Fruitport, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,128 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.4%
 
Males: 550  (48.8%)
Females: 578  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

41.6 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49415.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,333 (it was $48,125 in 2000)
Fruitport:

$62,333
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,418 (it was $22,364 in 2000)

Fruitport village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $139,220 (it was $98,000 in 2000)
Fruitport:

$139,220
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $144,459; detached houses: $151,889; townhouses or other attached units: $166,898; in 2-unit structures: $143,117; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $66,147; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $252,877; mobile homes: $32,800

Median gross rent in 2017: $723.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fruitport: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.5%
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  • Races in Fruitport, MI (2010)
    • 1,03794.9%White alone
    • 222.0%Hispanic
    • 161.5%Black alone
    • 111.0%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Asian alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Fruitport, Michigan as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fruitport is 55 to 1.


Crime rates in Fruitport by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(275.0)
2
(184.5)
6
(555.6)
2
(186.0)
3
(279.1)
3
(283.6)
6
(551.5)
10
(917.4)
3
(271.7)
10
(903.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(91.7)
5
(461.3)
8
(740.7)
7
(651.2)
6
(558.1)
3
(283.6)
2
(183.8)
7
(642.2)
11
(996.4)
4
(361.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
29
(2,658)
27
(2,491)
27
(2,500)
6
(558.1)
14
(1,302)
7
(661.6)
14
(1,287)
17
(1,560)
10
(905.8)
9
(813.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
62
(5,683)
66
(6,089)
45
(4,167)
47
(4,372)
39
(3,628)
51
(4,820)
62
(5,699)
31
(2,844)
39
(3,533)
46
(4,155)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
600
(54,995)
673
(62,085)
711
(65,833)
511
(47,535)
511
(47,535)
703
(66,446)
605
(55,607)
491
(45,046)
539
(48,822)
587
(53,026)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
19
(1,742)
14
(1,292)
18
(1,667)
8
(744.2)
18
(1,674)
14
(1,323)
12
(1,103)
12
(1,101)
14
(1,268)
10
(903.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(91.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(92.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(186.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(183.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(90.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)3516.03797.04225.02722.82940.53545.43465.13327.52999.13477.9

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City-data.com crime index in Fruitport, MI

Crime rate in Fruitport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.23
Michigan average:

1.90
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Ancestries: Dutch (24.7%), German (17.2%), American (11.1%), French (6.9%), English (6.3%), Norwegian (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 625 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 1,202 people per square mile   (low).

Fruitport, Michigan map

13 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.2%
Michigan:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,849 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,137 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (27.7 miles , pop. 197,800).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (91.0 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (118.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Spring Lake, MI (2.0 miles ),
Ferrysburg, MI (2.0 miles ),
Grand Haven, MI (2.4 miles ),
Norton Shores, MI (2.5 miles ),
Muskegon Heights, MI (2.6 miles ),
Roosevelt Park, MI (2.8 miles ),
Muskegon, MI (2.9 miles ),
Wolf Lake, MI (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 43.13 N, Longitude: 86.16 W

Area code: 231

Distribution of median household income in Fruitport, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fruitport, MI in 2017
Fruitport satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +30 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in Fruitport, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (9.0%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.7%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.7%)
  • Machinery (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (11.6%)
  • Construction (10.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.0%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Machinery (5.8%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.8%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Fruitport, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.9%)
  • Child care workers (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)

Average climate in Fruitport, Michigan

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Fruitport, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.1. This is about average.

City:

77.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.452. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.452
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

33.3
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0132. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0132
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Fruitport-area historical tornado activity is below Michigan state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the Fruitport village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the village center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fruitport-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 335.7 miles away from Fruitport center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 276.2 miles away from Fruitport 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 315.6 miles away from Fruitport 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 311.1 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 201.3 miles away from Fruitport 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 359.6 miles away from Fruitport 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 Muskegon County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fruitport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fruitport:

  • NORTH OTTAWA IN HOME CARE NURS (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SPRING LAKE, MI)
  • NORTH OTTAWA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SPRING LAKE, MI)
  • RIVERSIDE NURSING CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GRAND HAVEN, MI)
  • SANCTUARY AT THE SHORE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GRAND HAVEN, MI)
  • MERCY HEALTH PARTNERS, MERCY CAMPUS Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; MUSKEGON, MI)
  • DAVITA - GRAND HAVEN (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; GRAND HAVEN, MI)
  • SANCTUARY AT MCAULEY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MUSKEGON, MI)

Airports located in Fruitport:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fruitport:

  • Baker College of Muskegon (about 9 miles; Muskegon, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,293)
  • Muskegon Community College (about 9 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,310)
  • Grand Valley State University (about 18 miles; Allendale, MI; FT enrollment: 21,982)
  • Hope College (about 24 miles; Holland, MI; FT enrollment: 3,535)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 28 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,296)
  • Cornerstone University (about 31 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Calvin College (about 32 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)

Public high schools in Fruitport:

