Introduction to Ionia, Michigan
The area where the city of Ionia stands now was first settled in the year 1831 by settlers from New York. When the population in the area grew, the people desired incorporation and it was incorporated as a village in 1865. In 1873 Ionia was organized into a city.
Ionia and nearby Attractions
- Hale Park
- Harper Park
- Jackson Street Tennis Courts
- McCann Park
- Robinson Park
- Shattuck Park
Things To Do In Ionia
There are many lovely parks in the city. The recreation department of organizes a variety of programs for kids, youths and adults. The city is also dotted with many good restaurants and bars.
Gerald R. Ford International Airport is close to the city.
Ionia Higher Education
Some of the colleges situated nearby are Calvin College, Aquinas College and Grand Rapids Community College.