StatisticSouth East EndGrand RapidsMichigan
Population density (sq mi)2,8934,362178
Median age31.831.139.5
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a43%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%47%41%
Speak Englishn/a85%91%
Speak Spanishn/a11%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in South East End is 34% lower than Grand Rapids
  • The median age in South East End is 2% higher than Grand Rapids
  • In South East End 57.04% of the population is White
  • In South East End 36.81% of the population is Black
  • In South East End 1.28% of the population is Asian

Compare Grand Rapids, MI Demographics


      South East End population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth East EndGrand RapidsMichigan
      American Indian0.02%0.44%0.53%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race3.96%4.74%2.74%
      Other race0.89%4.72%1.12%
      In South East End, 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

      South East End age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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