As the center of a thriving region of more than 900,000 people, West Michigan combines the characteristics of a big city with the charm of a small town. A snapshot of the area’s many fine attributes includes: a growing, diversified economic base; four beautiful seasons filled with just about any recreational activity imaginable; award-winning public and private schools and colleges; country, lakeside, urban, suburban and historical housing within minutes of downtown; museums, Broadway performances, operas, a symphony and ballet; close proximity to the state’s more than 35,000 lakes; professional baseball, basketball, hockey and football; top 10 national ranking for affordable housing; plus much more. We encourage you to visit the area and find out for yourself why West Michigan is the perfect place for individuals and families!
Interested in learning more about West Michigan?
- Hello West Michigan
- Wyoming Chamber of Commerce
- Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce
- West Michigan Tourist Association
- Grand Rapids Convention and Visitors Bureau