Allendale, Michigan

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 17,579. Population change since 2000: +52.1%
Males: 8,279  (47.1%)
Females: 9,300  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  21.6 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49401, 49417, 49460.

Allendale Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,401 (it was $46,671 in 2000)
Allendale:

$49,401
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,782 (it was $14,580 in 2000)

Allendale CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $155,581 (it was $117,400 in 2000)
Allendale:

$155,581
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $150,978; Detached houses: $165,171; Townhouses or other attached units: $180,543; In 2-unit structures: $502,974; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $95,058; Mobile homes: $31,923

Median gross rent in 2013: $822.

Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 30,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Allendale, MI (2013)

    Allendale races chart
    • 16,31889.2%White alone
    • 9445.2%Hispanic
    • 4612.5%Black alone
    • 2531.4%Two or more races
    • 2411.3%Asian alone
    • 130.07%American Indian alone
    • 80.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Allendale detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Allendale: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Allendale, MI forum
Recent posts about Allendale, Michigan on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users. Allendale is mentioned 117 times on our forum:
Allendale- Sellers market?  (12 replies)
How is the commute from Allendale to Downtown GR?  (4 replies)
Sorry...but I LOVE this weather!  (59 replies)
Pet groomer near Allendale for extremely timid dog?  (1 reply)
Apartment units proposed or under construction.  (69 replies)
Catholic Elementary schools  (15 replies)

Latest news from Allendale, MI collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (20.7%), Dutch (19.0%), Irish (10.3%), Polish (6.8%), English (6.1%), United States (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 650 feet

Land area: 22.8 square miles.

Population density: 770 people per square mile   (low).

Allendale,MI real estate house value index trend

Allendale, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Allendale:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Allendale CDP:

  • Never married: 62.7%
  • Now married: 30.7%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 1.4%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

536 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 0.8% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This place:

2.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Allendale, Michigan as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Allendale to the number of sex offenders is 1,953 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,061 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,161 (1.5%)

Allendale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wyoming, MI (13.7 miles , pop. 69,368).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (101.8 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (118.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Coopersville, MI (2.4 miles ), Jenison, MI (2.8 miles ), Hudsonville, MI (3.0 miles ), Walker, MI (3.2 miles ), Grandville, MI (3.3 miles ), Zeeland, MI (3.5 miles ), Wyoming, MI (3.7 miles ), Spring Lake, MI (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 42.98 N, Longitude: 85.94 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,967 (-10.8%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,525 (28.2%)

Area code: 616

Allendale household income distribution Allendale home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Allendale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Allendale, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Allendale, Michigan average temperatures Allendale, Michigan average precipitation Allendale, Michigan humidity Allendale, Michigan wind speed Allendale, Michigan snowfall Allendale, Michigan sunshine Allendale, Michigan clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Allendale-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Michigan state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.8 miles away from the Allendale place center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the place center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Allendale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 329.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 262.7 miles away from Allendale center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 302.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 187.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 305.2 miles away from Allendale center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 346.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ottawa County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Allendale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Allendale:

  • ALLENDALE NURSING AND REHABILITATION COMMUNITY (11007 RADCLIFF DR)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Allendale:

  • METRON OF LAMONT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LAMONT, MI)
  • BEACON LIGHT CHRISTIAN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARNE, MI)
  • BIRCHWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARNE, MI)
  • LAURELS OF HUDSONVILLE (THE) (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HUDSONVILLE, MI)
  • SUNSET HOME SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; JENISON, MI)
  • BROOKCREST (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GRANDVILLE, MI)
  • COVENANT VILLAGE OF THE GREAT LAKES (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GRAND RAPIDS, MI)

Airports located in Allendale:

Amtrak stations near Allendale:

  • 14 miles: GRAND RAPIDS (MARKET & WEALTHY STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: HOLLAND (171 LINCOLN AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

College/University in Allendale:

  • Grand Valley State University (Full-time enrollment: 21,982; Location: 1 Campus Dr; Public; Website: www.gvsu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Allendale:

  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 15 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; Full-time enrollment: 11,296)
  • Hope College (about 16 miles; Holland, MI; FT enrollment: 3,535)
  • Cornerstone University (about 18 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Calvin College (about 19 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)
  • Baker College of Muskegon (about 23 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,293)
  • Muskegon Community College (about 23 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,310)
  • Davenport University (about 23 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)

