Houghton, Michigan 

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Population

7,882

+4.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$28,688

Median Home Price

$161,300

Best Places to Live in Houghton, Michigan

July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Houghton, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Houghton
 $310,000 
17475 Oak Point Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 3 | 2956 SqFt
 $269,000 
713 W Jacker Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3508 SqFt
 $125,000 
401 Agate St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1626 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Michigan
County: Houghton County
Metro Area: Houghton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Houghton
Zip Codes: 49931


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Houghton is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Houghton jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Houghton's cost of living is 13.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Houghton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Houghton, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Houghton county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Houghton's population is 7,882 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Houghton is $161,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Houghton public schools spend $8,366 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Houghton. More Education


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Housing Market in Houghton

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Reviews for Houghton   5 Reviews
A step back in time - 4/21/2015
Houghton,MI is located in the middle of Lake Superior on the Keweenaw Peninsula. It was a boom town with the copper barons in the late 1800's and today it struggles to... Read More

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Great place to live - 4/4/2013
For those who are interested in a laid-back community with low cost of living, rich human history, surrounded by impressive natural beauty, Houghton is the place. The... Read More

Map is incomplete - 8/23/2009
The 49931 zip code map to display Houghton is misleading. It implies that Isle Royale, isolated in the northern reaches of Lake Superior, is the area covered by this... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN HOUGHTON
$310,000
17475 Oak Point Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$269,000
713 W Jacker Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$125,000
401 Agate St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$169,800
505 W South Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$129,000
908 E Sharon Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$174,000
46882 Green Acres Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$180,000
46581 Us # 41
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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