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Grand Rapids, Michigan
City
City of Grand Rapids
Images from top to bottom, left to right: downtown cityscape, Meyer May House, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, La Grande Vitesse, pedestrian bridge over the Grand River, Van Andel Arena, Grand Valley State University's Cook–DeVos Center on the Medical Mile
Images from top to bottom, left to right: downtown cityscape, Meyer May House, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum,
La Grande Vitesse, pedestrian bridge over the Grand River, Van Andel Arena, Grand Valley State University's Cook–DeVos Center on the Medical Mile
Flag of Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Official seal of Grand Rapids, Michigan
Seal
Official logo of Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Nicknames: 
GR, River City, Beer City USA, Furniture City
Motto(s): 
Motu Viget (Latin)
(English: "Strength in activity")
Location of Grand Rapids within Kent County, Michigan
Location of Grand Rapids within Kent County, Michigan
Grand Rapids is located in Michigan
Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids
Location in the United States
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Grand Rapids is located in the United States
Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids (the United States)
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Coordinates: 42°57′40″N 85°39′20″W / 42.96111°N 85.65556°W / 42.96111; -85.65556Coordinates: 42°57′40″N 85°39′20″W / 42.96111°N 85.65556°W / 42.96111; -85.65556
Country  United States
State  Michigan
County Kent
Founded 1826
Incorporation 1850
Government
 • Type City Commission-Manager
 • Mayor Rosalynn Bliss (D)
 • City Manager Mark Washington
Area
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 • City 45.31 sq mi (117.35 km2)
 • Land 44.43 sq mi (115.08 km2)
 • Water 0.88 sq mi (2.27 km2)  1.92%
Elevation
640 ft (200 m)
Population
 (2010)[4]
 • City 188,031
 • Estimate 
(2018)[5]
200,217
 • Rank 119th in US
 • Density 4,474.91/sq mi (1,727.77/km2)
 • Urban
 (2010)
569,935 (US: 70th)
 • Metro
1,038,583[2] (US: 52nd)
 • CSA
1,421,374[3] (US: 38th)
Demonym(s) Grand Rapidian
Time zone UTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
49501, 49502, 49503, 49504, 49505, 49506, 49507, 49508, 49510, 49514, 49515, 49516, 49518, 49523, 49525, 49534, 49546, 49548, 49555, 49560, 49588, 49594
Area code(s) 616
FIPS code 26-34000
GNIS feature ID 0627105[6]
Website www.grcity.us