The city if Iron Mountain’s motto is “Mindful of the past, Secure in the future, Driven to excellence.” The city is home to 7,624 residents, as recorded in the 2010 census. Because the city is larger than the small towns in the vicinity, Iron Mountain is the place to go for shopping, entertainment, dining, and lodging.
The Iron Mountain Main Street program hosts a Farmer’s Market from June to October. The market features the work of local artisans, along with locally grown fruits and vegetables.
The Iron Mountain Public Schools are the home of the Mountaineers, and their motto is “The Place to Succeed.”