Living in Grand Haven, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Grand Haven SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Grand Haven, MI Crime Report

194
Total Crimes
1,766.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.23%
Below National Average

Grand Haven, MI Cost Of Living

88
Grand Haven's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Grand Haven, Michigan Info Snack

Grand Haven is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Ottawa County. Grand Haven is located on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Grand River, for which it is named. As of the 2010 census, Grand Haven had a population of 10,412. It is part of the Grand Rapids Metropolitan Area, which had a population of 1,027,703 in 2014. The city is home to the Grand Haven Memorial Airpark (3GM) and is located just north of Grand Haven Charter Township.
Population
10,974
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
9.3%
Median Home
$142,200
Median Income
$55,636
Median Rent
$769

Grand Haven, MI Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Grand Haven in Michigan

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Map Of Grand Haven, MI

Population over time in Grand Haven

Year Population % Change
2017 10,974 0.4%
2016 10,929 0.7%
2015 10,853 0.3%
2014 10,819 1.2%
2013 10,687 0.9%
2012 10,594 0.5%
2011 10,541 -0.3%
2010 10,569 -0.7%
2009 10,640 -
Crime/100k Grand Haven MI USA
Violent Crime 191.2 449.4 368.9
Murder 9.1 5.5 5.0
Robbery 0.0 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 100.1 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 1575.0 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 191.2 316.6 376.0
Larceny 1301.9 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 81.9 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Haven

White
95.1% (10,440)
African American
0.2% (18)
American Indian
0.7% (76)
Asian
1.0% (107)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (117)
Hispanic
2.0% (216)
Race Grand Haven MI USA
White 95.1% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 0.2% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.0% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Grand Haven, Michigan

Less than $10,000
2.9% (31,289)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (44,796)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (154,874)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (113,904)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (140,242)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.8% (250,094)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (110,527)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.8% (140,467)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.2% (57,402)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (53,800)
Income Grand Haven MI USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.8% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.8% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.2% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Grand Haven

Female
52.6% (5,773)
Male
47.4% (5,200)
Gender Grand Haven MI USA
Female 52.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grand Haven for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (438)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (438)
High School / GED
25.0% (2,743)
Some College
20.0% (2,194)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,207)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (2,524)
Master's Degree
9.0% (987)
Professional Degree
2.0% (219)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (219)
Education Grand Haven MI USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Grand Haven

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

It is such a nice little beach town on Lake Michigan. Only a 2, 2.5 hour drive from Metro Detroit and makes you feel like you're on vacation.

The nice beach, water and little downtown. The only bad thing was that it was really crowded.

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