StatisticWestside ConnectionGrand RapidsMichigan
Population11,538193,8879,986,857
Population density (sq mi)2,1744,362178
Median age45.231.139.5
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a43%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%47%41%
Speak Englishn/a85%91%
Speak Spanishn/a11%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Westside Connection is 50% lower than Grand Rapids
  • The median age in Westside Connection is 45% higher than Grand Rapids
  • In Westside Connection 96.85% of the population is White
  • In Westside Connection 1.33% of the population is Black
  • In Westside Connection 0.21% of the population is Asian

Compare Grand Rapids, MI Demographics

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      Westside Connection population breakdown by race

      RaceWestside ConnectionGrand RapidsMichigan
      White96.85%68.31%78.89%
      Black1.33%19.68%13.89%
      Asian0.21%2.07%2.79%
      American Indian0.20%0.44%0.53%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race1.17%4.74%2.74%
      Other race0.24%4.72%1.12%
      In Westside Connection, 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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      Westside Connection age breakdown

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