Jenison, Michigan

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Population in 2010: 16,538.
Population change since 2000: -3.9%
Males: 8,061  (48.7%)
Females: 8,477  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

38.6 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49428.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $73,884 (it was $56,426 in 2000)
Jenison:

$73,884
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,024 (it was $21,021 in 2000)

Jenison CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $182,957 (it was $123,700 in 2000)
Jenison:

$182,957
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $224,361; detached houses: $243,856; townhouses or other attached units: $193,595; in 2-unit structures: $201,159; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $231,039; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $162,758; mobile homes: $59,003

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,039.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jenison: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.9%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.6% for Black residents, 9.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.9% for American Indian residents, 21.3% for other race residents, 29.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Jenison, MI (2017)
    • 16,97493.9%White alone
    • 5142.8%Hispanic
    • 1861.0%Black alone
    • 1871.0%Two or more races
    • 970.5%American Indian alone
    • 250.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 37 registered sex offenders living in Jenison, Michigan as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Jenison is 482 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: Dutch (51.6%), German (9.1%), American (6.1%), English (4.2%), European (4.1%), Polish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 608 feet

Land area: 5.85 square miles.

Population density: 2,826 people per square mile   (average).

Jenison, Michigan map

401 residents are foreign born (0.8% Latin America, 0.7% Europe, 0.4% Asia, 0.4% North America).

This place:

2.2%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,012 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,880 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wyoming, MI (6.7 miles , pop. 69,368).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (108.0 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (119.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hudsonville, MI (1.8 miles ),
Grandville, MI (1.9 miles ),
Wyoming, MI (2.6 miles ),
Allendale, MI (2.8 miles ),
Walker, MI (2.8 miles ),
Byron Center, MI (2.9 miles ),
Grand Rapids, MI (3.1 miles ),
Cutlerville, MI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 42.91 N, Longitude: 85.83 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,902 (-16.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,229 (13.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 616

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

3.0%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Jenison, MI
Historical housing units in Jenison, MI
Most common industries in Jenison, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (6.0%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (9.7%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.7%)
  • Machinery (6.2%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Truck transportation (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.5%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Jenison, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)

Average climate in Jenison, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Jenison, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.3. This is about average.

City:

68.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.235. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.235
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 14.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.171
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.01. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.01
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00613. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00613
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Jenison-area historical tornado activity is near Michigan state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.6 miles away from the Jenison place 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 9.1 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jenison-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 326.3 miles away from Jenison center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 255.5 miles away from Jenison 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 295.1 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 180.3 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 302.2 miles away from Jenison 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 339.9 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 (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jenison topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Jenison:

  • SUNSET HOME SERVICES (725 BALDWIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Jenison:

  • LAURELS OF HUDSONVILLE (THE) (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HUDSONVILLE, MI)
  • BROOKCREST (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GRANDVILLE, MI)
  • COMMUNITY CARE GIVERS (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; GRANDVILLE, MI)
  • CARE ONE HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WYOMING, MI)
  • ALLENDALE NURSING AND REHABILITATION COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ALLENDALE, MI)
  • COVENANT VILLAGE OF THE GREAT LAKES (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GRAND RAPIDS, MI)
  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER-CRESTVIEW (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WYOMING, MI)

Airports located in Jenison:

Amtrak stations near Jenison:

  • 9 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jenison:

  • Grand Valley State University (about 6 miles; Allendale, MI; Full-time enrollment: 21,982)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 10 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,296)
  • Calvin College (about 13 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)
  • Cornerstone University (about 13 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Davenport University (about 16 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)
  • Hope College (about 17 miles; Holland, MI; FT enrollment: 3,535)
  • Baker College of Muskegon (about 30 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,293)

Public high schools in Jenison:

Public elementary/middle schools in Jenison:

Private elementary/middle school in Jenison:

  • JENISON CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 360, Location: 7726 GRACELAND DR, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in Jenison:

  • GEORGETOWN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,116,548; Location: 1525 BALDWIN STREET; 122,261 books; 9,045 audio materials; 6,240 video materials; 256 local licensed databases; 248 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Jenison: Jenison Station (A), Jenison Plaza (B), Georgetown Township Fire Department Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jenison include: Jenison Christian Church (A), Cottonwood Heights Christian Church (B), Twelfth Avenue Christian Church (C), Ridgewood Christian Reformed Church (D), Rock of Ages Evangelical Lutheran Church (E), Baldwin Street Christian Church (F), Bethel United Reformed Church (G), Holy Cross Lutheran Church (H), Parkwood Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: Maplewood Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Jenison: Hager Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Georgetown Charter Township (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1525 Baldwin Street).

Birthplace of: Benny McCoy - Baseball player, Andy Ponstein - Racing driver.

Ottawa 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 Jenison and their reported violations in the past:

ST JOHN LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-28-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-14-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-27-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • GEORGETOWN TOWNSHIP (Population served: 36,964, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • SPORTSMAN PARK CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

75.0%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

2.2%
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
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
107 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Jenison (2011 data):

  • The Huntington National Bank: 8 branches. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Jenison Branch, Jenison Meijer Bkg. Ctr. Branch, Cottonwood Banking Center Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Jenison Branch at 530 Baldwin Dr, branch established on 1934/01/01; Sunset Manor Branch at 725 Baldwin, branch established on 1993/12/31. 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
  • Macatawa Bank: Jenison Branch at 2020 Baldwin Street, branch established on 1998/07/01; Jenison East Branch at 520 Baldwin, branch established on 2006/05/15. 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
  • West Michigan Community Bank: Jenison Branch at 437 Baldwin Street, branch established on 1996/07/19. Info updated 2011/07/12: Bank assets: $119.3 mil, Deposits: $103.3 mil, headquarters in Hudsonville, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Chemical Bank: Jenison Branch at 1963 Baldwin Street, branch established on 2003/11/08. 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

