About Living and Renting in Grand Rapids and Kentwood MI
About Kentwood, MI:
The City of Kentwood is a vitally active and growing city. A report issued by the United States Census Bureau named Kentwood the fastest growing city in the West Michigan and placed it in the top five in the state. Kentwood has beautiful homes, good schools, churches and businesses. There is a good mix of residential structures and areas, the location is convenient to work, shopping and recreational activities. There are good parks, good roads, a clean and varied thriving industrial and commercial base and low unemployment.
Kentwood Public School District serves over 9,400 students in 2 high schools, 3 middle schools and 10 elementary schools. We employ approximately 550 teachers and 350 other employees to meet the needs of our students.
Woodland Mall 100+ shops and restaurants just 4 minutes away from both properties. http://www.shopwoodlandmall.com
Centerpointe Mall: over 50 shops and restaurants only 4 minutes away from both properties. http://www.centerpointemall.com
Chamber of Commerce: www.grandrapids.org
Kent County Convention & Visitors Bureau: http://www.visitgrandrapids.org/
Downtown Grand Rapids, MI:
This map link is from the Woodland Creek community to Van Andel Arena in the heart of downtown GR - 12.6 mi – about 18 mins:
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The Van Andel hosts a variety of concerts, professional sports, and fun events! http://www.vanandelarena.com/