Iron River, Michigan

Population In Iron River, Michigan

Population2831

In terms of political views, the Iron River population skews Republican. The top religion in Iron River is Catholic. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Iron River, Michigan

  • Singles in Iron River 59.8%
  • Married Couples in Iron River 40.2%

Age Groups of People Living in Iron River, Michigan

  • 18 to 24 year olds 10.4%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 17.3%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 31.5%
  • 65+ year olds 20.4%

Race Diversity in Iron River, Michigan

The Race Diversity score in Iron River, Michigan is 2.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 1.5%
  • Whites 97.6%
  • Black or African Americans 0.7%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.9%
  • Asians 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 0.8%
  • Other 0.0%

The Religion of people living in Iron River, Michigan

The primary religious affiliation in Iron River, Michigan is Catholic. The Religion Diversity score in Iron River, Michigan is 11.1Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant21.9%
Catholic29.2%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon0.0%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion48.9%

Industry and Occupation in Iron River, Michigan

The top industry present in Iron River, Michigan is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 30.5 % of residents work in Service occupations, while only 12.8% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Iron River, Michigan is 66.3.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.4%
  • Construction 6.6%
  • Manufacturing 9.9%
  • Wholesale trade 3.3%
  • Retail trade 17.9%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.0%
  • Information 5.5%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 2.3%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 6.3%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 20.4%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 9.6%
  • Other services, except public administration 11.8%
  • Public administration 3.1%

The Occupation Diversity score in Iron River, Michigan is 86.9.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 18.6%
  • Service occupations 30.5%
  • Sales and office occupations 19.9%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 12.8%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 18.3%

Average Educational level of people living in Iron River,Michigan

41.7% of residents in Iron River, Michigan have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 50.0% of residents in Iron River, Michigan hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Iron River, Michigan is 56.2.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 8.4%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 49.9%
  • Some college or associate's degree 25.1%
  • Bachelor's degree 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree 5.8%