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Columbus, OH vs Grand Rapids, MI

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Highlights
- Grand Rapids is 11% more densely populated than Columbus.
- People are 1.9% less likely to be married in Grand Rapids.
- The Median Age is 1.1 years younger in Grand Rapids.

People
 Columbus, OHGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 852,144195,355321,004,407
 770,407190,441308,745,538
 711,470197,800285,036,114
 632,910189,126251,960,433
 34.6%3.3%27.4%
 19.8%-1.2%12.6%
 3,8954,39791
 219443,531,905
 61264,837
 32.231.137.8
 51.3%50.8%50.8%
 48.7%49.2%49.2%
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Columbus, OHGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 7.4%7.4%6.2%
 6.6%6.4%6.4%
 5.5%6.1%6.5%
 3.2%3.5%3.9%
 4.8%5.4%4.1%
 7.0%8.2%5.6%
 20.5%19.4%13.7%
 13.1%11.3%12.7%
 11.9%10.3%13.4%
 5.7%5.6%6.7%
 4.7%5.0%6.0%
 5.8%5.7%8.6%
 2.6%3.4%4.4%
 1.3%2.4%1.9%
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 Race
 Columbus, OHGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 56.8%59.7%61.5%
 27.9%19.1%12.3%
 5.2%2.1%5.3%
 0.1%0.3%0.7%
 0.0%0.0%0.2%
 0.3%0.1%0.2%
 3.7%3.4%2.3%
 6.0%15.3%17.6%
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 Family
 Columbus, OHGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 345,28273,434118,825,921
 184,97840,63378,298,703
 160,30432,80140,527,218
 2.42.562.63
 38.6%37.9%50.2%
 61.4%62.1%49.8%
 36.5%36.2%48.2%
 2.1%1.7%2.0%
 44.7%46.4%33.1%
 4.4%5.2%5.8%
 12.2%10.5%10.9%
 27.3%27.7%31.1%
 34.0%36.1%42.3%
 25.4%23.5%16.3%
 13.3%12.8%10.3%

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Reviews for Columbus    139 Reviews
Juarez Mexico is better than Columbus imho - 5/3/2019
I've lived in both St Louis, USA, and Juarez, Mexico. Let me start out by saying, Columbus does not hold a candle to either city. I first traveled to Columbus... Read More

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Just look past the surface and you'll find a gem - 1/5/2019
I was born in Columbus and grew up in Hilliard. By the time I went to college, I applied only to out of state schools because I wanted adventure and had only known the... Read More

Bland but not awful - 7/23/2018
I moved to Cbus in 2007 from St. Louis. Having been here a sufficient length of time, I can give an unbiased appraisal of the city. First, let me start off by saying... Read More

Reviews for Grand Rapids    57 Reviews
Run! It's horrible. - 3/11/2019
I have lived in the grand rapids area most of my life and I personally hate it, even more so after living else where. There is a strong Calvinist and Christian reformed... Read More

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Depends What you are Looking For - 7/24/2017
I moved here a few years ago and thought it would be the perfect place, everyone kept saying welcome. Then you live here. The size of the city is just about perfect and... Read More

i got to go!!!!!! - 2/19/2016
grand rapids is cool been here 35 yrs and looking to relocate and start... Read More

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ZIPS IN COLUMBUS, OHIO
43228, 43229, 43207, 43232, 43224, 43204, 43235, 43110, 43201, 43219, 31 total
ZIPS IN GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN
49504 49507 49503 49506 49505

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