Luce County, Michigan

Luce County: County in Michigan, United States


Luce County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 6,631 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 6,126 inhabitants. Its county seat is Newberry. The county was created 136 years ago in 1886.

Quick Facts about Luce County

Population : 6,126 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
Area : 4952 km2
Water as percent of area : 53%
Land as percent of area : 47%
Named for : Cyrus G. Luce
Altitude : 801 feet / 244 meters
Capital : Newberry
Establishment : January 01, 1887
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 12:30:03 (29th May 2023)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.24% (2010-2020)
Luce County locator map
Location of Luce County on Michigan map.
2009-0618-Newberry-LuceCtyBuilding image
2009-0618-Newberry-LuceCtyBuilding image


Luce County is located at 46°22'4"N 85°30'34"W (46.3677800, -85.5093400). It has 2 neighbors: Alger County and Schoolcraft County.

Luce County map

Luce County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Laketon 7,656 Township in Muskegon County, Michigan
McMillan 2,487 Township in Luce County, Michigan
Newberry 1,395 Village in Michigan

Luce County has 2 neighbours.

  • Newberry


According to census records, the population of Luce County decreased by 8.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,631 - census
2011 6,522 -1.67% estimation process
2012 6,479 -0.66% estimation process
2013 6,503 0.37% estimation process
2014 6,414 -1.39% estimation process
2015 6,430 0.25% estimation process
2016 6,335 -1.5% estimation process
2017 6,370 0.55% estimation process
2018 6,327 -0.68% estimation process
2019 6,229 -1.57% estimation process
2020 6,126 -1.68% estimation process

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People born in Luce County (1)

American painter Duane Bryers was born in Luce County

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