Grand Rapids, MI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Grand Rapids, Michigan Info Snack

Population
199,417
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
19.9%
Median Home
$156,500
Median Income
$51,333
Median Rent
$947

Grand Rapids SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Grand Rapids, MI Crime Report

5,399
Total Crimes
2,666.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.64%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Rapids
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,399 2,666.0 1,838.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,443 712.5 478.0 387.8
Murder 28 13.8 7.6 6.5
Robbery 192 94.8 44.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,102 544.2 365.1 279.7
Property Crime 3,956 1,953.5 1,360.9 1,958.2
Burglary 463 228.6 233.1 314.2
Larceny 2,912 1,437.9 943.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 581 286.9 184.5 246.0

Grand Rapids, MI Cost Of Living

90
Grand Rapids's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Rapids Michigan National Average
Overall 90 91 100
Services 98 95 100
Groceries 90 90 100
Health 95 96 100
Housing 70 76 100
Transportation 108 101 100
Utilities 100 103 100

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Population over time in Grand Rapids

Year Population % Change
2020 199,417 1.2%
2019 197,081 0.9%
2018 195,355 0.8%
2017 193,887 0.8%
2016 192,416 0.9%
2015 190,739 0.5%
2014 189,735 0.2%
2013 189,340 -0.3%
2012 189,853 -0.3%
2011 190,441 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Rapids

White
58.2% (115,965)
African American
17.5% (34,947)
American Indian
0.2% (457)
Asian
2.6% (5,124)
Hawaiian
0.0% (55)
Other
0.4% (841)
Two Or More
4.7% (9,471)
Hispanic
16.3% (32,557)
Race Grand Rapids MI USA
White 58.2% 74.5% 60.1%
African American 17.5% 13.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 2.6% 3.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.7% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 16.3% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Grand Rapids

Female
51.0% (101,732)
Male
49.0% (97,684)
Gender Grand Rapids MI USA
Female 51.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.2% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
6.0% (11,965)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (13,959)
High School / GED
22.0% (43,871)
Some College
20.0% (39,883)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (15,953)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (49,854)
Master's Degree
9.0% (17,947)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,988)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,994)
Education Grand Rapids MI USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 2.0% 5.0%
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% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 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
8.4% (1,682,352)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (941,198)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (2,320,089)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (1,844,528)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (2,880,003)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.6% (3,914,694)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (2,567,663)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.5% (2,483,049)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (744,027)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (564,092)
Income Grand Rapids MI USA
Less than $10,000 8.4% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.6% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.5% 14.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 5.7% 8.3%

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