Houghton, MI

Census Place

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Population
7,934
0.66% 1-year growth
US Senator
Debbie Stabenow
Democratic Party
US Senator
Gary Peters
Democratic Party
Median Age
21.8

Poverty Rate
43.6%

Median Household Income
$24,133
15.1% 1-year decline
Median Property Value
$148,200
4.44% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
3,149
2.96% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Houghton, MI had a population of 7.93k people with a median age of 21.8 and a median household income of $24,133. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Houghton, MI grew from 7,882 to 7,934, a 0.66% increase and its median household income declined from $28,418 to $24,133, a -15.1% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Houghton, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (10.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.41%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.33%), and White (Hispanic) (1.87%). 0% of the people in Houghton, MI speak a non-English language, and 89.4% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Houghton, MI are Michigan Technological University (1,800 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2018, the median property value in Houghton, MI was $148,200, and the homeownership rate was 35.5%. Most people in Houghton, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 11 minutes. The average car ownership in Houghton, MI was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Michigan (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
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-5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in Michigan. This represents a -5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Michigan.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Michigan across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Houghton County, MI went to Donald J. Trump with 54.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (38.5%), followed by Other (7.24%). The most partisan county was Missaukee County, MI with 73.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing the state of Michigan. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Michigan is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Houghton County, MI
54.2% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Michigan
  1. 73.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 70.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 69.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Michigan was Missaukee County, MI with 73.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Michigan colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Michigan

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Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001
Gary Peters
Senator from Michigan2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing Michigan.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Michigan over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Michigan

Michigan is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Michigan have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Houghton, MI is home to a population of 7.93k people, from which 89.4% are citizens. As of 2018, 12.7% of Houghton, MI residents were born outside of the country (1.01k people).

In 2018, there were 7.83 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (6.45k people) in Houghton, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 824 Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 191 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Houghton, MI
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    6.45k ± 147
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    824 ± 90
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    191 ± 86
2.07%
Hispanic Population
164 people

In 2018, there were 7.83 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (6.45k people) in Houghton, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 824 Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 191 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.07% of the people in Houghton, MI are hispanic (164 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Houghton, MI as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

12.7%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
1.01k people
11.5%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
909 people

As of 2018, 12.7% of Houghton, MI residents (1.01k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Houghton, MI was 11.5%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

21
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
24
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.2

In 2018, the median age of all people in Houghton, MI was 21.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 21, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 24. But people in Houghton, MI are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all Houghton, MI residents was 22.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    80,443 ± 6,935 people
  2. India
    73,340 ± 6,624 people
  3. Iraq
    55,052 ± 5,745 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Michigan was Mexico, the natal country of 80,443 Michigan residents, followed by India with 73,340 and Iraq with 55,052.

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Citizenship

89.4%
2018 Citizenship
90.4%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 89.4% of Houghton, MI residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Houghton, MI was 90.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    91 ± 59
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    38 ± 37
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    36 ± 33

Houghton, MI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.39 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Houghton, MI is $24,133. In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income in Houghton, MI was Census Tract 7 with a value of $54,013, followed by Census Tract 9 and Census Tract 8, with respective values of $50,482 and $21,634.

Males in Michigan have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $49,622. The income inequality in Michigan (measured using the Gini index) is 0.475, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Houghton, MI employs 3.15k people. The largest industries in Houghton, MI are Educational Services (941 people), Retail Trade (380 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (341 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($78,250), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($41,705), and Finance & Insurance ($41,705).

Wages

Median Household Income

$24,133
2018 value
± $4,532
-15.1%
1 Year Growth
± 31.8%

Households in Houghton, MI have a median annual income of $24,133, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $28,418 in 2017, which represents a -15.1% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$67,777
Average Male Salary in Michigan
± $1,173
$49,622
Average Female Salary in Michigan
± $892

In 2019, full-time male employees in Michigan made 1.37 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Michigan by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Michigan
  1. Asian
    $66,769 ± $4,515
  2. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $58,569 ± $71,898
  3. White
    $51,731 ± $750

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Michigan workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.14 times more than Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Michigan.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Houghton, MI is from Michigan.
0.475
2019 Wage GINI in Michigan
0.476
2018 Wage GINI in Michigan

In 2019, the income inequality in Michigan was 0.475 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.169% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Michigan was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Michigan in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 7
  2. Census Tract 9
  3. Census Tract 8

In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Houghton, MI was Census Tract 7 with a value of $54,013, followed by Census Tract 9 and Census Tract 8, with respective values of $50,482 and $21,634.

