Grand Rapids Information

Grand Rapids Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Grand Rapids, MI

General Grand Rapids Information

State: Michigan

County: Kent County

Close cities: Northview, MI, Wyoming, MI, Comstock Park, MI, Grand Rapids, MI, East Grand Rapids, MI, Grandville, MI, Cutlerville, MI, Kentwood, MI, Forest Hills, MI, Walker, MI

Grand Rapids Population (census data)
Total 193,627 (-2.2% since 2000)
Male 94,719 (48.9%)
Female 98,908 (51.1%)

Population Density: 4,338 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.3 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 44.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,272

Zip Codes: 49508, 49504, 49512, 49502, 49503, 49560, 49506, 49518, 49501, 49555, 49523, 49588, 49534, 49516, 49505, 49599, 49548, 49528, 49514, 49544, 49530, 49546, 49510, 49515, 49525, 49507, 49509, 49519, and 49550.

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Grand Rapids Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (62.5%)
  • Black (20.4%)
  • Hispanic (13.1%)
  • Other race (6.6%)
  • Two or more races (3.2%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Vietnamese (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Dutch (15.7%)
  • German (13.8%)
  • Irish (8.6%)
  • Polish (7.8%)
  • English (6.9%)
  • United States (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 20,814 people (10.7%)
  • Latin America (66.3%)
  • Europe (17.3%)
  • Asia (16.3%)

Local Grand Rapids Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: Michigan State University, Western Michigan University

