Liveability & Culture
Grand Rapids, West Michigan, Northern Michigan and Southwest Michigan offer a friendly, welcoming environment for families as well as singles and couples.
The city of Grand Rapids features a bustling downtown with many restaurants, nightclubs, theaters, museums and sports venues in a renewed and thriving downtown (www.HelloWestMichigan.com). Michigan State University's College of Human Medicine is also located in downtown Grand Rapids, joining more than two dozen other colleges and universities that call West Michigan home. Housing is very affordable and there are excellent school districts in the immediate area.
Grand Rapids has a thriving art scene including ArtPrize, a three week, three square mile art competition, symphony, theater, opera, music and more.
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