Alger County, Michigan

Alger County: County in Michigan, United States

About

Alger County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,601 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 9,015 inhabitants. Its county seat is Munising. The county was created 137 years ago in 1885.

Quick Facts about Alger County

Population : 9,015 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
Area : 13077 km2
Water as percent of area : 82%
Land as percent of area : 18%
Named for : Russell Alexander Alger
Altitude : 955 feet / 291 meters
Capital : Munising
Establishment : March 03, 1885
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 12:31:00 (17th August 2022)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.5% (2010-2020)
Alger County locator map
Location of Alger County on Michigan map.
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Geography

Alger County is located at 46°27'4"N 86°32'51"W (46.4511000, -86.5475500). It has 3 neighbors: Luce County, Marquette County and Schoolcraft County.

Alger County map

The largest city of Alger County is Munising with a population of 2,850. . See all Alger County cities & populated places.

Alger County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Alger County.

City Name Population Title
Munising 2,850 City in Michigan
Au Train 1,063 Township in Alger County, Michigan
Star 924 Township in Alger County, Michigan
Limestone 410 Township in Alger County, Michigan
Onota 329 Township in Alger County, Michigan
Chatham 203 Village in Michigan, USA

Alger County has 3 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Alger County decreased by 6.5% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,601 - census
2011 9,516 -0.89% estimation process
2012 9,451 -0.69% estimation process
2013 9,438 -0.14% estimation process
2014 9,362 -0.81% estimation process
2015 9,255 -1.16% estimation process
2016 9,129 -1.38% estimation process
2017 9,144 0.16% estimation process
2018 9,118 -0.29% estimation process
2019 9,108 -0.11% estimation process
2020 9,015 -1.03% estimation process

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