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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Fruitland Township is located in Michigan with a population of 5,584. Fruitland Township is in Muskegon County. Living in Fruitland Township offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Fruitland Township there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Fruitland Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Fruitland Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$160,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$880
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    14%
  • Own
    86%
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Fruitland Township Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%

Working in Fruitland Township

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$62,703
National
$55,322
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Fruitland Township Reviews

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I love living in the Muskegon area. I currently live two miles from Lake Michigan. It's beautiful here all year long, but fall here is amazing!
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There is so much potential and everyone is moving in the right direction.
There isn't much crime around me.