Alger Heights neighborhood in Grand Rapids, Michigan (MI), 49507 detailed profile



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Area: 0.886 square miles

Population: 4,263

Population density:
Alger Heights:

4,810 people per square mile
Grand Rapids:

4,308 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Alger Heights in Grand Rapids, MI neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Races in Alger Heights in Grand Rapids neighborhood in MI

Household income distribution in 2009 in Alger Heights in Grand Rapids neighborhood in MI

Median household income in 2013:
Alger Heights:

$46,719
Grand Rapids:

$41,669

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Alger Heights in Grand Rapids neighborhood in MI

Median rent in 2013:
Alger Heights:

$811
Grand Rapids:

$650

Zip codes: 49507.

Males:

1,970
Females:

2,295
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

30.4 years
Whole city:

30.4 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

31.5 years
Whole city:

32.8 years

Average household size:
Alger Heights:

2.6 people
Grand Rapids:

2.6 people
Percentage of family households:
Alger Heights:

47.8%
Grand Rapids:

45.1%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

39.7%
Grand Rapids:

34.9%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Alger Heights:

29.0%
Grand Rapids:

21.2%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Alger Heights:

9.5%
Grand Rapids:

12.8%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Alger Heights:

18.9%
Grand Rapids:

23.9%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Alger Heights:

20.6%
city:

21.4%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Alger Heights:

2.0%
Grand Rapids:

4.5%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

73.3%
Grand Rapids:

71.3%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Alger Heights:

20.4%
Grand Rapids:

17.2%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

3.8%
city:

1.7%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

3.2%
Grand Rapids:

9.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Alger Heights:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 23
  • 4 rooms: 142
  • 5 rooms: 128
  • 6 rooms: 251
  • 7 rooms: 356
  • 8 rooms: 229
  • 9+ rooms: 141

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alger Heights:

  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 17
  • 3 rooms: 138
  • 4 rooms: 125
  • 5 rooms: 75
  • 6 rooms: 75
  • 7 rooms: 172
  • 8 rooms: 57
  • 9+ rooms: 40

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Alger Heights:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 10
  • 2 bedrooms: 302
  • 3 bedrooms: 770
  • 4 bedrooms: 143
  • 5+ bedrooms: 32

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Alger Heights:

  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 133
  • 2 bedrooms: 162
  • 3 bedrooms: 218
  • 4 bedrooms: 38
  • 5+ bedrooms: 24
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.9
Grand Rapids:

1.8

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

1.0
city:

1.2

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Alger Heights:

80.9%
Grand Rapids:

66.2%

Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (86.5% of all units):
Alger Heights:

$104,589
Grand Rapids:

$119,862

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 6
  • 2000 to 2004: 26
  • 1990 to 1999: 107
  • 1980 to 1989: 53
  • 1970 to 1979: 116
  • 1960 to 1969: 106
  • 1950 to 1959: 550
  • 1940 to 1949: 730
  • 1939 or earlier: 286

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

365.2
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in Alger Heights in Grand Rapids neighborhood in MI

Commute time to work in Alger Heights in Grand Rapids neighborhood in MI


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    10.8%
    city:

    8.2%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    3.5%
    city:

    3.6%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    3.0%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    2.6%
    city:

    2.3%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    1.6%
    city:

    0.8%

  • Percentage of males in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    3.5%
    city:

    2.0%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    6.4%
    city:

    4.2%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    2.6%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    1.7%
    city:

    1.9%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    11.6%
    city:

    16.3%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    14.7%
    city:

    17.4%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    6.2%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    15.2%
    city:

    13.6%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    1.4%
    city:

    3.7%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    10.3%
    city:

    6.5%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    5.5%
    city:

    7.0%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    6.3%
    city:

    4.6%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    1.6%
    city:

    1.1%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    7.6%
    city:

    3.2%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    16.1%
    city:

    8.2%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    3.2%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    11.4%
    city:

    7.2%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    17.5%
    city:

    22.9%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    23.8%
    city:

    29.5%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    5.3%
    city:

    6.9%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
Alger Heights:

0.2%
Grand Rapids:

0.1%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Alger Heights:

    17.7%
    Grand Rapids:

    16.6%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    Alger Heights:

    5.7%
    Grand Rapids:

    8.2%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Alger Heights:

    3.3%
    Grand Rapids:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Alger Heights:

    63.1%
    Grand Rapids:

    21.7%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Alger Heights:

10.5%
Grand Rapids:

25.2%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Alger Heights:

1998
Grand Rapids:

2001

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Alger Heights:

2011
Grand Rapids:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Alger Heights:

85.2%
Grand Rapids:

72.0%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

28th St SE (State Hwy 11)

Length: 0.83 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 828 to 1299

Roads and streets:

Eastern Ave SE

Length: 1.00 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2000 to 2799

Griswold St SE

Length: 0.91 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 600 to 1399

Hazen St SE

Length: 0.86 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1507

Edna St SE

Length: 0.83 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1222

Alger St SE

Length: 0.79 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 700 to 1154

Blaine Ave SE

Length: 0.78 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2000 to 2699

Burton St SE

Length: 0.70 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1199

Hoyt St SE

Length: 0.65 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1399

Walsh St SE

Length: 0.63 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1199

Nevada St SE

Length: 0.62 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1199

Merrifield St SE

Length: 0.62 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1199

Merritt St SE

Length: 0.62 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1199

Nelson Ave SE

Length: 0.58 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2000 to 2349

Brooklyn Ave SE

Length: 0.50 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2400 to 2799

Ottillia St SE (N Ottillia St SE)

Length: 0.45 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 800 to 1299

Raymond Ave SE

Length: 0.42 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2400 to 2799

Almont Ave SE

Length: 0.39 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2400 to 2799

Belfast Ave SE

Length: 0.39 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2400 to 2799

Marshall Ave SE

Length: 0.38 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2000 to 2499

N Ottillia St SE

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 805 to 1167

Joslin St SE

Length: 0.34 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 999

Mayhew Wood Dr SE

Length: 0.34 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 999

Reynard St SE

Length: 0.33 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 999

S Ottillia St SE

Length: 0.33 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 800 to 1180

Everglade Dr SE

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 999

Mulford Dr SE

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 600 to 999

Alto Ave SE

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2000 to 2199

Broadview St SE

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 600 to 716

Kalamazoo Ave SE

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2028 to 2199

Mildred Ave SE

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2400 to 2599

Jennings St SE

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1400 to 1499

Calvin Ave SE

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2051 to 2199

Linden Ave SE

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 2400 to 2599

Aleda Ave SE

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2200 to 2499

Newark Ave SE

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2200 to 2299

E Blaine Ave SE

Length: 0.11 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 2200 to 2299

Union Ave SE

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2300 to 2332

Kentucky Dr SE

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2500 to 2599

Martin Ave SE

Length: 0.05 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2400 to 2499

W Blaine Ave SE

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2200 to 2249

Railroad features:

Conrail RR

Length: 0.36 miles
Direction: SE-NW
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