Public high schools in Allendale:

Public elementary/middle schools in Allendale:

Private elementary/middle school in Allendale:

  • ALLENDALE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 202; Location: 11050 64TH AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Allendale

Library in Allendale:

  • ALLENDALE TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $219,656; Location: 6175 LIBRARY LANE; 44,748 books; 2,556 audio materials; 1,364 video materials; 87 print serial subscriptions)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Allendale: Meadows Golf Club (A), River Pines RV Park and Campground (B), Allendale Township Fire Department (C), Allendale Township Library (D), South Utilities Building (E), Glenn A Niemeyer East Living Center (F), Glenn A Niemeyer Honors Hall (G), Glenn A Niemeyer West Living Center (H), Mark A Murray Living Center (I), Ronald F VanSteeland Living Center (J), Laker Village Apartments (K), Performing Arts Center (L), Cook Carillon Tower (M), Russel H Kirkhof Center (N), Cook-DeWitt Center (O), Calder Residence (P), Alexander Calder Fine Arts Center (Q), AuSable Hall (R), Lake Huron Hall (S), Seidman House (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Allendale include: Lighthouse Community Church (A), Allendale Wesleyan Church (B), Allendale Baptist Church (C), Christian Reformed Church (D), Allendale United Reformed Church (E), Spring Valley Community Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Allendale Township Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers and creeks: Bass River (A), Ottawa Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Allendale include: VanSteeland Arboretum (1), Blending Landing Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Engine House No 5 (Museums; 6620 Lake Michigan Drive) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Ottawa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 89.5. This is worse than average.

City:

89.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.279. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.279
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 14.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.705. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.705
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00617. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00617
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Allendale that have no violations reported:

  • ALLENDALE TOWNSHIP (Population served: 17,543, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.0%
(28.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.3% for Black residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.6% for other race residents, 25.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  57.3%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Allendale in 2010:

  • 3,644 people in college/university student housing
  • 53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Allendale in 2000:

  • 2,969 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 57 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill

Allendale, Michigan environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Allendale compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Allendale (2011 data):

  • The Huntington National Bank: Allendale Branch, Allendale Branch, Allendale Branch, Allendale Branch. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Allendale Branch at 5111 Lake Michigan Drive, branch established on 2008/12/15. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Macatawa Bank: Allendale Branch at 6299 Lake Michigan Drive, branch established on 1998/07/15. Info updated 2011/07/20: Bank assets: $1,506.0 mil, Deposits: $1,225.8 mil, headquarters in Holland, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 30 total offices, Holding Company: Macatawa Bank Corporation
  • Chemical Bank: Allendale Branch at 5980 Lake Michigan Drive, branch established on 1998/11/01. Info updated 2010/07/30: Bank assets: $5,331.9 mil, Deposits: $4,367.1 mil, headquarters in Midland, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 146 total offices, Holding Company: Chemical Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Michigan average:

11.0

Allendale travel time to work - commute Allendale mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Allendale CDP (based on Ottawa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant71,034194
Mainline Protestant41,59764
Catholic24,71011
Other1,84512
None124,615-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 35
Ottawa County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Ottawa County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
Ottawa County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 134
Here:

5.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.3%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Ottawa County:

26.1%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.7%
State:

13.4%

5.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($101 average AGI)
Ottawa County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kent County, MI  1.83% ($51,397 average AGI)
from Allegan County, MI  0.62% ($30,361)
from Muskegon County, MI  0.61% ($33,127)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($408 average AGI)
Ottawa County:

0.06%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kent County, MI  2.02% ($34,430 average AGI)
to Muskegon County, MI  0.53% ($30,366)
to Allegan County, MI  0.51% ($35,136)

Strongest AM radio stations in Allendale:

  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: LANSER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMFN (640 AM; 1 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMJH (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; ROCKFORD, MI)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY B OF C)
  • WMHG (1600 AM; 5 kW; MUSKEGON, MI)
  • WJNZ (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GOODRICH RADIO, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WBBL (1340 AM; 1 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTKG (1230 AM; 1 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Allendale:

