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Grand Ledge
  • Suburb of Lansing, MI

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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade C
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Grand Ledge is a suburb of Lansing with a population of 7,792. Grand Ledge is in Eaton County and is one of the best places to live in Michigan. Living in Grand Ledge offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Grand Ledge and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Grand Ledge are above average.

About

About Grand Ledge...
Population
7,792

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$161,300
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$847
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    12.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    38
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    88.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    697
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    50.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    40%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

Working in Grand Ledge

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,368
National
$69,021

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