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Grand Rapids' blend of popular national retail chains and locally grown niche businesses make it a regional destination for shopping.  According to the 2007 U of M Extension Grand Rapids Retail Trade Analysis, per capita gross retail sales in Grand Rapids equaled $47,500.  In 2008, general merchandise pull factors indicated a customer population of over 48,000.retail trade graph

In January of 2014, the Grand Rapids Market Area Profile was completed, which examines the demographic and spending characteristics of the Grand Rapids trade area customer population.   The study breaks the data down in to business categories and uses this data to estimates which categories are underserved in our market.

Grand Rapids is well positioned and prepared for additional commercial growth.  The State Highway 169 South corridor offers over 75 acres of building sites, complete with infrastructure already in place, for rapid development.

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 2014 Grand Rapids
Market Area Profile

   

 2007 Grand Rapids
Retail Trade Analysis

15- Mile Consumer Spending Report

30- Mile Consumer Spending Report

40- Mile Consumer Spending Report

Trade-Center Hierarchy in Greater Minnesota

Grand Rapids - $258,599
Grand Rapids
This site is situated on a bluff with impressive views of the Mississippi River. Located in the Downtown, the site is in close proximity to shops, restaurants and professional and government services. The site is accessed by a new road
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