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Dickinson County, Michigan (MI)

County population in 2016: 25,937 (67% urban, 33% rural); it was 27,472 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,138
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,980
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,122
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,241 (it was 2,264 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

28%

Land area: 766 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 34 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dickinson County: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (46.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 79%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 17%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Dickinson County, Michigan:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  46.7 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years
Males: 12,871  (49.6%)
Females: 13,066  (50.4%)

Dickinson County,MI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Dickinson County:

2.0 people
Michigan:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,814 ($34,825 in 1999)

This county:

$44,814
Michigan:

$52,492

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $520 (lower quartile is $421, upper quartile is $630)
This county:

$520
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $101,405 (it was $64,800 in 2000)
Dickinson:

$101,405
Michigan:

$147,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,510 - $181,782
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $981
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $406

Institutionalized population: 369

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 62
  • Auto thefts: 4

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 19
  • Thefts: 59
  • Auto thefts: 6
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 104 buildings, average cost: $89,300
  • 2001: 76 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 2002: 74 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2003: 103 buildings, average cost: $92,400
  • 2004: 73 buildings, average cost: $105,800
  • 2007: 66 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2008: 64 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 2009: 56 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2010: 36 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2011: 37 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2012: 30 buildings, average cost: $121,300
  • 2013: 30 buildings, average cost: $160,800
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $253,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,674 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,408 (1.6%)

Dickinson County household income distribution in 2009 Dickinson County home values distribution Dickinson County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.4%
Dickinson County:

13.4%
Michigan:

15.0%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Black residents, 8.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.6% for American Indian residents, 31.3% for other race residents, 9.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 46.7 years old
(Males: 45.6 years old, Females: 47.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.8 years old, Black residents: 33.7 years old, American Indian residents: 46.0 years old, Asian residents: 30.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.7 years old, Other race residents: 33.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Dickinson County is $397 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $607 a month.

Cities in this county include: Iron Mountain, Kingsford, Norway, Quinnesec.

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

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Neighboring counties: Big Stone County, Minnesota , Sherman County, Oregon , Madison County, Montana , Silver Bow County, Montana , Ontonagon County , Todd County, Minnesota , Wadena County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 775
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 325 (73.9% naturalized citizens)

Dickinson County:

1.3%
Whole state:

6.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 59
  • 2000 to 2009: 51
  • 1990 to 1999: 49
  • 1980 to 1989: 55
  • 1970 to 1979: 21
  • Before 1970: 155
Note: State values scaled to Dickinson County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 90.4%

Dickinson County marital status for males Dickinson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,759
  • One, attached: 102
  • Two: 313
  • 3 or 4: 293
  • 5 to 9: 179
  • 10 to 19: 238
  • 20 to 49: 247
  • 50 or more: 34
  • Mobile homes: 813
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Dickinson County with a mortgage: 4,216 (98 second mortgage, 328 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,718

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Dickinson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,3368
Evangelical Protestant6,05126
Mainline Protestant2,15010
Other2702
Orthodox1141
None8,247-
Dickinson County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Dickinson County:

3.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Dickinson County:

6.31 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

8.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Dickinson County:

9.8%
Michigan:

9.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Dickinson County:

28.6%
State:

29.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Dickinson County:

Average size of farms: 196 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,798
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $175.88
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 56.24%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $24,932
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.70%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.39%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $42,338
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.04%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.13
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 27.66%
Corn for grain: 345 harvested acres
Vegetables: 6 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 3 acres

Earthquake activity:

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

On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 308.4 miles away from Dickinson County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 450.2 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 389.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 484.6 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 410.8 miles away from Dickinson County center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 269.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Michigan Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3225: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3225, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Michigan Blizzards and Snowstorms, Incident Period: January 27, 1978, Emergency Declared EM-3057: January 27, 1978, FEMA Id: 3057, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Blizzard
  • Michigan Drought, Incident Period: March 02, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3035: March 02, 1977, FEMA Id: 3035, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Dickinson County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (11%)
  • India (11%)
  • Korea (10%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (8%)
  • Belgium (7%)
  • Lebanon (7%)
  • Ukraine (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Dickinson County (%):

