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Big Rapids, MI Real Estate

Big Rapids, Michigan is located in Mecosta County. Nearby cities and towns include Stanwood, Hersey, Reed City, Canadian Lakes, Mecosta, Morley, Barryton, Evart, White Cloud, Lakeview, Howard City, Baldwin, Le Roy, and Lake Isabella. Big Rapids is a suburban community with a population of 10,935. The median household income is $20,850. In Big Rapids, 20% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 21% of the households. Half the population of Big Rapids commutes 8 minutes or less to work, with 59% of residents holding white collar jobs and 41% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Big Rapids, MI is 36 years, with 29% of those homes owned, 64% rented, and 7% not occupied. In the previous year, 58 Big Rapids properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Big Rapids in the previous year was $66,559.

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Big Rapids, MI Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Big Rapids, MI
  • 80% Single
  • 20% Married
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married

Male VS. Female

Big Rapids, MI
  • 49% Female
  • 51% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Big Rapids, MI

  • 30
  • 39
  • Big Rapids, MI
  • Michigan

Average Age of Homes in Big Rapids, MI

  • 36
  • 35
  • Big Rapids, MI
  • Michigan

Vacant Homes in Big Rapids, MI

  • 7%
  • 14%
  • Big Rapids, MI
  • Michigan

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $35,012
  • $64,764
  • Big Rapids, MI
  • Michigan

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Big Rapids, MI
  • 29% Owned
  • 64% Rented
  • 60% Owned
  • 26% Rented