Grand Rapids School Information

High Schools
Adelante High School (1061 Kensington Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49509 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Central High School (421 Fountain Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Creston High School (1720 Plainfield NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Discovery Alternative High School (173 54th Street SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49548 - Kelloggsville Public Schools District)
Forest Hills Central High School (5901 Hall Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Forest Hills Northern High School (3801 Leonard Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Grand Rapids Tech High School (1625 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kelloggsville High School (23 Jean Street SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49548 - Kelloggsville Public Schools District)
Kenowa Hills High School (3825 Hendershot Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Kenowa Hills Public Schools District)
Northview Alternative High School (3801 East Beltline SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Northview Public School District District)
Northview High School (4451 Hunsberger Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Northview Public School District District)
Ottawa Hills 2nd Shift High School (2055 Rosewood Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Ottawa Hills High School (2055 Rosewood Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Union High School (1800 Tremont Boulevard NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Burton Middle School (2133 Buchanan Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
City Middle/High School (111 College Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Crossroads Middle School (4400 Ambrose Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Northview Public School District District)
Gateway Middle/High School (311 State Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Gateway Middle/High School District)
Harrison Middle School (1440 Davis NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kelloggsville Middle School (4650 South Division Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI, 49548 - Kelloggsville Public Schools District)
Kenowa Hills Middle School (3950 Hendershot Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Kenowa Hills Public Schools District)
Madison Middle School (1050 Iroquois Drive SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Northern Hills Middle School (3775 Leonard Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Riverside Middle School (265 Eleanor Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Westwood Middle School (1525 Mt. Mercy Drive NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Aberdeen Elementary (928 Aberdeen Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Burton Elementary School (2133 Buchanan Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Campus Elementary (710 Benjamin SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Collins Elementary School (4368 Heather Lane SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Congress Elementary (940 Baldwin SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Covell Elementary (1417 Covell NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Cummings Elementary School (4261 Schoolcraft SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Grandville Public Schools District)
East Oakview Elementary School (3940 Suburban Shores Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Northview Public School District District)
Eastern Elementary (758 Eastern Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49501 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Fairview Elementary School (2396 Hillside Drive NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Kenowa Hills Public Schools District)
Hamilton Elementary (3303 Breton Road SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49512 - Kentwood Public Schools District)
Harrison Park Elementary School (1440 Davis Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Jefferson Elementary (1356 Jefferson SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Meadow Brook Elementary School (1450 Forest Hill Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Mulick Elementary (1761 Rosewood SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
North Oakview Elementary School (4300 Costa Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Northview Public School District District)
North Park Elementary (3375 Cheney Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Orchard View Elementary School (2770 Leffingwell NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Pine Ridge Elementary School (3250 Redford Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Riverbend Elementary School (9181 Kenowa Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Grandville Public Schools District)
Thornapple Elementary School (6932 Bridgewater SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
West Oakview Elementary School (3880 Stuyvesant Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Northview Public School District District)
Zinser Elementary School (1234 Kinney Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Kenowa Hills Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Alexander School (1010 Alexander SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Bethany Based School (901 Eastern NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Blandford Nature Center (3143 Milo Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Brookside School (2505 Madison SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Buchanan School (1775 Buchanan Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Business And Industry (1625 Leonard Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
C. A. Frost Environmental Science Academy (1460 Laughlin NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
CBOT School (864 Crahen NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Campau Park School (50 Antoine Street SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Campus Early Childhood Center (1326 Thomas Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Coit Arts Academy (617 Coit Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Creston Community School (1720 Plainfield Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Day Treatment (1501 Cedar NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Dickinson School (448 Dickinson SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
East Kelloggsville School (4656 Jefferson SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49548 - Kelloggsville Public Schools District)
East Leonard School (410 Barnett NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Excel Charter Academy (4201 Breton Road SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49512 - Excel Charter Academy District)
Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center (640 5th Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center District)
Hall School (703 Shamrock SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49509 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Henry Park Paideia Academy (419 Henry SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Highlands School (4645 Chandy Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Northview Public School District District)
Home Education Site (1625 Leonard Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
John Ball Park Zoo School (1300 West Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Ken-O-Sha Park School (1353 Van Auken Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49508 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kenowa Hills Intermediate School (4252 Three Mile Road NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Kenowa Hills Public Schools District)
Kent County Correction Facility (701 Ball Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kent Education Center--Beltline (1606 Leffingwell Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kent Education Center--Mayfield (225 Mayfield NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kent Education Center--Oakleigh (2223 Gordon Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kent Hills School (1445 Emerald Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Kent Vocational Options (864 Crahen Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Knapp Charter Academy (1759 Leffingwell Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Knapp Charter Academy District)
Knapp Forest (4243 Knapp Valley Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Lincoln Developmental Center (862 Crahen Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Lincoln School (860 Crahen Road NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
New Branches School (256 Alger Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - New Branches School District)
North Park Montessori Academy (3375 Cheney NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Northern Trails 5/6 School (3777 Leonard Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 - Forest Hills Public Schools District)
Ottawa Montessori School (1515 Fisk Road SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Palmer School (309 Palmer Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Park School (1150 Adams Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Pine School (1138 Pine Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
School Of Construction (1625 Leonard Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Shared Time (615 Turner Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Shawmut Hills School (2550 Burritt Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Shawnee Park Oral-Deaf Center (2036 Chesaning Drive SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Shawnee Science, Math And Tech Academy (2036 Chesaning SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Sherwood Global Studies Academy (3859 Chamberlain Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49508 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Sibley School (947 Sibley Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Southeast Academic Center (1250 Sigsbee Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Southeast Kelloggsville School (240 52nd Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49548 - Kelloggsville Public Schools District)
Southwest Community Campus School (801 Oakland Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Stocking School (863 7th Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
The Haven (1505 Cedar Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Union Community School (1800 Tremont NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
W. Michigan Academy For Hospitality (1625 Leonard Street N.E., Grand Rapids, MI, 49505 - West Michigan Academy For Hospitality Science District)
Waalkes Juvenile Center School (1501 Cedar NE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)
Walker Station School (3971 Richmond Court NW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49544 - Kenowa Hills Public Schools District)
West Kelloggsville School (4555 Magnolia Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49548 - Kelloggsville Public Schools District)
William C. Abney Academy (1435 Fulton Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 - William C. Abney Academy District)
Youth Career Developmental Center (811 Jefferson Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506 - Grand Rapids Public Schools District)

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