  • German (14%)
  • Italian (11%)
  • American (9%)
  • Swedish (8%)
  • European (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Polish (4%)

Dickinson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 11,541 (86.2%)
  • Carpooled: 1,098 (8.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 16 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 151 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 16 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 249 (1.9%)
  • Worked at home: 295 (2.2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Dickinson County, Michigan in 2000:

  • 241 people in nursing homes
  • 64 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 61 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 22 people in religious group quarters
  • 15 people in other group homes
  • 14 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 12 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions

People in group quarters in Dickinson County, Michigan in 2010:

  • 293 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 76 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 42 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 23 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 16 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,441.

4.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,220 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.25%
Michigan average:

5.09%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.45% relocated from other counties in Michigan ($11,857 average AGI)
2.80% relocated from other states ($26,363 average AGI)
Dickinson County:

2.80%
Michigan average:

1.52%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marquette County, MI  0.37% ($30,525 average AGI)
from Marinette County, WI  0.37% ($24,775)
from Florence County, WI  0.26% ($32,786)
from Menominee County, MI  0.16% ($26,412)
from Brown County, WI  0.16% ($24,765)
from Iron County, MI  0.15% ($25,125)
from Delta County, MI  0.13% ($33,714)


3.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,927 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.98%
Michigan average:

5.58%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.48% relocated to other counties in Michigan ($11,687 average AGI)
2.50% relocated to other states ($25,240 average AGI)
Dickinson County:

2.50%
Michigan average:

2.00%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marquette County, MI  0.33% ($28,286 average AGI)
to Marinette County, WI  0.26% ($34,107)
to Florence County, WI  0.22% ($26,783)
to Brown County, WI  0.20% ($34,571)
to Delta County, MI  0.18% ($32,158)
to Menominee County, MI  0.16% ($33,647)
to Iron County, MI  0.15% ($35,313)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Births per 1000 population in Dickinson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Dickinson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Dickinson County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Dickinson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Dickinson County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,748 (4,817 aged, 931 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 218 (3%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Dickinson County, Michigan in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (400)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (367)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (288)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (187)
  • Congestive heart failure (173)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (169)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (142)
  • Unspecified dementia (136)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (112)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (92)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.31
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 19,693
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 560
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 49,973

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 885
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,163
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 55
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 103

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 18

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 157.5. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,937
  • In family households: 20,935 (4,205 male householders, 3,072 female householders)
    5,713 spouses, 6,460 children (5,853 natural, 197 adopted, 410 stepchildren), 398 grandchildren, 124 brothers or sisters, 111 parents, 120 other relatives, 684 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,551 (1,921 male householders (1,581 living alone)), 2,012 female householders (1,842 living alone)), 607 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 444

Size of family households: 4,092 2-persons, 1,526 3-persons, 924 4-persons, 549 5-persons, 176 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,424 1-person, 418 2-persons, 56 3-persons, 26 4-persons.

3,384 married couples with children.
1,259 single-parent households (378 men, 881 women).

98.4% of residents of Dickinson speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (98% speak English very well, 2% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (40% speak English very well, 55% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (74% speak English very well, 26% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $198,502,000 ($7,259 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $18,451,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $91,184,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $30,087,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $418,000
Federal grants: $20,574,000
Federal procurement contracts: $22,272,000 ($15,097,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $33,966,000 ($596,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $556,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,752,000
Federal Government insurance: $662,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,426
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

68 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,639
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

