Marquette Information

Marquette Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Marquette, MI

General Marquette Information

State: Michigan

County: Marquette County

Close cities: Trowbridge Park, MI, Gwinn, MI, Skandia, MI, Negaunee, MI, Deerton, MI, Palmer, MI, K. I. Sawyer AFB, MI, Ishpeming, MI, West Ishpeming, MI, Harvey, MI, Marquette, MI

Marquette Population (census data)
Total 20,780 (+5.5% since 2000)
Male 10,091 (48.6%)
Female 10,689 (51.4%)

Population Density: 1,822 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.1 (US Avg is 100)

Marquette Elevation: 628 feet above sea level

Land Area: 11.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,811

Zip Codes: 49855.

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Marquette Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (94.5%)
  • American Indian (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Black (0.8%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.3%)
  • French (12.9%)
  • English (12.6%)
  • Irish (11.7%)
  • Swedish (8.6%)
  • Italian (7.0%)

Local Marquette Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: University of Wisconsin, Central Michigan University

Marquette School Information

High Schools
Marquette Senior High School (1203 W Fair Avenue, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)
North Star Academy - Polaris Jr. High (3030 Wright Street, Marquette, MI, 49855 - North Star Academy District)
Middle Schools
Bothwell Middle School (1200 Tierney Street, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Cherry Creek Elementary School (1111 Ortman Road, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)
Superior Hills Elementary School (1201 South McClellan Avenue, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)
Vandenboom Elementary School (1175 Erie Street, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Graveraet Intermediate School (611 N Front Street, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)
Marquette Community Schools (1103 West College, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)
Marquette-Alger Administrative Unit (321 E Ohio Street, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette-Alger Regional Eductation Services Agency District)
North Star Academy (3030 Wright Street, Marquette, MI, 49855 - North Star Academy District)
Sandy Knoll School (401 N 6th Street, Marquette, MI, 49855 - Marquette Area Public Schools District)

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