From a total population of 36,739, Houghton County has a median age of 32.9. The average age of males, in Houghton County, is 28.3 while the average age of females is 38.8. When you compare this to median age of Michigan, Houghton County is 6.4 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Houghton County, is $19,883 while the average household income is $36,443. When comparing the median income of people living in Houghton County to the rest of Michigan, the average income in Houghton County is $6,260 less.