Grand Rapids Real Estate Market Overview

Could Grand Rapids, MI be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Grand Rapids. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Grand Rapids s...uch as Wyoming and Kentwood. When you’re ready, Trulia has 514 resale and new homes in Grand Rapids lined up for you, including 17 open houses, and 356 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$162,900

Median Sales Price

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$125

Price Per Sqft

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$1,350

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Grand Rapids show a 16% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Grand Rapids for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $162,900 based on 983 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Grand Rapids was $125, an increase of 15% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Grand Rapids for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $1,350.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Grand Rapids can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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3,686

Counts of Arrest

2,425

Counts of Theft

2,237

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Grand Rapids

There are 100 schools in Grand Rapids.

Elementary Schools
10

Meadow Brook Elementary School

Public, K-4

9

Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center

Charter, K-5

9

Endeavor Elementary

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
10

Plymouth Christian High School

Private, 7-12

9

John Ball Park Zoo School

Public, 6

9

Our Savior Lutheran School

Private, PK-8

High Schools
10

Wellspring Preparatory High School

Charter, 9-12

10

East Grand Rapids High School

Public, 9-12

10

Plymouth Christian High School

Private, 7-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Grand Rapids by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
36%
Single residents
Home owners
66%
Home owners
Median age
34
Median age
Household income
$44,753
Median household income
College educated
36%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Grand Rapids commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
95% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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