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Ontonagon County, Michigan (MI)

County population in 2019: 5,889 (all rural); it was 7,818 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,181
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,620
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,935
Renter-occupied apartments: 457 (it was 521 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

28%

Land area: 1312 sq. mi.

Water area: 2429.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 4 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Ontonagon County: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (49.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 52%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Ontonagon County, MI (2019)
    • 5,56271.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1071.4%Two or more races
    • 921.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 510.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 280.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 260.3%Asian alone
    • 40.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.03%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

58.7 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years
Males: 3,018  (51.3%)
Females: 2,871  (48.7%)
Average household size:
Ontonagon County:

2.0 people
Michigan:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,319 ($29,552 in 1999)
This county:

$43,319
Michigan:

$59,584

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $408 (lower quartile is $333, upper quartile is $487)
This county:

$408
State:

$740


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $76,643 (it was $45,300 in 2000)
Ontonagon:

$76,643
Michigan:

$169,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,346 - $147,846
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $904
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $385

Institutionalized population: 51

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 12
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 34
  • Auto thefts: 3
Ontonagon County, MI map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $62,300
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $61,400
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2004: 34 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $131,100
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $145,800
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $111,200
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $91,400
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $168,800
  • 2019: 19 buildings, average cost: $161,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Ontonagon, MI residents
Average permit cost in Ontonagon, MI
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,274 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $993 (1.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Ontonagon, MI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Ontonagon, MI in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Ontonagon, MI in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.3%
Ontonagon County:

12.3%
Michigan:

13.0%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.0% for Black residents, 13.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for American Indian residents, 83.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 58.7 years old
(Males: 58.9 years old, Females: 58.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 59.1 years old, Black residents: 43.3 years old, American Indian residents: 69.9 years old, Asian residents: 24.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.8 years old, Other race residents: 19.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ontonagon County is $415 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $615 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ontonagon, White Pine.

Ontonagon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Chippewa County , Kitsap County, Washington , Dickinson County , McHenry County, North Dakota , Mineral County, Montana , Iron County , Silver Bow County, Montana , Wadena County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Michigan:

6.3%

Unemployment by year in Ontonagon, MI
County total employment by year in Ontonagon, MI
County average yearly wages by year in Ontonagon, MI

Current college students: 186
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 101 (68.6% naturalized citizens)

Ontonagon County:

1.7%
Whole state:

7.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 162010 or later
  • 62000 to 2009
  • 11990 to 1999
  • 121980 to 1989
  • 21970 to 1979
  • 85Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 76.0%

Ontonagon County marital status for males Ontonagon County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,058
  • One, attached: 20
  • Two: 73
  • 3 or 4: 78
  • 5 to 9: 63
  • 10 to 19: 29
  • 20 to 49: 11
  • 50 or more: 9
  • Mobile homes: 366

Housing units in Ontonagon County with a mortgage: 931 (6 second mortgage, 37 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,585

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

59.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Ontonagon County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,4165
Mainline Protestant1,38114
Evangelical Protestant81211
Other12
None3,170-
Ontonagon 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: 6
Ontonagon County:

8.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Ontonagon County:

8.62 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

21.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Ontonagon County:

11.1%
Michigan:

9.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Ontonagon County:

29.7%
State:

29.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.9%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Ontonagon County:

Average size of farms: 312 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,343
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $38.33
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.71%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $20,468
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 37.94%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $47,202
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.59%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.14
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 19.17%
Corn for grain: 66 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 25 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 11 acres

Earthquake activity:

Ontonagon County-area historical earthquake activity is above Michigan state average. It is 80% 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 331.0 miles away from Ontonagon County center
On 3/2/2017 at 16:53:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 141.9 miles away from the county center
On 4/8/2020 at 17:14:33, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 169.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/9/2020 at 18:16:48, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB) earthquake occurred 170.7 miles away from the county center
On 2/7/2020 at 18:30:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 171.2 miles away from Ontonagon County center
On 4/24/2020 at 17:23:43, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML) earthquake occurred 162.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Michigan Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4494, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Michigan Flooding, Incident Period: April 16, 2013 to May 15, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4121: June 18, 2013, FEMA Id: 4121, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 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 Flooding, Incident Period: April 10, 2002 to May 09, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1413: May 06, 2002, FEMA Id: 1413, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Michigan Severe Freeze, Incident Period: January 10, 1994 to June 10, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1028: May 10, 1994, FEMA Id: 1028, Natural disaster type: Freeze
  • 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 Ontonagon County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Ontonagon

