No results found
Show all results

Baraga, MI&

Add Comparison
3.89% decline
Median Age
Median Household Income
3.7% growth
Poverty Rate
Number of Employees
5.95% decline
Median Property Value
2.32% growth

About the photo: Sunset over Lake Superior east of Marquette near Chocolay, MI.


The economy of Baraga, MI employs 253 people. The economy of Baraga, MI is specialized in Utilities; Arts, Entertainment, Recreation; and Public Admin., which employ respectively 2.13; 2.08; and 1.86 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Baraga, MI are Healthcare & Social Assistance (59), Manufacturing (43), and Accommodation & Food Service (25), and the highest paying industries are Healthcare & Social Assistance ($31,944), Educational Services ($20,000), and Arts, Entertainment, Recreation ($19,583).

Median household income in Baraga, MI is $29,167. Males in Baraga, MI have an average income that is 1.54 times higher than the average income of females, which is $36,997. The income inequality of Baraga, MI (measured using the Gini index) is 0.47 which is lower than the national average.


Median Household Income

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Wage Distribution

Income by Location

Poverty by Age and Gender

Poverty by Race & Ethnicity


Employment by Occupations

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paid

Dataset: Source:


Employment by Industries

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paying

Dataset: Source:

Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Baraga, MI. In Baraga County, MI the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 55-64 and 55-64, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 116 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,159. Wayne County, MI has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Michigan.


Clinician to Patient Rates

The closest comparable data for the census place of Baraga, MI is from the county of Baraga County, MI.

Insurance Coverage by Age and Gender

Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements by Location

Trends in Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements

Hospital Care for Medicare Patients

Heart Disease and Pneumonia

Diabetes Care

Preventative Women’s Health Services

Health Risks

Opioid Use

Conditions and Diseases

Risky/Harmful Behaviors

Homicide & Crime


Baraga, MI is home to a population of 2,913 people, from which 98.6% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Baraga, MI is composed of 1,477 Black residents (50.7%), 1,167 White residents (40.1%), 147 Native residents (5.05%), 66 Two+ residents (2.27%), and 51 Hispanic residents (1.75%). The most common foreign languages in Baraga, MI are Spanish (26 speakers), Other Indo-European (18 speakers), and Arabic (13 speakers), but compared to other places, Baraga, MI has a relative high number of Other (8 speakers), Other Indo-European (18 speakers), and Other Native North American (5 speakers).


Age by Nativity


Global Diversity


Race & Ethnicity

Non-English Speakers




In 2015 universities in Baraga, MI awarded 8 degrees. The student population of Baraga, MI is skewed towards females, with 1 male students and 7 female students. Most students in Baraga, MI are American Indian (8 and 100%), followed by Two or more races (0 and N/A), Hispanic or Latino (0 and N/A), and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (0 and N/A). The largest universities in Baraga, MI by number of graduates are Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College (8 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Baraga, MI are Liberal Arts & Sciences (4 and 50%), Environmental Science (2 and 25%), and Early Childhood Education & Teaching (2 and 25%). The median tuition costs in Baraga, MI are N/A for private four year colleges, and N/A and N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



Student Gender for Common Institutions

Student Race & Ethnicity

Housing & Living

The median property value in Baraga, MI is $83,700, which is 0.41 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $81,800 to $83,700, a 2.32% increase. The homeownership rate of Baraga, MI is 57.6%, which is lower than the national average of 63.6%. People in Baraga, MI have an average commute time of 8.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Baraga, MI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


Household Income


Property Value

Property Taxes

Rent vs Own


Car Ownership

Commute Time

Commuter Transportation

Keep Exploring

United States
Baraga County
Western Upper Peninsula PUMA, MI
public use microdata area
No results found
Loading Comparison