For population 15 years and over in Jenison:

Marital status in Jenison, MI
  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

For population 25 years and over in Jenison:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Michigan average:

10.8

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jenison, MI (based on Ottawa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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.
Michigan:

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

5.18 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

8.3%
State:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Ottawa County:

26.1%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ottawa County:

10.7%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Jenison:

49.2%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.5%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Jenison:

28.9
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.4%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Jenison:

9.1%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Jenison:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

55.9%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.0%
State:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jenison, MI Residents

6.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($56,002 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Michigan average:

5.43%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($179 average AGI)
Ottawa County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kent County, MI  2.23% ($59,021 average AGI)
from Allegan County, MI  0.80% ($45,252)
from Muskegon County, MI  0.63% ($49,258)


6.33% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,549 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Ottawa County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kent County, MI  2.18% ($48,138 average AGI)
to Allegan County, MI  0.86% ($52,279)
to Muskegon County, MI  0.73% ($52,859)
Businesses in Jenison, MI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Payless1
Advance Auto Parts1Penske1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
FedEx2Starbucks1
GNC1Subway1
H&R Block1T-Mobile2
KFC1Taco Bell1
Little Caesars Pizza1Target1
McDonald's2UPS2
Meijer1Walgreens1
Nike1Wendy's1
Papa John's Pizza1

Strongest AM radio stations in Jenison:

  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY B OF C)
  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: LANSER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMFN (640 AM; 1 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYGR (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WYOMING, MI; Owner: WYGR BROADCASTING)
  • WBBL (1340 AM; 1 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNZ (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GOODRICH RADIO, LLC)
  • WFUR (1570 AM; 1 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI)
  • WMJH (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; ROCKFORD, MI)
  • WTKG (1230 AM; 1 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNWZ (1410 AM; 1 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jenison:

  • WVTI (96.1 FM; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: FURNITURE CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKLQ (94.5 FM; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGNB (89.3 FM; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W214AY (90.7 FM; WALKER, MI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WTRV (100.5 FM; WALKER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP)
  • 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)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WYCE (88.1 FM; WYOMING, MI; Owner: GRAND RAPIDS CABLE ACCESS CENTER)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGVU-FM (88.5 FM; ALLENDALE, MI; Owner: BD OF CONTROL,GRAND VALLEY ST UNIV.)
  • WLAV-FM (96.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Jenison:

  • 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.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WXSP-CA (Channel 15; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W48CL (Channel 48; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W44BQ (Channel 44; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WOGC-CA (Channel 25; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZZM-TV (Channel 13; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS CORP. OF OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOHO-CA (Channel 33; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOLP-CA (Channel 27; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • W19BA (Channel 19; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOMS-CA (Channel 29; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W67DN (Channel 67; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Jenison fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 11.6mTotal length
  • 71,410Total average daily traffic
  • 2,700Total average daily truck traffic
  • 106,892Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Jenison)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 805 Taylor Landing Area, Jenison River View (Lat: 42.937500 Lon: -85.808333), Type: Building, Structure height: 5.5 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPUF934, Licensee ID: L00429382,
    Assigned Frequencies: 123.000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/2002, Expiration Date: 02/26/2007, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2007, Certifier: Warren P Benawa, Registrant: B & B Aviation Inc., 16446 Comstock, Grand Haven, MI 49417, Phone: (616) 842-4430, Fax: (616) 842-0868

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

128 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jenison)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Jenison)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED66$119,13262$96,982392$113,93114$38,2429$90,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$145,2004$97,50537$136,1051$15,5700$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$112,9886$65,39792$131,5934$8,5005$89,304
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$124,4003$79,33374$129,5014$57,1432$131,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$56,5300$011$124,6930$01$266,050

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0216.01 , 0216.03, 0216.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$100,14417$132,688
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$152,8458$138,733
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$113,3235$136,792
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$135,9901$158,830
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0216.01 , 0216.03, 0216.04

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

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 28. The highest number of reported fires - 52 took place in 2003, and the least - 5 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Jenison, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (51.8%), and Outside Fires (24.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jenison, MI
    • 24351.8%Structure Fires
    • 11524.5%Outside Fires
    • 8217.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 296.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jenison, MI
Most common first names in Jenison, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14980.3 years
William7679.7 years
Henry6779.3 years
Mary5881.6 years
Helen5483.6 years
Robert5073.5 years
Margaret4982.2 years
Dorothy4782.5 years
Donald4574.0 years
James4271.6 years
Most common last names in Jenison, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Dykstra2383.6 years
Devries2385.5 years
Deboer1979.2 years
Johnson1978.8 years
Vanderlaan1678.2 years
Mulder1684.3 years
Baker1583.9 years
Smith1576.1 years
Vandyke1479.3 years
Vanderploeg1275.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jenison, MI
  • 95.3%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jenison, MI
  • 65.2%Utility gas
  • 30.3%Electricity
  • 4.4%Other fuel


Jenison compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 34 pilots and 27 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • John T. Uken (37)
  • Randell E. Pate (16)
  • Leroy J. Kloeppner (11)
  • Richard T. Fish, Jr. (9)
  • Ross Johnson (9)
  • Richard N. Roslund, Jr. (7)
  • Lansen M. Perron (5)
  • John A. Colasanti (5)
  • David Riemersma (4)
  • Ronald C. Perry (3)

Total of 173 patent applications in 2008-2020.