Community Services

Government Offices

US Government

Address: 417 Silver St.

Hurley, WI 54534

Phone: (715) 561-5770

City Government City of Ironwood

Ironwood Memorial Building

Address: 213 S. Marquette

Ironwood, MI 49938 

Phone: (906) 932-5050

County/City Government Hurley

Address: 300 Taconite St.

Hurley, WI 54534

Phone: (715) 561-2190


Most schools in the UP offer a very low student to teacher ratio. This allows an exceptional education and a "hands on" learning environment.

Luther L. Wright K-12 School 

Ironwood Area Schools  KG-12  

650 East Ayer St,.

Ironwood, MI 49938 

(906) 932-0932

Hurley School District PK-12

5503 W Range View Dr.

Hurley, WI 54534 

(715) 561-4900

Gogebic Community College

E4946 Jackson Rd.

Ironwood, MI 49938 


"Click" on the "Homefacts" link below to find additional schools, or to see how each school is performing.


The UP proudly recognizes and supports religious diversity and family values.  

"Click" the link below to find the church that's just right for you!


Community education is in the forefront of our values.  Gogebic and Iron County libraries utilizing advanced technology for adult and children's education and literacy.  Many of our librares offer:

  •  Collections: books, audio books, DVDs, periodicals, interlibrary loan service 
  • Technology: downloadable audio and ebooks, public computers, high-speed internet, Free Wi-Fi
  •  Programs: book clubs, story times, art programs, science + wildlife presentations, creative writing + technology, movies, and game groups
  • Genealogy resources + expertise • Customer Service: individualized computer assistance, genealogy research, data base training

Ironwood Carnegie Library 

Address: 235 E Aurora St

Ironwood, MI 49938 

Phone: (906) 932-0203


Hurley City Library 

Address: 405 5th Ave N.

Hurley, WI 54534 

Phone: (715) 561-5707


Bessemer Public Library

Address: 411 S Sophie St.

Bessemer, MI 49911

Phone: (906) 667-0404


Wakefield Public Library 

Address: 401 Hancock St.

Wakefield, MI 49968

Phone: (906) 229-5236



Aspirus Ironwood Hospital

Established in 1923, Aspirus Ironwood Hospital serves people of the Gogebic-Iron Range in Upper Michigan and northern Wisconsin with high quality medical care and services.  

Aspirus Ironwood Hospital is a critical access hospital fully accredited by The Joint Commission.  Of the 1,300 Critical Access Hospitals in the United States, Aspirus Ironwood Hospital has been named by the National Rural Hospital Association as one of the TOP 20 highest ranked IN THE NATION!   

Aspirus Ironwood Hospital includes:  Aspirus Surgery Center - Ironwood Two clinic locations: Ironwood and Hurley (Wis.) Aspirus Eye Center - Ironwood and Optical Centre

Human Services

Iron County Human Services Department

300 Taconite Street Suite 201

Hurley, WI  54534

Telephone:  715-561-3636

Gogebic County Human Services

301 E Lead St

 Bessemer, MI 49911

(906) 663-6200


Gogebic - Iron County Airport
E5560 Airport Rd, Ironwood, MI 49938


Air Choice One – St. Louis, MO
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 Gogebic Ontonagon Community Action
(906) 667-0283

Iron County Senior Center
(715) 561-2108

Veteran Affairs

Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center Office(s)

629 W. Cloverland Dr. Suite 1  

Ironwood, MI 49938 

Phone: 906-932-0032 

Fax: 906-932-0479


639 West Kemp Street 

Rhinelander, WI 54501

Phone: 715-362-4080

Fax: 715-362-4077

Gogebic County Veterans Office

200 North Moore Street

Bessemer MI   49911 


Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3673

605 West Lead Street 

Bessemer MI   49911 


Veterans Of Foreign Wars Post 9084

107 U.S. Highway 2

 Wakefield MI   49968




Xcel Energy



Charter Spectrum 






Water Departments


Ironwood City Water & Sewer (906) 932-2010


Mercer Water Department- (715) 476-3575

City of Hurley 715-561-4715

City of Bessemer-906-667-0333

City of Wakefield  (906) 229-5131 Ext. 1001