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Where is Houghton County, Michigan?

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Houghton County is a county equivalent area found in Michigan, USA. The county government of Houghton is found in the county seat of Houghton.

With a total 3,888.87 sq. km of land and water area, Houghton County, Michigan is the 446th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 36,495 people, Houghton County has a total 18560 households earning 35430 on average per year.

Houghton County, Michigan offers the following attraction to visitors: Keweenaw NHP

Houghton County, Michigan - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 26061
Area Codes 906
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Houghton (population: 9,601), Calumet (population: 7,231), Hancock (population: 6,966), Chassell (population: 2,756), Lake Linden (population: 2,615), Atlantic Mine (population: 1,999), Pelkie (population: 1,257), Dollar Bay (population: 1,039), South Range (population: 1,020), Hubbell (population: 897)
Land Area 14,091 sq miles
Water Area 1,009 sq miles
Household Income $35,430
Housing Units 18,560
Median Home Value $88,400
High School Grads 91% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 29% of population
Retail Spending $9,599 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $46,469 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.