Ironwood, Michigan

city in Michigan, United States

Ironwood is a city in Gogebic County in the U.S. state of Michigan, about 18 miles (29 km) south of Lake Superior. The population was 5,387 at the 2010 census.

Ironwood, Michigan
City of Ironwood
Downtown along Aurora Street (Bus. US 2)
Downtown along Aurora Street (Bus. US 2)
Location within Gogebic County
Location within Gogebic County
Ironwood is located in Michigan
Ironwood
Ironwood
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 46°27′21″N 90°9′34″W / 46.45583°N 90.15944°W / 46.45583; -90.15944Coordinates: 46°27′21″N 90°9′34″W / 46.45583°N 90.15944°W / 46.45583; -90.15944
CountryUnited States
StateMichigan
CountyGogebic
Settled1885
Incorporated1887 (village)
1889 (city)
Government
 • TypeCity commission
 • MayorAnnette Burchell
 • Mayor pro temJim Mildren
Area
 • Total6.58 sq mi (17.04 km2)
 • Land6.58 sq mi (17.04 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,506 ft (459 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total5,387
 • Estimate 
(2018)
4,936
 • Density755.70/sq mi (291.79/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code(s)
49938
Area code(s)906
FIPS code26-41060[2]
GNIS feature ID0629087[3]
WebsiteOfficial website

ReferencesEdit

  1. "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  2. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  3. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ironwood, Michigan