2016 Statistics

VALUATIONS

2016 Ad Valorem Roll (regular) SEV (State Equalized Value): 1,134,779,300 &
          TV (Taxable Value): 1,024,960,710
2016 IFT Roll (tax abatement) SEV: 52,763,100 & TV: 51,218,806
2016 Total SEV (Ad Valorem & IFT): 1,187,542,400 & TV: 1,076,179,516

WALKER’S GROWTH SINCE 2006 (10 YEARS)

CLASS OF PROPERTY2006 SEV2016 SEV% INCREASE
All Classes - Total

1,098,397,205

1,134,779,300

+3.31%

Real Property - Total

966,943,200

1,001,506,200

+3.57%

Commercial

233,258,700

244,601,100

+4.86%

Industrial

205,048,900

189,899,600

-7.39%

Residential

528,635,600

567,005,500

+7.26%

Personal Property

131,454,005

133,273,100

+1.38%

 

PARCEL COUNT

Total # of Parcels in 2016:  9,588

# of Residential: 7,030 (73.32%)
# of Commercial: 453 (4.72%)
# of Industrial: 414 (4.32%)
# of Personal – Commercial: 1,240 (12.93%)
# of Personal – Industrial: 110 (1.15%)
# of Personal – Utility: 15 (0.16%)
# of IFT’s – Personal: 80 (0.83%)
# of IFT’s – Real: 36 (0.38%)
# of Exempt: 210 (2.19%)

RANK IN KENT COUNTY – based on total valuation – for 2016

1. City of Grand Rapids (4,453,697,782)
2. City of Wyoming (1,932,296,861)
3. City of Kentwood (1,842,024,946)
4. Cascade Township (1,458,108,390)
5. Plainfield Township (1,158,846,950)
6. City of Walker (1,024,960,710)

TOP TEN TAXPAYERS IN WALKER – 2016 & their Taxable Value (TV)

  1. Meijer Inc (Retail/Grocer) – 57,547,272 TV

  2. Visser Brothers (Developer) – 20,661,697 TV

  3. Edward Rose & Associates (Owner of 3 apartment complexes) – 20,351,319 TV

  4. Betz Industries (Molding & Castings) – 17,670,451 TV

  5. Challenge Manufacturing (Stamping & Assembly) – 15,404,493 TV

  6. Consumers Energy (Utility Company) – 13,605,781 TV

  7. Kimco Green Orchard (Mall/Retail) - 11,129,281 TV

  8. Ridgeview Industries (Stamping & Assembly) – 9,693,457 TV

  9. New West MI Industrial Investors (Real Estate Investors) - 9,638,939 TV

  10. Bissell (Carpet Cleaning Products) – 9,213,226 TV

 
TOTAL BUSINESSES IN WALKER – 2016 = 993

RESIDENTIAL INFORMATION – 2016

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2004 = $163,038

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2005 = $165,940

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2006 = $161,256

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2007 = $169,497

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2008 = $141,984 (Includes Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2008 = $154,740 (No Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2009 = $129,330 (Includes Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2009 = $131,749 (No Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2010 = $128,744 (Includes Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2010 = $136,544 (No Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2011 = $126,706 (Includes Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2011 = $141,091 (No Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2012 = $133,380 (Includes Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2012 = $141,714 (No Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2013 = $143,679 (Includes Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2013 = $148,764 (No Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2014 = $157,419 (Includes Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2014 = $161,789 (No Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2015 = $164,558 (Included Foreclosures)

  • Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2015 = $167,811 (No Foreclosures)

 

APARTMENTS IN WALKER – 2016

Apple Ridge Apartments (Standale area – south of Lake Michigan Dr & East of Kinney) = 807 Units

Green Ridge Apartments (Behind Malls – north of I-96 & east of Alpine Ave) = 624 Units

Hampton Lakes Apartments (Standale area – north of Lake Michigan Dr & east of Kinney Ave) = 200 Units

The Orchards Apartments (South of 4 Mile Rd, just west of Alpine Ave) = 663 Units

Pineridge Apartments (South of 3 Mile Rd, just east of Wilson Ave) = 146 Units

Richmond Hills Apartments (East of Bristol Ave, north off Dunlap St) = 220 Units

Royal Vista Apartments & Townhouses (South of 3 Mile Rd, east of Elmridge Dr) – 246 Apartments & 102 Townhouses = 348 Units

Total = 3,008 Units

DUPLEX AND 4-PLEX DWELLINGS IN WALKER

# of Duplexes = 112 structures (224 units)

# of 4-Plexes = 17 structures (68 units)

CONDO DEVELOPMENTS – 2016

Condo Developments In Walker

Development Name

Comments

# of Units

Alpine Estates Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

12

Barkwood Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

40

English Hills Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

64

English Ridge Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

28

Falcon Pointe Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

81

Huntington Ridge Condos

Of the 124 units, 11 are vacant

124

Indian Mill Creek Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

71

Ironwood Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

118

Jason Ridge Condos

Of the 46 units, 18 are vacant

46

Rolling Greene Condos

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

44

Village Woods Condos

Totally built – none under construction – no future phases

60

Bristol Ridge Condos

Of the 56 units, 14 are vacant

56

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Total

744

Site Condo Developments in Walker

Development Name

Comments

# of Lots

Cambridge Grove

Of the 27 lots, 9 are vacant – 116 future lots

27

Canyon Creek

9 of the 27 lots remain vacant

27

Drakewood

All built

5

Riverbend Meadows

1 of the 12 lots remain vacant

12

Serenity Ridge

1 of the 54 lots remain vacant

54

Sylvandale

1 of the 23 lots remain vacant

23

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Total

148

 

NEW RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENTS COMING SOON:
    
Winchester Woods - 24 lots in phase one - 48 total - Phase two is in the works
     Summerbrook Estates - 23 lots in phase one - 46 total
     Meadow Springs Condos - phase one - 28 units 
     Winding Creek - 10 Lots

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

  • Walker is 26.7 square miles in area

  • Walker’s Population in the 2010 Census was 23,537

WALKER HAS 3 PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICTS:

  • Kenowa Hills (41145)

  • Grandville (41130)

  • Comstock Park (41080)