StatisticWest GrandGrand RapidsMichigan
Population16,104193,8879,986,857
Population density (sq mi)5,1354,362178
Median age31.131.139.5
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a43%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%47%41%
Speak Englishn/a85%91%
Speak Spanishn/a11%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Grand is 18% higher than Grand Rapids
  • The median age in West Grand is equal to Grand Rapids
  • In West Grand 74.84% of the population is White
  • In West Grand 8.66% of the population is Black
  • In West Grand 1.08% of the population is Asian

Compare Grand Rapids, MI Demographics

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      West Grand population breakdown by race

      RaceWest GrandGrand RapidsMichigan
      White74.84%68.31%78.89%
      Black8.66%19.68%13.89%
      Asian1.08%2.07%2.79%
      American Indian1.22%0.44%0.53%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race7.70%4.74%2.74%
      Other race6.50%4.72%1.12%
      In West Grand, 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.

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      West Grand age breakdown

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