Big Prairie Newaygo County, Michigan

Big Prairie: Township in Newaygo County, Michigan

About

Big Prairie is a township located in the county of Newaygo in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,573 and a population density of 71 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,691 inhabitants.

Big Prairie Quick Facts

Population : 2,691 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Newaygo County
Area : 36.2 km2
Altitude : 912 feet / 278 meters
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 13:19:50 (6th December 2021)
Density : 74 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.38% (2010-2020)
Weather : 34℉ Slight Chance Snow Showers 7-days weather

Geography

Big Prairie is located at 43°31'7"N 85°38'33"W (43.5186300, -85.6425500).

Big Prairie map

Weather

Big Prairie forecast: A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. more

Demographics

The population of Big Prairie increased by 4.38% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,573 - census
2011 2,565 -0.31% estimation process
2012 2,544 -0.83% estimation process
2013 2,547 0.12% estimation process
2014 2,546 -0.04% estimation process
2015 2,557 0.43% estimation process
2016 2,555 -0.08% estimation process
2017 2,592 1.43% estimation process
2018 2,628 1.37% estimation process
2019 2,645 0.64% estimation process
2020 2,691 1.71% estimation process

Local Places in Big Prairie

Schools in Big Prairie

College & universities near Big Prairie, MI

Code Name City ZIP
169910 Ferris State University Big Rapids (MI) 49307-2251

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Big Prairie, MI

Code Name Address Type
HWC Howard City, Michigan 130 North Ensley St. BUS
BGP Big Rapids, Michigan 14342 Northland Dr. BUS
REE Reed City, Michigan US 10 & 220th Ave. BUS
RKF Rockford, Michigan US 131 & 10 Mile Road NE BUS
GRR Vernon J. Ehlers Station 431 Wealthy St. SW RAIL

Post offices near Big Prairie

Post Office Name City ZIP
White Cloud Post Office White Cloud (MI) 49349

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Newaygo County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Newaygo County , MI.

City Name Population Title
Troy 83,589 City in Oakland County, Michigan, United States
Riverview 11,968 City in Michigan, USA
Fremont 4,102 City in Newaygo County in the U.
Croton 3,309 Township in Newaygo County, Michigan
Bridgeton 2,171 Township in Newaygo County, Michigan
Newaygo 2,099 City in Newaygo County, Michigan, United States of America
White Cloud 1,383 City in Michigan
Hesperia 936 Village
Grant 900 City in Newaygo County, Michigan, USA
Lilley 818 Township in Newaygo County, Michigan
Aetna 423 Township in Newaygo County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Big Prairie distances to largest Michigan cities