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: Forest Hills, MI, East Grand Rapids, MI, Grand Rapids, MI, Walker, MI, Wyoming, MI, Northview, MI, Grandville, MI, Kentwood, MI, Cutlerville, MI, Comstock Park, 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: 49528, 49506, 49523, 49525, 49560, 49588, 49505, 49504, 49502, 49503, 49518, 49507, 49544, 49555, 49516, 49599, 49546, 49515, 49501, 49508, 49510, 49530, 49548, 49512, 49534, 49514, 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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