Alger County, MI has a population of 9,396 people with a median age of 49 and a median household income of $41,270. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Alger County, MI declined from 9,476 to 9,396, a 0.84% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,300 to $41,270, a 5.01% increase.
The population of Alger County, MI is 84.5% White, 7.32% Black, and 3.93% Two+. 1.8% of the people in Alger County, MI speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Alger County, MI are Lake Superior State University, with 728 graduates, Bay de Noc Community College, with 444 graduates, and Bay Mills Community College, with 87 graduates.
The median property value in Alger County, MI is $118,500, and the homeownership rate is 86.4%. Most people in Alger County, MI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Alger County, MI is 2 cars per household.
Alger County, MI is the 76th most populated county in Michigan and borders Delta County, MI; Keweenaw County, MI; Luce County, MI; Marquette County, MI; and Schoolcraft County, MI.