Grand Haven, MI

Grand Haven profile

Living in Grand Haven

Grand Haven is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 11,011 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Grand Haven is the 106th largest community in Michigan.

Grand Haven real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Grand Haven house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, Grand Haven isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Grand Haven are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grand Haven is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grand Haven who work in office and administrative support (11.01%), management occupations (10.53%), and healthcare (9.21%).

Also of interest is that Grand Haven has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The education level of Grand Haven citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.53% of adults in Grand Haven have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Grand Haven in 2018 was $33,748, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $134,992 for a family of four. However, Grand Haven contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Grand Haven home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grand Haven residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Grand Haven include German, Dutch, English, Irish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Grand Haven is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.