The unemployment rate in Grand Rapids is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Grand Rapids jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Grand Rapids's cost of living is 14.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Grand Rapids, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Itasca county flipped Republican in the last Presidential election, after voting Democratic in the previous four. More Voting Stats
Grand Rapids's population is 11,099 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Grand Rapids is $173,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.5%. Check out the homes in the area
Grand Rapids public schools spend $10,612 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.1 students per teacher in Grand Rapids. More Education