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Profile for Manistique, Michigan, MI


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Manistique is a city in Schoolcraft County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after the river, which was named for Ojibway word meaning "vermillion"
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Manistique. For links to other places called Manistique, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Manistique is 45.957N. The longitude is -86.246W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 600 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,481.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$24,295
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Manistique demographic reports
Manistique is in the Upper Peninsula, on Lake Michigan
Former and merged names include:
· Epsport
Local festivals include:
  • Schoolcraft County Fair - Aug. 2-4, 2007
Dates often change. Check Manistique web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Indian Lake State Park, Wagner Falls Scenic Site
Manistique attractions: Casino
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Manistique demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Schoolcraft County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49854 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

19% of Manistique residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Manistique ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Manistique was $14,986, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

8% of Manistique residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Manistique, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $303.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $567.


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Libraries in Manistique include Manistique School & Public Library ... View libraries

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Politics

Schoolcraft County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Manistique political report.

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The average commute time for Manistique workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Manistique include Comfort Inn Manistique, Holiday Inn Express.

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