Private high school in Fruitport:

  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 203, Location: 5873 KENDRA RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fruitport:

  • FRUITPORT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 760, Location: 3113 PONTALUNA RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • EDGEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 3255 PONTALUNA RD, Grades: PK-5)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Fruitport District Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Fruitport include: Bethel Baptist Church (A), Calvary Temple of Faith (B), Word of Hope Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creeks: Willow Hill Creek (A), Norris Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Fruitport: Pomona Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

  • FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP (Population served: 9,355, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

70.9%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
6 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Fruitport (2011 data):

  • Fifth Third Bank: Fruitport Branch at 50 North Park, branch established on 1956/04/10. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Fruitport:

Marital status in Fruitport, MI
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

For population 25 years and over in Fruitport:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fruitport
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fruitport, MI (based on Muskegon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,063105
Mainline Protestant14,05149
Catholic13,68711
Black Protestant3,31411
Other2,46410
Orthodox3501
None120,259-
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: 24
Muskegon County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Here:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Muskegon County:

3.10 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 117
This county:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Muskegon County:

10.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.5%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.2%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.0%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fruitport:

39.7%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fruitport:

23.5%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fruitport:

11.9%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

51.6%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.2%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fruitport, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 2$120$7200$0
Other and Unallocable 2$4,779$28,6740$0
Parks and Recreation 1$487$5,8440$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,115
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$773
Totals for Government 5$5,386$12,9268$1,888

Fruitport government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $277,000 ($245.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000 ($48.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $34,000 ($30.14)
    Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($25.71)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($16.84)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($7.09)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $93,000 ($82.45)

Fruitport government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $59,000 ($52.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $26,000 ($23.05)
    General Revenue - Other: $24,000 ($21.28)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $103,000 ($91.31)
    General Local Government Support: $84,000 ($74.47)
  • Tax - Property: $174,000 ($154.26)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $11,000 ($9.75)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.89)

Fruitport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $401,000 ($355.50)

4.51% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,909 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Ottawa County, MI  1.22% ($52,859 average AGI)
from Kent County, MI  0.68% ($59,666)
from Oceana County, MI  0.32% ($43,150)


4.47% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,110 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.47%
Michigan average:

5.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ottawa County, MI  1.04% ($49,258 average AGI)
to Kent County, MI  0.72% ($36,370)
to Oceana County, MI  0.27% ($36,093)
Businesses in Fruitport, MI
NameCountNameCount
KFC1Subway1
McDonald's1Taco Bell1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fruitport:

  • WMHG (1600 AM; 5 kW; MUSKEGON, MI)
  • WGVS (850 AM; 1 kW; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • 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)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGHN (1370 AM; 1 kW; GRAND HAVEN, MI; Owner: WGHN, INC.)
  • WMUS (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMJH (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; ROCKFORD, MI)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fruitport:

  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMUS-FM (106.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGHN-FM (92.1 FM; GRAND HAVEN, MI; Owner: WGHN, INC.)
  • WLCS (98.3 FM; NORTH MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMRR (101.7 FM; MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W215AS (90.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WSHZ (107.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WCXT (105.3 FM; HART, MI; Owner: WATERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGNB (89.3 FM; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WEFG-FM (97.5 FM; WHITEHALL, MI; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WGVS-FM (95.3 FM; WHITEHALL, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WBFX (101.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: FURNITURE CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBLV (90.3 FM; TWIN LAKE, MI; Owner: BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP, INC.)
  • WVTI (96.1 FM; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSHN-FM (100.1 FM; HOLTON, MI; Owner: NOORDYK BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fruitport:

