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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Gogebic County, Michigan

Gogebic County is the westernmost county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the population was 17,370. The county seat is Bessemer. The county was set off and organized in 1867. It had been part of Ontonagon County. The name is said to be derived from the Ojibwe word "bic" which most references interpret as "rock." Alternatively, it is claimed to be derived from Lake Agogebic, later changed to Lake Gogebic. See List of Michigan county name etymologies. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Michigan State$46,383 Average House Value (as of 2000)
17,487 Population (as of 2000)$28,654 Average House Income (as of 2000)
14,514 Population (current)977.1 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)27.6 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
462 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$22,632,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
5,043 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$92,765,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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