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-Cultural amenities
-Diverse economy
-Attractive downtown


-Cold, cloudy winters
-Some urban decay

What Bert Has To Say About Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area

Grand Rapids is the primary cultural and business hub of western Michigan. Nearby hardwood forests made the city a notable furniture-producing center in the 19th and early 20th centuries. That industry continues today but has transitioned somewhat towards high-tech office furniture, serving as headquarters for such names as Steelcase and Herman Miller. The area is far less vulnerable to the ups and downs of the auto industry than most of Michigan.

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Quick Facts About Grand Rapids-Wyoming

    The unemployment rate in Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area is 3.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area jobs have Increased by 3.21 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area's cost of living is 5.50% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area's population is 1,038,580 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 31.21 percent.
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area is $157,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.70%.
    Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area public schools spend $12,259 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.5 students per teacher in Grand Rapids-Wyoming Metro Area.

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