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Demographics

People

Total Population2,424
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens21%
Employed Population 16+1,170
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married60.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher35.6%
Median Earnings25+$36,875
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$52,708
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,520
% Above Poverty Level94.3%
% Below Poverty Level5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work5%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone29.2%
Median Gross Rent$673
Median House Value$131,700

Ancestry

German30%
Dutch22.1%
Irish15.9%
English15.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.7%
French Except Basque5.6%
Scottish5.4%
Swedish5.2%
Polish4.7%
Italian3.9%
Norwegian2.7%
Canadian2.2%
Welsh1.2%
Lithuanian0.9%
Hungarian0.9%
Greek0.9%
Finnish0.7%
Austrian0.7%
Czech0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Slovak0.4%
Russian0.4%
Serbian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Macedonian0.1%
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Spring Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ottawa County
Standard Zip Codes49456
Phone Area Codes616
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude43.07
Approximate Longitude-86.19

Spring Lake 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 HAVEN FIRE DEPT
Distance1.2 miles
Jan Temp19 to 30 F
Apr Temp36 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 79 F
Oct Temp43 to 59 F
Annual Precip32.7 inches
StationMONTAGUE 4 NW
Distance29.1 miles
Jan Temp17 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 54 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp41 to 59 F
Annual Precip32.1 inches
StationHESPERIA 4 WNW
Distance35.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp56 to 81 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip34 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ferrysburg2,979$91,115
Fruitport1,374$57,083
Grand Haven10,853$60,058
Muskegon Heights10,792$23,750
Norton Shores24,091$68,179
Roosevelt Park3,813$50,625

Spring Lake Public Libraries

Spring Lake District Library
123 EAST EXCHANGE STREET
Spring Lake, Michigan
(616) 846-5770

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Spring Lake Public Schools

Holmes Elementary School
426 River St
ZIP: 49456
(616) 846-5504
Primary
Total Enrollment 433
Jeffers Elementary School
14429 Leonard Rd
ZIP: 49456
(616) 846-5503
Primary
Total Enrollment 413
Lake Hills Elementary School
18181 Dogwood Dr
ZIP: 49456
(616) 850-5600
Primary
Total Enrollment 275
Spring Lake Alternative Education
345 Hammond St
ZIP: 49456
(616) 847-7587
High
Total Enrollment 37
Spring Lake High School
16140 148th Ave
ZIP: 49456
(616) 846-5501
High
Total Enrollment 797
Spring Lake Intermediate School
345 Hammond St
ZIP: 49456
(616) 846-6845
Middle
Total Enrollment 388
Spring Lake Middle School
345 Hammond St
ZIP: 49456
(616) 846-5502
Middle
Total Enrollment 386
Walden Green Montessori
17339 Roosevelt Rd
ZIP: 49456
(616) 842-4523
Primary
Total Enrollment 164
West Mi Academy Of Arts And Academics
17350 Hazel St
ZIP: 49456
(616) 844-9961
Primary
Total Enrollment 440

Spring Lake Private Schools

St Mary's School
421 E Exchange St
ZIP: 49456
Elementary
Total Enrollment 157
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