The following map shows all of the places in Houghton, MI colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Males 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

43.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Houghton, MI (2.64k out of 6.06k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 18 - 24, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males 25 - 34.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    1,900 ± 338
  2. Asian
    463 ± 115
  3. Black
    100 ± 89

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Houghton, MI is White, followed by Asian and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

3.15k
2018 Value
± 361
-2.96%
1 Year decline
± 16.3%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Houghton, MI declined at a rate of -2.96%, from 3.25k employees to 3.15k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Houghton, MI, are Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (553 people), Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (292 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (277 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Houghton, MI.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Houghton, MI, by number of employees, are Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (553 people), Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (292 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (277 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Houghton, MI has an unusually high number of residents working as Architecture & Engineering Occupations (3.83 times higher than expected), Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (2.91 times), and Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations (2.62 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Houghton, MI, by median earnings, are Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($53,611), Business & Financial Operations Occupations ($40,909), and Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($34,350).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

3.15k
2018 Value
± 361
-2.96%
1 Year decline
± 16.3%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Houghton, MI declined at a rate of -2.96%, from 3.25k employees to 3.15k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Houghton, MI, are Educational Services (941 people), Retail Trade (380 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (341 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Houghton, MI, though some of these residents may live in Houghton, MI and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Houghton, MI, by number of employees, are Educational Services (941 people), Retail Trade (380 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (341 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Houghton, MI has an unusually high number of Educational Services (3.23 times higher than expected), Information (2.11 times), and Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (1.64 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Houghton, MI, by median earnings, are Public Administration ($78,250), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($41,705), and Finance & Insurance ($41,705).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $135B
  2. $35.4B
  3. $31.3B

In 2015, the top outbound Michigan product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $135B, followed by Mixed freight ($35.4B) and Machinery ($31.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Michigan products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$448B
2015 Value in Michigan
$623B
Projected 2045 Value in Michigan
39.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound Michigan trade was $448B. This is expected to increase 39.1% to $623B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Michigan trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $35.1B
  2. $25.1B
  3. $20.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Michigan domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $35.1B, followed by Indiana with $25.1B and Illinois and $20.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Michigan shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2019, universities in Houghton, MI awarded 1,800 degrees. The student population of Houghton, MI is skewed towards men, with 5,002 male students and 2,025 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Houghton, MI are White (1,264 and 89.6%), followed by Unknown (38 and 2.7%), Two or More Races (33 and 2.34%), and Hispanic or Latino (25 and 1.77%).

The largest universities in Houghton, MI by number of degrees awarded are Michigan Technological University (1,800 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Houghton, MI are Mechanical Engineering (431 and 23.9%), Electrical & Electronics Engineering (181 and 10.1%), and Chemical Engineering (107 and 5.94%).

The median tuition costs in Houghton, MI are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $16,834 and $36,688 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 294 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 92 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 83 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Houghton, MI was Mechanical Engineering with 294 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Houghton, MI according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
1,800 degrees awarded
$16,834
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the Houghton, MI institution with the largest number of graduating students was Michigan Technological University with 1,800 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,286
Degrees Awarded to Men
514
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 1,286 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Houghton, MI, which is 2.5 times more than the 514 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Houghton, MI by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,264 degrees awarded
  2. Unknown
    38 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    33 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Houghton, MI was White students. These 1,264 degrees mean that there were 33.3 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 38 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Houghton, MI was $148,200 in 2018, which is 0.645 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $141,900 to $148,200, a 4.44% increase. The homeownership rate in Houghton, MI is 35.5%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Houghton, MI have an average commute time of 11 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Houghton, MI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$148,200
2018 Median
± $15,195
$141,900
2017 Median
± $14,288

In 2018, the median property value in Houghton, MI grew to to $148,200 from the previous year's value of $141,900.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Houghton, MI compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Houghton, MI the largest share of households have a property value in the $125k - $150k range.

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Household Income

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$24,133
Median Household Income
± $4,532
2.47k
Number of Households
± 309

In 2018, the median household income of the 2.47k households in Houghton, MI declined from $24,133 from the previous year's value of $28,418.

The following chart displays the households in Houghton, MI distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Houghton, MI distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Houghton, MI the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

35.5%
2018 Homeownership
41%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 35.5% of the housing units in Houghton, MI were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 41%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Houghton, MI compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

11 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Houghton, MI have a shorter commute time (11 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 1.52% of the workforce in Houghton, MI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (48.6%)
  2. Walked (39.4%)
  3. Carpooled (6.53%)

In 2018, 48.6% of workers in Houghton, MI drove alone to work, followed by those who walked to work (39.4%) and those who carpooled to work (6.53%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Houghton, MI distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Houghton, MI have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

89.2% of the population of Houghton, MI has health coverage, with 52.1% on employee plans, 11% on Medicaid, 5.89% on Medicare, 19.8% on non-group plans, and 0.38% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Michigan was $8,055 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,745).

Primary care physicians in Houghton County, MI see 1509 patients per year on average, which represents a 4.37% decrease from the previous year (1578 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1551 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 533 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Montmorency County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18.6%). Additionally, Gratiot County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (45.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,509 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Houghton County, MI

Primary care physicians in Houghton County, MI see an average of 1,509 patients per year. This represents a 4.37% decrease from the previous year (1,578 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Houghton County, MI in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,055
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Michigan
$3,950
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$5,915
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$11,318
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Michigan (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4%, from $7,745 to $8,055.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

10.8%
Uninsured
52.1%
Employer Coverage
11%
Medicaid
5.89%
Medicare
19.8%
Non-Group
0.38%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Houghton, MI grew by 54.9% from 7% to 10.8%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Houghton, MI changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 18.6% prevalence
  2. 18.3% prevalence
  3. 17.1% prevalence

Montmorency County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Michigan, at 18.6%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Michigan by county over multiple years.

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