grand rapids Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 8,201 7.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 28,288 26.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 27,129 25.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 28,324 26.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 14,019 13.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 90,491 85.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 35,603 33.6 % 33.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 195,099 - -
19 years old and under 50,105 25.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 81,165 41.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 41,386 21.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 22,443 11.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 152,884 87.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 19,515 11.2 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 1,838 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 33,300 45.5 % 33.5 %
Married 27,267 37.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 2,226 3.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 10,421 14.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 79,948 - -
Occupied Housing Units 73,488 91.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 6,460 8.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 47,061 58.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,103 6.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 8,109 10.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 4,594 5.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,329 4.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,878 3.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 8,781 11.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 93 0.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 4,227 5.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 5,832 7.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 6,885 8.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 9,153 11.4 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 19,550 24.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 29,420 36.8 % 13.0 %
Electric 7,362 9.2 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 218 0.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 63,566 79.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 794 1.0 % 4.1 %
Wood 381 0.5 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 783 1.0 % 0.4 %
None 384 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 134,123 72.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 34,841 18.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 596 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 4,451 2.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 10,452 5.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,857 55,775
Median Family Income 52,162 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 22,351 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 25.81 %
  • Temperature 30.17 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.75 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 40.05
    [CDD] 0
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
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com