Living in Grand Rapids, MI

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Grand Rapids, Michigan Info Snack

Population
198,401
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$143,400
Median Income
$50,103
Median Rent
$925

Grand Rapids SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
9

Grand Rapids, MI Crime Report

5,136
Total Crimes
2,545.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.76%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Rapids
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,136 2,545.1 2,022.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,286 637.3 437.4 366.7
Murder 8 4.0 5.6 5.0
Robbery 274 135.8 53.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 860 426.2 305.9 250.2
Property Crime 3,850 1,907.8 1,585.0 2,109.9
Burglary 595 294.8 286.1 340.5
Larceny 2,754 1,364.7 1,121.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 501 248.3 177.7 219.9

Grand Rapids, MI Cost Of Living

88
Grand Rapids's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Rapids Michigan National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 91 88 100
Health 96 94 100
Housing 69 74 100
Transportation 106 106 100
Utilities 99 99 100

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Population over time in Grand Rapids

Year Population % Change
2019 198,401 0.7%
2018 197,081 0.9%
2017 195,355 0.8%
2016 193,887 0.8%
2015 192,416 0.9%
2014 190,739 0.5%
2013 189,735 0.2%
2012 189,340 -0.3%
2011 189,853 -0.3%
2010 190,441 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Rapids

White
59.0% (117,138)
African American
17.9% (35,534)
American Indian
0.2% (442)
Asian
2.4% (4,813)
Hawaiian
0.0% (49)
Other
0.1% (265)
Two Or More
4.1% (8,211)
Hispanic
16.1% (31,949)
Race Grand Rapids MI USA
White 59.0% 75.0% 60.7%
African American 17.9% 13.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.1% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Grand Rapids

Female
50.6% (100,461)
Male
49.4% (97,940)
Gender Grand Rapids MI USA
Female 50.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grand Rapids for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (13,888)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (13,888)
High School / GED
22.0% (43,648)
Some College
20.0% (39,680)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (15,872)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (47,616)
Master's Degree
9.0% (17,856)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,968)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,984)
Education Grand Rapids MI USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Grand Rapids, Michigan

Less than $10,000
8.1% (1,603,317)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (966,725)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (2,336,976)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (1,985,535)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (3,006,976)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (3,840,070)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (2,513,749)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (2,324,086)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (676,313)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (586,348)
Income Grand Rapids MI USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 9.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 13.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 5.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 5.2% 7.7%

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