Grand Rapids––a city of 200,000+ on the banks of the Grand River, and a zippy 30-minute drive to Lake Michigan––is Michigan's second-largest city and the epicenter of a vibrant and growing region of over 1.5 million people.
A Furniture design hub, nationally recognized for its deep commitment to brewing craft beer. A breeding ground for life science discovery and technological innovation. A nature lover's paradise and the fastest growing economy in the US. Grand Rapids is making a name for itself on so many fronts. A mid-sized city with "big-city" amenities, Grand Rapids is home to entrepreneurs, a variety of cultural institutions, and you can't go six miles without hitting the crystalline waters of our countless lakes. If you're thinking of moving to Grand Rapids. You're making the right choice.
Recognized as the Wall Street Journal's 2nd best place to live in the Country. Named Forbes Best City for Raising a Family.