big rapids Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 89 2.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 778 24.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,099 34.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 709 22.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 547 17.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,848 88.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,018 31.6 % 31.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 10,543 - -
19 years old and under 3,358 31.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 5,046 47.9 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,383 13.1 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 756 7.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,666 96.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 154 1.5 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 233 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,643 63.6 % 33.2 %
Married 869 20.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 102 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 542 13.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,662 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,077 84.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 585 16.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,385 37.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 128 3.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 366 10.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 591 16.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 370 10.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 292 8.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 227 6.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 303 8.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 432 11.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 577 15.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 515 14.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 388 10.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 423 11.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,013 27.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 518 14.1 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 14 0.4 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 2,399 65.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 56 1.5 % 4.2 %
Wood 30 0.8 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 22 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 38 1.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 9,103 90.5 % 75.7 %
African-American 715 7.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 30 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 198 2.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 14 0.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 25,134 53,657
Median Family Income 43,641 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 12,707 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 68.75 %
  • Temperature 79.64 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.43
    [CDD] 6.15
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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