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Demographics

People

Total Population3,930
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens15.4%
Employed Population 16+1,922
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married47.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.8%
Median Earnings25+$36,696
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,222
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,524

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,867
% Above Poverty Level93.3%
% Below Poverty Level6.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone23.5%
Median Gross Rent$735
Median House Value$108,600

Ancestry

German25.5%
Irish13.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.8%
English11.7%
Dutch11.7%
Polish10.4%
Italian6.5%
French Except Basque3.4%
Austrian1.7%
Swiss1.5%
Danishn1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Canadian1.1%
Swedish0.8%
Czech0.8%
Welsh0.7%
Ukrainian0.7%
Finnish0.6%
Hungarian0.2%
African0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Maltese0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
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Lowell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kent County
Standard Zip Codes49331
Phone Area Codes616
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.93
Approximate Longitude-85.34

Lowell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGRAND RAPIDS INTL AP
Distance9.5 miles
Jan Temp16 to 29 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 60 F
Annual Precip37.1 inches
StationIONIA 2 SSW
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp14 to 28 F
Apr Temp35 to 55 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 59 F
Annual Precip35.8 inches
StationGREENVILLE 2 NNE
Distance19 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp57 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Belding5,766$48,920
Caledonia1,871$88,417
Clarksville375$58,438
East Grand Rapids11,297$128,704
Freeport462$50,417
Saranac1,232$46,607

Lowell Public Schools

Bushnell Elementary School
700 Elizabeth St
ZIP: 49331
(616) 987-2650
Primary
Total Enrollment 281
Cherry Creek Elementary School
12675 Foreman St
ZIP: 49331
(616) 987-2700
Primary
Total Enrollment 492
Lowell Middle School
750 Foreman St
ZIP: 49331
(616) 987-2800
Middle
Total Enrollment 837
Lowell Senior High School
11700 Vergennes St
ZIP: 49331
(616) 987-2900
High
Total Enrollment 1185
Murray Lake Elementary
3275 Alden Nash Ave Ne
ZIP: 49331
(616) 987-2750
Primary
Total Enrollment 452
Unity Alternative School
300 High St
ZIP: 49331
(616) 987-2524
High
Total Enrollment 26
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