45 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +20
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+12 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +868
Here +31 per 1000 residents
State -16 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Dickinson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.79 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 207
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,018
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,334
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,449
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,169
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,339
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,389
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,275
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,747
Note: State values scaled to Dickinson population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Dickinson County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Dickinson County population
  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 7
  • 3 rooms: 170
  • 4 rooms: 880
  • 5 rooms: 1,832
  • 6 rooms: 2,255
  • 7 rooms: 1,468
  • 8 rooms: 942
  • 9+ rooms: 1,288
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 246
  • 3 rooms: 206
  • 4 rooms: 815
  • 5 rooms: 625
  • 6 rooms: 270
  • 7 rooms: 106
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9+ rooms: 45
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Dickinson County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Dickinson County population
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 213
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,217
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,538
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,539
  • 5+ bedrooms: 331
  • no bedroom: 25
  • 1 bedroom: 580
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,210
  • 3 bedrooms: 342
  • 4 bedrooms: 124
  • 5+ bedrooms: 49
Cars and other vehicles available in Dickinson County, Michigan in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Dickinson County population
  • no vehicle: 297
  • 1 vehicle: 2,640
  • 2 vehicles: 4,014
  • 3 vehicles: 1,299
  • 4 vehicles: 393
  • 5+ vehicles: 233
  • no vehicle: 468
  • 1 vehicle: 1,270
  • 2 vehicles: 499
  • 3 vehicles: 89
  • 4 vehicles: 9
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

90% of Dickinson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 34% lived in Michigan.

Dickinson County:

90.0%
State average:

85.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 20,118
  • Other state: 5,334
  • Northeast: 426
  • Midwest: 3,716
  • South: 459
  • West: 795

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dickinson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (72.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.9%)
  • Wood (6.6%)
  • Electricity (3.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (69.3%)
  • Electricity (20.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.7%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (1.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 248
Here:

11.3%
Michigan:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 42
Here:

3.0%
Michigan:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 82
Here:

14.3%
Michigan:

13.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Dickinson County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Hospitals: $8,088,000
    General - Other: $229,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Air Transportation: $52,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $56,477,000
    Health - Other: $14,704,000
    Regular Highways: $4,265,000
    General - Other: $2,412,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,590,000
    Police Protection: $1,146,000
    Libraries: $839,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $402,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $393,000
    Central Staff Services: $375,000
    Air Transportation: $359,000
    Financial Administration: $328,000
    Correctional Institutions: $320,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $293,000
    Parks and Recreation: $269,000
    General Public Buildings: $258,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,542,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $60,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,231,000

Dickinson County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $62,491,000
    All Other: $2,039,000
    Regular Highways: $524,000
    Parks and Recreation: $380,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $354,000
    All Other: $238,000
    Health and Hospitals: $170,000
    Housing and Community Development: $95,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $248,000
    Highways: $216,000
    All Other: $40,000
    Public Welfare: $12,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,379,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $486,000
    Rents: $270,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $80,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $10,456,000
    Highways: $3,029,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,474,000
    All Other: $1,218,000
    General Local Government Support: $0
  • Tax - Property: $5,855,000
    Other License: $192,000

Dickinson County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $63,000,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $59,850,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,001,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,920,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,150,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,081,000

Dickinson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $566,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,830,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,850,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 480
  • Number of aged recipients: 55
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 425
  • Number of recipients under 18: 81
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 310
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 89
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 197
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 198
Dickinson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Dickinson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Dickinson County, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John29678.1 years
Mary23281.3 years
William19175.0 years
Joseph19178.2 years
Robert14571.6 years
James12173.5 years
Frank12079.0 years
Anna11984.8 years
George11477.3 years
Edward9879.0 years
Most common last names in Dickinson County, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson20277.9 years
Anderson17278.9 years
Peterson10679.5 years
Larson8378.1 years
Carlson8277.5 years
Erickson6977.6 years
Olson6177.6 years
Nelson5379.5 years
Swanson4580.1 years
Miller4174.8 years
Businesses in Dickinson County, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets7
AmericInn1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's2
Burger King2Nike2
Chevrolet2Penske1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen2Sears1
Days Inn1Slumberland1
FedEx2Subway4
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1Toyota1
H&R Block1True Value3
Hardee's1U-Haul3
Holiday Inn1UPS12
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless2
JCPenney1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy2

Dickinson County on our top lists:

  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"