yds W Of Hwy 601 (Lat: 46.399667 Lon: -87.989861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: KNNP666
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.200 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/05/2011, Expiration Date: 04/04/2021, Certifier: Gary L Johnson
    Registrant: Lao 525702, 1270 Fairfield Rd Ste 13, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Fax: (717) 337-9157
  • W Kloman Ave (Lat: 46.399944 Lon: -87.983472), Call Sign: WNDV221, Licensee ID: L00031770
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/02/2005, Expiration Date: 10/04/2015
    Registrant: Republic, Township Of, Township Hall Kloman Ave, Republic, MI 49879, Phone: (906) 376-8827
  • Maple St & Old M 95 (Lat: 46.366611 Lon: -87.975139), Call Sign: WNDV225, Licensee ID: L00031770
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/02/2005, Expiration Date: 10/04/2015
    Registrant: Republic, Township Of, Township Hall Kloman Ave, Republic, MI 49879, Phone: (906) 376-8827
  • 8104, Cr601 N Of Crlc & S Of Crlz (Lat: 46.321250 Lon: -88.021111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WPUU728
    Assigned Frequencies: 866.100 MHz, 866.287 MHz, 866.987 MHz, 867.475 MHz, 867.962 MHz, 868.837 MHz, 868.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/09/2012, Expiration Date: 05/07/2022, Certifier: Harry E Warner
    Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:
  • 8104, Cr601 N Of Crlc & S Of Crlz (Lat: 46.321250 Lon: -88.021111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WPUX698
    Assigned Frequencies: 866.012 MHz, 851.012 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/09/2012, Expiration Date: 05/22/2022, Certifier: Harry E Warner
    Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 6.5 Mi Se Of (Lat: 46.352417 Lon: -87.857611), Overall height: 128.9 m, Call Sign: WNEO574
    Assigned Frequencies: 6810.00 MHz, 6750.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2002, Expiration Date: 02/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2012
    Registrant: Phone: (904) 376-3157
  • REPUBLIC, 8104, Cr601, North Of Crlc And South Of Crlz (Lat: 46.321250 Lon: -88.021111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WPRW233
    Assigned Frequencies: 6723.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/17/2011, Expiration Date: 02/26/2021, Certifier: Harry E Warner
    Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB8PTG
    Grant Date: 09/21/1993, Expiration Date: 09/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2005
    Registrant: Robert Larson, Rr 1 Box 95, Republic, MI 49879
  • Call Sign: KH6JSD, Licensee ID: L00718882
    Grant Date: 02/07/2007, Expiration Date: 04/30/2017, Certifier: Frederick H Nannestad
    Registrant: Frederick H Nannestad, Republic, MI 49879-0447
  • Call Sign: KC8UGZ, Licensee ID: L00533943
    Grant Date: 07/07/2012, Expiration Date: 07/07/2022, Certifier: Jeff J Chappa
    Registrant: Jeff J Chappa, 739 Kloman, Republic, MI 49879


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Republic, MI

Most common first names in Republic, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2371.4 years
Charles1177.4 years
Robert1067.3 years
William978.1 years
George973.7 years
Helen984.5 years
Emil880.2 years
Mary680.0 years
Raymond671.7 years
Henry673.0 years
Most common last names in Republic, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1776.1 years
Mattila1472.0 years
Koski1275.8 years
Mattson1272.5 years
Niemi1273.6 years
Sullivan1084.1 years
Isaacson1079.4 years
Aho974.7 years
Hendrickson979.8 years
Maki976.7 years

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