StatisticGarfield ParkGrand RapidsMichigan
Population density (sq mi)6,1294,362178
Median age27.731.139.5
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a43%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1860%47%41%
Speak Englishn/a85%91%
Speak Spanishn/a11%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Garfield Park is 40% higher than Grand Rapids
  • The median age in Garfield Park is 11% lower than Grand Rapids
  • In Garfield Park 48.03% of the population is White
  • In Garfield Park 26.07% of the population is Black
  • In Garfield Park 0.68% of the population is Asian

Compare Grand Rapids, MI Demographics


      Garfield Park population breakdown by race

      RaceGarfield ParkGrand RapidsMichigan
      American Indian1.03%0.44%0.53%
      Native Hawaiian0.06%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race5.29%4.74%2.74%
      Other race18.85%4.72%1.12%
      In Garfield Park, 15.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Garfield Park age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Garfield Park, Grand Rapids, MI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).