  • WOMS-CA (Channel 29; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W67DN (Channel 67; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WZZM-TV (Channel 13; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS CORP. OF OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • WTLJ (Channel 54; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WGVU-TV (Channel 35; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMKG-LP (Channel 38; NORTON SHORES, MI; Owner: KELLEY ENTERPRISES)
  • WUHQ-LP (Channel 29; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WXSP-CA (Channel 15; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W48CL (Channel 48; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Fruitport, Michigan
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents39
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Michigan average
  • Fatal accident count10945
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16751
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3904
  • Fatalities12098
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents28774
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents891
See more detailed statistics of Fruitport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 55Number of bridges
  • 489ft / 149mTotal length
  • $1,643,000Total costs
  • 490,051Total average daily traffic
  • 37,895Total average daily truck traffic
  • 459,767Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fruitport, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21910-1919
  • 91930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 201960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 51990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fruitport, MI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fruitport)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Lat: 43.125028 Lon: -86.157000, Call Sign: KNIP592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.812 MHz, 457.887 MHz, Grant Date: 01/24/2014, Expiration Date: 03/20/2024, Registrant: Midcom Service, 2131 East Laketon, Muskegon, MI 49442, Phone: (231) 773-3107, Fax: (231) 767-2244, Email:
  • 14638 Apple Dr (Lat: 43.114194 Lon: -86.154222), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPKZ432,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.800 MHz, 462.275 MHz, 464.450 MHz, 463.475 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2012, Expiration Date: 10/17/2022, Certifier: Craig Ponaty, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • 5245 E Mount Garfield Rd (Lat: 43.148083 Lon: -86.115889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.4 m, Call Sign: KKQ277,
    Assigned Frequencies: 150.890 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/2014, Expiration Date: 05/18/2024, Registrant: Baxters Towing & Storage Inc., 5333 Airline Road, Muskegon, MI 49444-8712, Phone: (231) 865-3731, Fax: (231) 865-7023, Email:
  • 5644 Airline Rd (Lat: 43.150861 Lon: -86.165611), Call Sign: WQFB627,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.712 MHz, Grant Date: 06/08/2006, Expiration Date: 06/08/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2016, Certifier: Wanda Korson, Registrant: Midcom Services, 2131 E Laketin Ave, Muskegon, MI 49442, Phone: (231) 773-3107
  • Lat: 43.112528 Lon: -86.151667, Call Sign: WQXN648,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.475 MHz, 456.475 MHz, 464.125 MHz, 466.925 MHz, 469.125 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/2016, Expiration Date: 04/25/2026, Certifier: Jon Prause, Registrant: Tele-Rad, Inc., 2306 Clyde Park, Sw, Grand Rapids, MI 49509, Phone: (616) 452-9681, Fax: (616) 243-9145, Email:
  • Lat: 43.132611 Lon: -86.172083, Call Sign: WQXX636,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.037 MHz, 457.037 MHz, Grant Date: 07/07/2016, Expiration Date: 07/07/2026, Certifier: Tammy Arnouts, Registrant: Midcom Service, 2131 East Laketon, Muskegon, MI 49442, Phone: (231) 773-3107, Fax: (231) 767-2244, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • ALLTEL GR45, Fruitport Cell Site (Lat: 43.115000 Lon: -86.107778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 76.8 m, Call Sign: WQQM465,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2013, Expiration Date: 01/25/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • DE33IP555, Fruitport Cell Site (Lat: 43.115000 Lon: -86.107778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 76.8 m, Call Sign: WQQN468,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 02/01/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • FRTPRT 1531, Fruitport Cell Site (Lat: 43.115000 Lon: -86.107778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 76.8 m, Call Sign: WQUS744,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11095.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2014, Expiration Date: 09/30/2024, Certifier: Steven A Regitz, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fruitport)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 16011 , Serial Number: 15073409, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 04/17/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 11/06/2018
    Registrant (Individual): David W Alman, 13474 Hickory Rd, Fruitport, MI 49415
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 201AU , Serial Number: 24-0418, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 08/12/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce L Mccabe, 5902 E Summit Ave, Fruitport, MI 49415
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 27460 , Serial Number: 2102, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 09/07/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 10/29/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Carleton Jr Wright, 4703 Cloverville Rd, Fruitport, MI 49415
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 58FA , Serial Number: 55255, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 03/13/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael C Alman, 18595 Meink Rd, Fruitport, MI 49415, Other Owners: Carol L Alman
  • 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: 6397P , Serial Number: 24-1507, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 07/24/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas A Leonard, 3075 S Hilton Park Rd, Fruitport, MI 49415
  • Aircraft: LEE VIRGIL KITFOX III (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 94VL , Serial Number: 923, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 06/01/1995, Certificate Issue Date: 05/06/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Gordon E Lee, 4273 Jensen Rd, Fruitport, MI 49415
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 100 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2958T , Serial Number: 080, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 03/16/2005
    Registrant (Partnership): Michael C Alman, 18595 Mienk Dr, Fruitport, MI 49415, Other Owners: Stephen A Martin
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/28/2017

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$143,5902$110,27510$131,9611$49,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$167,7800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$125,5230$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$102,1950$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0028.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$68,740
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0028.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fruitport, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fruitport, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 12. The highest number of reported fires - 18 took place in 2015, and the least - 5 in 2010. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Fruitport, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (75.0%), and Outside Fires (11.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fruitport, MI
    • 15075.0%Structure Fires
    • 2211.0%Outside Fires
    • 189.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 105.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fruitport, MI
Most common first names in Fruitport, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3375.5 years
William2672.2 years
Robert2473.7 years
James1964.5 years
Charles1872.8 years
George1674.4 years
Mary1577.3 years
Edward1469.1 years
Dorothy1379.2 years
Margaret1380.8 years
Most common last names in Fruitport, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2374.6 years
Smith1166.4 years
Brown873.1 years
Johnston879.2 years
Peterson780.8 years
Anderson782.5 years
Schultz680.5 years
Kotecki678.1 years
Cooley679.3 years
Cooper673.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fruitport, MI
  • 96.0%Utility gas
  • 4.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fruitport, MI
  • 95.2%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Electricity


Fruitport compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Fruitport on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #93 (49415) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Dutch first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 6 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 32 patent applications in 2008-2020.