In 2017, Big Rapids, MI had a population of 10.4k people with a median age of 22 and a median household income of $24,760. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Big Rapids, MI declined from 10,495 to 10,413, a -0.781% decrease and its median household income grew from $24,524 to $24,760, a 0.962% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Big Rapids, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (86%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.64%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.48%), White (Hispanic) (2.61%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.27%). N/A% of the people in Big Rapids, MI speak a non-English language, and 96.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Big Rapids, MI are Ferris State University (4,357 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Big Rapids, MI is $91,500, and the homeownership rate is 38.1%. Most people in Big Rapids, MI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 12.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Big Rapids, MI is 1 car per household.