Grand Haven, Michigan

Grand Haven: City in Michigan


Grand Haven is a city located in the county of Ottawa in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 10,412. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 11,040 inhabitants.

The city was created 157 years ago in 1866.

Grand Haven locator map
Location of Grand Haven on Michigan map.

Quick Facts about Grand Haven

Population : 11,040 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Ottawa County
Postal code : 49417
Phone Area Codes : 616
Area : 19062312 km2
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Capital city : Grand Haven is capital of Ottawa County
Establishment : January 01, 1867 (157 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 04:05:31 (17th April 2024)
Population growth : 5.69% (2010-2020)
Grand haven lighthouse image
Grand haven lighthouse
Grand haven lighthouse image


Grand Haven is located at 43°3'47"N 86°13'42"W (43.0630700, -86.2283900).

Grand Haven map


The population of Grand Haven increased by 5.69% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,412 - census
2011 10,428 0.15% estimation process
2012 10,655 2.13% estimation process
2013 10,898 2.23% estimation process
2014 10,953 0.5% estimation process
2015 11,025 0.65% estimation process
2016 10,966 -0.54% estimation process
2017 10,920 -0.42% estimation process
2018 11,053 1.2% estimation process
2019 11,047 -0.05% estimation process
2020 11,040 -0.06% estimation process

Grand Haven zip code is 49417. County name: Ottawa, County fips: 26139

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People born in Grand Haven (16)

People born in Grand Haven, including ice hockey player Dan Bylsma, Recipient of the Purple Heart medal Melissa Stockwell, political scientist Brent Nelsen, .


  • James C. Mars (American aviation pioneer) he was born in 08/03/1875
  • Julian Hatton (American artist) he was born in 19/12/1956
  • Matt Harmon (professional golfer) he was born in 04/04/1985
  • Mike Teeter (American football player) he was born in 04/10/1967
  • Neal Ball (American baseball player) he was born in 22/04/1881
  • Howard Bailey (American baseball player) he was born in 31/07/1957
  • Arlan Meekhof (American politician) he was born in 28/11/1959
  • Gerald Van Woerkom (American politician) he was born in 03/04/1947
  • Sara K. Gould (feminist, second president of Ms. Foundation for Women)
  • Alfred Hutty (American painter) he was born in 15/09/1877
  • Pierre V. R. Key (American music critic and author) he was born in 01/01/1872
  • Bob Nichols (American college basketball coach) he was born in 10/07/1930
  • Elizabeth Newman (American artist) she was born in 01/01/1952

Schools in Grand Haven

College & universities near Grand Haven, MI

Code Name City ZIP
455062 French Academy of Cosmetology Spring Lake (MI) 49456

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Grand Haven, MI

Code Name Address Type
HOM Holland station 171 Lincoln Ave. RAIL
GRR Vernon J. Ehlers Station 431 Wealthy St. SW RAIL
RKF Rockford, Michigan US 131 & 10 Mile Road NE BUS
HWC Howard City, Michigan 130 North Ensley St. BUS
BAM Bangor 541 Railroad St. RAIL

Post offices near Grand Haven

Post Office Name City ZIP
Grand Haven Post Office Grand Haven (MI) 49417

Other cities in Ottawa County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Ottawa County , MI.

City Name Population Title
Jenison 16,538 Census designated place in Ottaway County, Michigan
Hudsonville 7,391 City in Ottawa County, Michigan, United States
Robinson 6,539 Township in Ottawa County, Michigan
Allendale 6,505 Borough in Bergen County, New Jersey
Zeeland 5,522 Township in Ottawa County, Michigan
Port Sheldon 4,798 Township in Ottawa County, Michigan
Coopersville 4,393 City in Ottawa County, Michigan, United States of America
Ferrysburg 3,022 City in Michigan
Beechwood 3,015 Unincorporated community in Michigan
Spring Lake 2,504 Village in Ottawa County, Michigan
Wright 1,608 Township in Ottawa County, Michigan
Reno 582 Township in Iosco County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Grand Haven distances to largest Michigan cities