  • WGVU-FM (88.5 FM; ALLENDALE, MI; Owner: BD OF CONTROL,GRAND VALLEY ST UNIV.)
  • WKLQ (94.5 FM; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGNB (89.3 FM; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WVTI (96.1 FM; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: FURNITURE CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTRV (100.5 FM; WALKER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • W214AY (90.7 FM; WALKER, MI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WBFX (101.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJQK (99.3 FM; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: BEACON BC/ING CO. OF WEST MICHIGAN)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY.)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMUS-FM (106.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP)
  • WLAV-FM (96.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)

TV broadcast stations around Allendale:

  • WTLJ (Channel 54; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WGVU-TV (Channel 35; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WUHQ-LP (Channel 29; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WZZM-TV (Channel 13; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS CORP. OF OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • WXSP-CA (Channel 15; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W48CL (Channel 48; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOMS-CA (Channel 29; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W67DN (Channel 67; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WOGC-CA (Channel 25; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W44BQ (Channel 44; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WOHO-CA (Channel 33; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W19BA (Channel 19; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOLP-CA (Channel 27; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


Allendale fatal accident list:

Mar 17, 2012 11:30 AM, Sr-45, 88th Ave, Lat: 42.97201, Lon: -86.00398, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 8, 2012 09:04 PM, Cr-56th Ave, Lat: 42.96629, Lon: -85.92418, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 22, 2009 00:25 AM, 96th, Lat: 42.95017, Lon: -86.02327, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 2008 03:30 AM, Sr-45, Lat: 42.97222, Lon: -85.96774, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Allendale)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Allendale, MI)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Allendale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3873Q , Serial Number: 17259973, Year manufactured: 1971
    Registrant (Individual): William Rex Buttars, 6101 Lake Michigan Dr Apt B216, Allendale, MI 49401
  • Aircraft: BEYER WALTER A GN1 AIR CAMPER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145A SERIES (55 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 51776 , Serial Number: 1, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Peter J Steinbacher, 6041 Groen Ct, Allendale, MI 49401
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5643P , Serial Number: 24-713, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Robert L Feenstra, 7075 Warner St, Allendale, MI 49401
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6044R , Serial Number: 17253713, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 10/30/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Donald R Damuth, 10728 Tallpine Ln, Allendale, MI 49401
  • Aircraft: TANNER HOMEBUILT (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 99PY , Serial Number: 99PY, Year manufactured: 1975
    Registrant (Individual): Norman J Tanner, 6955 Lk Mi Dr, Allendale, MI 49401

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$133,79736$127,477249$136,8918$35,0235$147,3885$40,658
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$146,0006$85,98820$145,5212$53,0900$03$27,427
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$134,7207$94,14961$159,1243$71,5232$77,5003$61,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$109,2442$123,19038$139,6181$12,7300$01$157,460
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$134,77511$175,8110$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0233.00 , 0234.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$151,10615$154,363
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$161,3805$211,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$295,1003$144,823
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0233.00 , 0234.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 33
  • Hazardous Condition: 13
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Allendale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Allendale, MI
Most common first names in Allendale, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3082.8 years
Robert1972.1 years
Mary1880.4 years
William1877.2 years
Henry1276.8 years
Jennie1079.5 years
Grace1082.7 years
Peter984.8 years
Gerrit981.7 years
Gertrude978.6 years
Most common last names in Allendale, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kraker1682.3 years
Potgeter1379.8 years
Lemmen975.9 years
Knoper978.6 years
Hovingh873.2 years
Gemmen881.7 years
Rotman785.9 years
Zylstra772.6 years
Wolbrink683.0 years
Baker683.7 years
Businesses in Allendale, MI
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
Dairy Queen1Sleep Inn1
FedEx1Subway2
Goodwill1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS2
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens1
McDonald's1

Allendale on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #71 (49460) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Dutch first ancestries"
  • #72 (49460) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Serbian first ancestries"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Patrick E. Eddy (17)
  • Eric S. Deuel (16)
  • Ryan S. Brill (7)
  • Brian Malkowski (5)
  • Kristopher R. Green (5)
  • John D. Spencer (4)
  • Gary A. Brouwers (4)
  • Bradley R. Hamlin (3)
  • Joe Matecki (2)
  • Marc Richard Spetoskey (2)

Total of 96 patent applications in 2008-2015.