Fruitport, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 1,104 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.8%
 
Males: 558  (50.6%)
Females: 546  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  47.5 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49415.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,339 (it was $48,125 in 2000)
Fruitport:

$48,339
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,537 (it was $22,364 in 2000)

Fruitport village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $113,648 (it was $98,000 in 2000)
Fruitport:

$113,648
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $122,837; Detached houses: $129,700; Townhouses or other attached units: $145,875; In 2-unit structures: $53,717; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $135,636; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $197,823; Mobile homes: $28,779

Median gross rent in 2013: $661.

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  • Races in Fruitport, MI (2010)

    Fruitport races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fruitport: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (17.5%), Dutch (13.2%), English (10.5%), Irish (8.1%), Polish (6.1%), French (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 625 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 1,176 people per square mile   (low).

Fruitport,MI real estate house value index trend

Fruitport, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Fruitport:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fruitport village:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 15.8%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Fruitport, Michigan as of July 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Fruitport to the number of sex offenders is 52 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,899 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,489 (1.5%)

Fruitport satellite photo by USGS

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

Fruitport household income distribution Fruitport home values distribution

Crime rates in Fruitport by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 3262336103
per 100,000 275.0184.5555.6186.0279.1283.6551.5917.4271.7
Robberies 1587632711
per 100,000 91.7461.3740.7651.2558.1283.6183.8642.2996.4
Assaults 2927276147141710
per 100,000 2,658.12,490.82,500.0558.11,302.3661.61,286.81,559.6905.8
Burglaries 626645473951623139
per 100,000 5,682.96,088.64,166.74,372.13,627.94,820.45,698.52,844.03,532.6
Thefts 600673711511511703605491539
per 100,000 54,995.462,084.965,833.347,534.947,534.966,446.155,606.645,045.948,822.5
Auto thefts 19141881814121214
per 100,000 1,741.51,291.51,666.7744.21,674.41,323.31,102.91,100.91,268.1
Arson 101020201
per 100,000 91.70.092.60.0186.00.0183.80.090.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 279.1) 3659.83952.34397.72834.13060.73690.33606.73463.63121.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Fruitport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.15
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +30 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Fruitport, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 the city 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 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 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 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 Muskegon County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, 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)
See full list of schools located in Fruitport

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 77.3. This is about average.

City:

77.3
U.S.:

74.7

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.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 19.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.25
U.S.:

9.35

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

City:

0.0132
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.4%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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

Fruitport, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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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

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

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

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Religion statistics for Fruitport village (based on Muskegon County data)

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.
State:

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

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.
State:

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

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Muskegon County:

30.5%
Michigan:

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

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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,115
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$773
Streets and Highways 2$120$7200$0
Parks and Recreation 1$487$5,8440$0
Other and Unallocable 2$4,779$28,6740$0
Totals for Government 5$5,386$12,9268$1,888

Fruitport government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $232,000 ($210.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($40.76)
    Central Staff Services: $20,000 ($18.12)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($15.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($15.40)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($10.87)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($9.06)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.91)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.91)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.91)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $72,000 ($65.22)
    General - Other: $52,000 ($47.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $33,000 ($29.89)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $82,000 ($74.28)

Fruitport government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($40.76)
    All Other: $3,000 ($2.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $23,000 ($20.83)
    General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($15.40)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($8.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $117,000 ($105.98)
    Highways: $107,000 ($96.92)
  • Tax - Property: $167,000 ($151.27)
    NEC: $6,000 ($5.43)

Fruitport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $283,000 ($256.34)

3.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,698 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($124 average AGI)
Muskegon County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ottawa County, MI  0.84% ($30,366 average AGI)
from Kent County, MI  0.42% ($31,570)
from Oceana County, MI  0.26% ($25,457)


4.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($320 average AGI)
Muskegon County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ottawa County, MI  0.96% ($33,127 average AGI)
to Kent County, MI  0.62% ($29,220)
to Oceana County, MI  0.21% ($34,366)

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 count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:3
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents35
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Michigan average
  • Fatal accident count151
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents235
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons55
  • Fatalities162
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents403
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents28
See more detailed statistics of Fruitport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 46Number of bridges
  • 164m538ftTotal length
  • $1,650,000Total costs
  • 361,880Total average daily traffic
  • 33,344Total average daily truck traffic
  • 412,353Total future (year 1977) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21910-1919
  • 91930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 151960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 51990-1999
  • 52000-2009
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:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/2014, Expiration Date: 05/18/2024Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/2006, Expiration Date: 06/08/2016, Certifier: Wanda KorsonRegistrant: Midcom Services, 2131 E Laketin Ave, Muskegon, MI 49442, Phone: (231) 773-3107

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2013, Expiration Date: 01/25/2023, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave, 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, 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 MHzGrant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 02/01/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 09/30/2014, Expiration Date: 09/30/2024, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fruitport)
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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - Fruitport

See full 2006 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (96%)
  • Electricity (4%)
Businesses in Fruitport, MI
NameCountNameCount
KFC1Subway1
McDonald's1Taco Bell1

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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above 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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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • John O. Lindahl (10)
  • Gary Roberts (7)
  • Mitchell Dejonge (5)
  • Linda K. Molenkamp (2)
  • Bob R. Fors (2)
  • John E. Schindlbeck (1)
  • Oberlin Jeff (1)
  • Raymond Martin Edwards (1)
  • Joshua A. Bordewyk (1)
  • Thomas J. Johnson (1)

Total of 32 patent applications in 2008-2016.