Best Places to Live

Grand Rapids, MI

Population: 192,416
LIV
SCORE
607
Experience Grand Rapids

Nicknamed Furniture City, Grand Rapids still houses five of the largest office furniture companies in the world, and the city's economy features prominent sectors in aviation, IT, automotive and health care. It was named one of Livability's Top 10 Cities for Affordable Health Care in 2014. Spectrum Health is the largest employer with 17,000 staffers, and Grand Rapids has many colleges along with an award-winning microbrewery industry.

Grand Rapids, MI Ranking Data

Civic
34
Demographics
64
Economy
54
Education
70
Health
65
Housing
58
Infrastructure
72