The unemployment rate in Grand Rapids is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Grand Rapids jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Grand Rapids's cost of living is 13.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Grand Rapids, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Wood county voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats
Grand Rapids's population is 948 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 9.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 26.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Grand Rapids is $153,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Grand Rapids public schools spend $15,606 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.2 students per teacher in Grand Rapids. More Education