Lowell, Kent County, Michigan

Lowell: City in Kent County, Michigan, United States

About

Lowell is a city located in the county of Kent in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,783 and a population density of 472 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,196 inhabitants.

The city was created 192 years ago in 1830.

Quick Facts about Lowell

Population : 4,196 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Kent County
Postal code : 49331
Phone Area Codes : 616
Area : 8.02 km2
Altitude : 636 feet / 194 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1831 (192 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 23:11:19 (4th February 2023)
Density : 523 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.84% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Lowell is located at 42°56'1"N 85°20'31"W (42.9336400, -85.3419600).

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Demographics

The population of Lowell increased by 9.84% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,783 - census
2011 3,815 0.84% estimation process
2012 3,854 1.01% estimation process
2013 3,890 0.93% estimation process
2014 3,944 1.37% estimation process
2015 4,003 1.47% estimation process
2016 4,067 1.57% estimation process
2017 4,087 0.49% estimation process
2018 4,138 1.23% estimation process
2019 4,171 0.79% estimation process
2020 4,196 0.6% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 99,037
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 89,725
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 10.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 97,494
April 1, 2010 Population : 89,803
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.6%
People over 65 (%) : 13.2%
Female persons, % : 49.6%
White only, percent : 74.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 12.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 16.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 63.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 4,634
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 21.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 49.4%

Lowell zip code is 49331. County name: Kent, County fips: 26081

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 49.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $376,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,966
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $710
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,338
2015-2019 Households : 39,925
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.43
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 71.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 279,445
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 494,809
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,816,961
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,759,624
2012 total retail sales per capita : $29,776
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $71,806
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $38,261
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 8,503
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,830
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,336
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,653
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,172
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 663
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,135
2010 population per square mile : 4,795.1
2010 land area in square miles : 18.73

People born in Lowell (5)

People born in Lowell, including architect Ernest R. Graham, football player Keith Nichol, historian Howard Henry Peckham, .

List

  • Gabriel Dean (American amateur wrestler) he was born in 19/06/1994
  • John Addison Scott (American submarine commander) he was born in 17/03/1906

Schools in Lowell

College & universities near Lowell, MI

Code Name City ZIP
169479 Davenport University Grand Rapids (MI) 49512-9396

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lowell, MI

Code Name Address Type
RKF Rockford, Michigan US 131 & 10 Mile Road NE BUS
GRR Vernon J. Ehlers Station 431 Wealthy St. SW RAIL
HWC Howard City, Michigan 130 North Ensley St. BUS
HOM Holland station 171 Lincoln Ave. RAIL
BTL Battle Creek Transportation Center 104 Capital Ave. S.W. RAIL

Post offices near Lowell

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lowell Post Office Lowell (MI) 49331

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Other cities in Kent County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Kent County , MI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Grand Rapids 200,031 City in and county seat of Kent County, Michigan, United States
Wyoming 76,628 City in Michigan, United States
Kentwood 51,719 Town of the United States
Forest Hills 25,867 Neighborhood of Queens, New York City, New York, USA
Walker 25,265 City in Kent County, Michigan
Grandville 15,749 City in Kent County, Michigan
Ada 14,892 Township in Kent County, Michigan
Northview 14,541 Unincorporated community in Michigan
Cutlerville 14,370 Unincorporated community in Michigan
Alpine 13,883 Township in Kent County, Michigan
East Grand Rapids 11,991 City in Kent County, Michigan
Comstock Park 10,088 Unincorporated community in Michigan
Rockford 6,395 City in Kent County, Michigan
Byron Center 5,822 Census-designated place in Kent County, Michigan
Sparta 5,321 Village in Kent County, Michigan
Ross 4,975 Township in Kalamazoo County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Lowell distances to largest Michigan cities