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Welcome to Grant ...

The city of Grant is located in Newaygo County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Grant has a population of 881 people<1> (see below for details).

Grant is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Grant lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Grant is located in the (231) area code.

The ZIP code for Grant: 49327<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grant had a population of 894 people. This makes Grant the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 894 people, the population of Grant increased 1.48% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 881 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Grant had an population of 881 people. This is a decrease of 1.45% since the 2010 Census.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Grant.

Communities near Grant ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Grant and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Cedar Springs   [Map]   3,651   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coopersville   [Map]   4,321   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fremont   [Map]   4,029   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Howard City   [Map]   1,803   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kent City   [Map]   1,108   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Newaygo   [Map]   2,036   N   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Grant.

Communities Also Named Grant ...

While we believe that this Grant is located in Newaygo County, we know of another 3 Michigan communities named Grant. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cheboygan, Delta and Kent County.

Beyond Michigan, there are 53 communities that are also named Grant - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (7), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Minnesota (2), Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Grant.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Grant. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Grant. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Grant.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Grant:

Websites for Grant ...

Official Website: www.cityofgrantmi.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grant ...

Looking for more information about Grant? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Grant, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Grant.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Grant. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Michigan

About Newaygo County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Grant: www.cityofgrantmi.com/

The official website for Newaygo County: www.countyofnewaygo.com/

The official website for State of Michigan: www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Grant.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Grant). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grant or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Grant. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grant) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Grant. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grant

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grant. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3351, Longitude: -85.8106     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Grant.