CITY LANDING: About Grand Rapids

Learn more about the city of Grand Rapids by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Grand Rapids will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Grand Rapids. You can also view apartments for rent in Grand Rapids, MI by clicking the link and search box below.

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Grand Rapids Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 15.67%
    10-17: 11.34%
    18-29: 22.02%
    30-39: 15.68%
    40-49: 13.21%
    50-64: 10.45%
    65 & Over: 11.63%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 44.64 sq mi
    Total Population: 187,898
    Population Density Ranking (National): 71st percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 73rd percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 58th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 74th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $38,184
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $50,012
    Median Income Ranking (National): 43rd percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 37th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 44th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 39th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 41st percentile
    Single: 59th percentile
    Married With Children: 20th percentile
    Married With No Children: 21st percentile
    Single With Children: 12th percentile
    Single With No Children: 46th percentile
  • Schools  
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.16 : 1

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