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,248 (77.4%)
  • Carpooled: 95 (5.9%)
  • Bus: 13 (0.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 8 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 82 (5.1%)
  • Worked at home: 167 (10.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Germany (36%)
  • Canada (12%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • England (5%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Mexico (4%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Ontonagon County


  • American (27%)
  • Finnish (26%)
  • German (11%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • English (3%)
  • Polish (3%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 115 people in nursing homes
  • 30 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 15 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

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

  • 45 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 22 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,164.

4.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
Michigan average:

5.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.77% relocated from other counties in Michigan ($21,071 average AGI)
2.41% relocated from other states ($29,162 average AGI)
Ontonagon County:

2.41%
Michigan average:

1.59%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


3.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,566 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.53%
Michigan average:

5.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.79% relocated to other counties in Michigan ($12,602 average AGI)
1.74% relocated to other states ($21,964 average AGI)
Ontonagon County:

1.74%
Michigan average:

1.85%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Births per 1000 population in Ontonagon County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 16.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Ontonagon County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Ontonagon County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Ontonagon County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Ontonagon County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Ontonagon County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Ontonagon County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Ontonagon County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Ontonagon County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,124 (1,747 aged, 377 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 91 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Ontonagon County, Michigan in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (164)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (164)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (29)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (11)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 13.27
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,946
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 942
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 82,170

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 761
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,453

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 13
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 81

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,889
  • Male householders: 1,621 (577 living alone), Female householders: 1,195 (474 living alone)
  • 1,337 spouses (1,332 opposite-sex spouses), 203 unmarried partners, (203 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,116 children (1,053 natural, 40 adopted, 22 stepchildren), 67 grandchildren, 88 brothers or sisters, 51 parents, 13 foster children, 41 other relatives, 73 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 81

Size of family households: 1,156 2-persons, 260 3-persons, 104 4-persons, 40 5-persons, 30 6-persons, 32 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,050 1-person, 169 2-persons, 3 3-persons.

429 married couples with children.
209 single-parent households (127 men, 82 women).

98.9% of residents of Ontonagon speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (33% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 44% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 37% speak English well).
1.5% of residents speak other language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $63,395,000 ($8,410 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,356,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $29,423,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,186,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $140,000
Federal grants: $11,506,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,542,000 ($1,618,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,598,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $291,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $741,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,330,000

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

Births: 267
Here:

36 per 1000 residents
State:

68 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 607
Here:

82 per 1000 residents
State:

45 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +3
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+12 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -101
Here -14 per 1000 residents
State -16 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Ontonagon County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.44 millions of gallons per day (23% from ground, 77% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • Year house built in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • 162014 or later
  • 652010 to 2013
  • 4142000 to 2009
  • 4971990 to 1999
  • 4721980 to 1989
  • 8371970 to 1979
  • 5541960 to 1969
  • 7451950 to 1959
  • 3811940 to 1949
  • 1,6901939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Ontonagon County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • 121 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 783 rooms
  • 2574 rooms
  • 6455 rooms
  • 6296 rooms
  • 3757 rooms
  • 2538 rooms
  • 2429+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • 51 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 973 rooms
  • 654 rooms
  • 975 rooms
  • 376 rooms
  • 97 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 99+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Ontonagon County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • 12no bedroom
  • 1251 bedroom
  • 5992 bedrooms
  • 1,2933 bedrooms
  • 3744 bedrooms
  • 945+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ontonagon County, Michigan
  • 5no bedroom
  • 1141 bedroom
  • 962 bedrooms
  • 963 bedrooms
  • 144 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Ontonagon County, Michigan in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Ontonagon County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Ontonagon County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 91no vehicle
  • 8021 vehicle
  • 1,0482 vehicles
  • 4433 vehicles
  • 804 vehicles
  • 345+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Ontonagon County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Ontonagon County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 83no vehicle
  • 1751 vehicle
  • 662 vehicles
  • 33 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

95.3% of Ontonagon County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 40% lived in Michigan.

