The unemployment rate in Grand Rapids is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Grand Rapids jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Grand Rapids's cost of living is 16.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July 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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Wood county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Grand Rapids's population is 7,474 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Grand Rapids is $148,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.9%. Check out the homes in the area
Grand Rapids public schools spend $12,330 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Grand Rapids. More Education