Arrowhead Electric Cooperative, Inc. (AECI) was formed in 1953 after the Lutsen Light & Power Company closed its doors. Since 1953, AECI has been dedicated to fulfilling its mission and serving members.

AECI serves more than 4,000 members in Cook County and part of Lake County. This requires AECI to operate and maintain over 375 miles of overhead distribution line and 190 miles of underground distribution line.

Arrowhead Electric Cooperative, Inc

Population

Total Population

4,422

Population
Growth Rate

0.97%

Median Age

52

Diversity Index

28.900

Housing & Income

Households

2,100

Total Housing Units

3,989


Owner Occupied

1,623

Renter Occupied

478

Vacant

1,889

Median Home Value

$279,589


Average Home Value

$315,773

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.01%


Per Capita Income

2.22%

Income Projection

Median Household

$53,543 $56,396


Average Household

$68,524 $76,312


Per Capita

$32,636 $36,415

Workforce

Total Businesses

349

Total Employed

3,591

Workers 16+

1,871

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

14

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

2

Employed

11

Construction

Businesses

21

Employed

83

Manufacturing

Businesses

8

Employed

76

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

5

Employed

9

Some
High School

124

Graduated
High School

595

Associates
Degree

346

Bachelor's
Degree

920

Graduate
Degree

608

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

1,828

Non-Resident Commuters

41

Drive Alone

1,263

Carpooled

193

Public

31

Work At Home

126