Ontonagon County:

95.3%
State average:

86.2%

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

  • This state: 4,392
  • Other state: 1,374
  • Northeast: 58
  • Midwest: 993
  • South: 147
  • West: 169
Year householders moved into unit in Ontonagon County, MI
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ontonagon County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 37.3%Utility gas
  • 32.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.9%Wood
  • 7.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Electricity
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 60.8%Utility gas
  • 22.5%Electricity
  • 12.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 40
Here:

11.5%
Michigan:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 17
Here:

7.2%
Michigan:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 13
Here:

14.1%
Michigan:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Ontonagon County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Regular Highways: $2,892,000
    Other: $456,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $8,060,000
    General - Other: $761,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $676,000
    Transit Utilities: $645,000
    Financial Administration: $632,000
    Police Protection: $507,000
    Correctional Institutions: $398,000
    Health - Other: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $208,000
    General Public Buildings: $112,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
    Libraries: $19,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $497,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $98,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000
    Highways: $60,000
    Transit Utilities: $54,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $711,000
    Sale of Property: $228,000
    Rents: $137,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $60,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000
    Interest Earnings: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $249,000
    Transit Utilities: $75,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000
    Police Protection: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,472,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,540,000
    Other: $1,187,000
    General Local Government Support: $241,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,007,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,338,000

Ontonagon County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Regular Highways: $2,892,000
    Other: $456,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $8,060,000
    General - Other: $761,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $676,000
    Transit Utilities: $645,000
    Financial Administration: $632,000
    Police Protection: $507,000
    Correctional Institutions: $398,000
    Health - Other: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $208,000
    General Public Buildings: $112,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
    Libraries: $19,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $497,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $98,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000
    Highways: $60,000
    Transit Utilities: $54,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $711,000
    Sale of Property: $228,000
    Rents: $137,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $60,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000
    Interest Earnings: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $249,000
    Transit Utilities: $75,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000
    Police Protection: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,472,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,540,000
    Other: $1,187,000
    General Local Government Support: $241,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,007,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,338,000

Ontonagon County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Regular Highways: $2,892,000
    Other: $456,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $8,060,000
    General - Other: $761,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $676,000
    Transit Utilities: $645,000
    Financial Administration: $632,000
    Police Protection: $507,000
    Correctional Institutions: $398,000
    Health - Other: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $208,000
    General Public Buildings: $112,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
    Libraries: $19,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $497,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $98,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000
    Highways: $60,000
    Transit Utilities: $54,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $711,000
    Sale of Property: $228,000
    Rents: $137,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $60,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000
    Interest Earnings: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $249,000
    Transit Utilities: $75,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000
    Police Protection: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,472,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,540,000
    Other: $1,187,000
    General Local Government Support: $241,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,007,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,338,000

Ontonagon County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Regular Highways: $2,892,000
    Other: $456,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $8,060,000
    General - Other: $761,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $676,000
    Transit Utilities: $645,000
    Financial Administration: $632,000
    Police Protection: $507,000
    Correctional Institutions: $398,000
    Health - Other: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $208,000
    General Public Buildings: $112,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
    Libraries: $19,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $497,000
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $98,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000
    Highways: $60,000
    Transit Utilities: $54,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $711,000
    Sale of Property: $228,000
    Rents: $137,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $60,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000
    Interest Earnings: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $249,000
    Transit Utilities: $75,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000
    Police Protection: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,472,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,540,000
    Other: $1,187,000
    General Local Government Support: $241,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,007,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,338,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 171
  • Number of aged recipients: 21
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 150
  • Number of recipients under 18: 15
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 111
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 45
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 82
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 71
Most common first names in Ontonagon County, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6874.5 years
Mary4680.5 years
William4176.2 years
Charles3376.2 years
Edward2876.9 years
Anna2684.8 years
Robert2270.7 years
Helen2279.7 years
James2070.2 years
Joseph1972.2 years
Most common last names in Ontonagon County, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Maki2275.4 years
Johnson1778.0 years
Ross1679.9 years
Koski1474.1 years
Hill1479.7 years
Roehm1378.6 years
Guzek1284.2 years
Broemer1279.0 years
Anderson1081.6 years
Heikkila1077.5 years
Businesses in Ontonagon County, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1True Value1
Ace Hardware1U-Haul1
AmericInn1

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  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"