2021 Statistics

VALUATIONS

2021 Ad Valorem Roll (regular) SEV (State Equalized Value): 1,546,147,800 &
          TV (Taxable Value): 1,251,276,782
2021 IFT Roll (tax abatement) SEV: 28,749,200 & TV: 24,627,389
2021 Total SEV (Ad Valorem & IFT): 1,574,897,000 & TV: 1,275,904,171

WALKER’S GROWTH SINCE 2011 (10 YEARS)

CLASS OF PROPERTY 2011 SEV 2021 SEV % INCREASE
All Classes - Total

1,035,128,700

1,546,147,80

+49.37%

Real Property - Total

899,721,500

1,419,034,000

+57.72%

Commercial

228,624,000

329,701,000

+44.21%

Industrial

193,076,200

296,158,700

+53.39%

Residential

478,021,300

793,174,300

+65.93%

Personal Property

135,407,200

127,113,800

-6.12%

 

PARCEL COUNT

Total # of Parcels in 2021:  9,744

# of Residential: 7,167 (73.55%)
# of Commercial: 450 (4.62%)
# of Industrial: 408 (4.19%)
# of Personal – Commercial: 1,224 (12.56%)
# of Personal – Industrial: 145 (1.49%)
# of Personal – Utility: 15 (0.15%)
# of IFT’s – Personal: 78 (0.80%)
# of IFT’s – Real: 17 (0.17%)
# of Exempt: 240 (2.47%)

RANK IN KENT COUNTY – based on total valuation (SEV) – for 2021

1. City of Grand Rapids (7,937,603,900)
2. City of Wyoming (3,120,154,500)
3. City of Kentwood (2,690,901,800)
4. Cascade Township (2,137,401,200)
5. Plainfield Township (1,851,020,900)
6. City of Walker (1,546,147,800)

TOP TEN TAXPAYERS IN WALKER – 2021 & their Taxable Value (TV)
      1. Meijer Inc (Retail/Grocer) - 63,000,648 TV
      2. MREIC/Fedex (Interstate Transportation) - 24,172,221 TV
      3. Edward Rose & Associates (Owner of 3 apartment complexes) - 22,089,358 TV
      4. Betz Industries (Molding & Castings) - 18,573,417 TV
      5. Visser Brothers (Developer) - 18,138,097 TV
      6. Consumers Energy (Utility Company) - 16,979,811 TV
      7. Challenge Manufacturing (Stamping & Assembly) - 13,358,474 TV
      8. New West MI Industrial Investors (Real Estate Investors) - 10,506,492 TV
      9. Y & O Green Orchard (Mall/Retail) - 9,993,963 TV
     10. Ridgeview Industries (Stamping & Assesmbly) - 9,943,950 TV

TOTAL BUSINESSES IN WALKER – 2021 = 908

RESIDENTIAL INFORMATION – 2021
     - 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
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2009 = $129,330
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2010 = $128,744
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2011 = $126,706
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2012 = $133,380
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2013 = $143,679
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2014 = $157,419
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2015 = $164,558
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2016 = $174,764
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2017 = $189,460
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2018 = $214,564
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2019 = $216,554
     - Average Sale Price of Homes in Walker for 2020 = $256,606


 APARTMENTS IN WALKER – 2021

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) = 624 units
Hampton Lake Apartments (Standale area - north of Lake Mich Dr & east of Kinney) = 200 units
The Orchards Apartments (South of 4 Mile, just west of Alpine) = 663 units
Pineridge Apartments (South of 3 Mile Rd, just east of Wilson) = 146 units
Richmond Hills Apartments (East of Bristol, north off Dunlap St) = 220 units
Royal Vista Apartments & Townshouses (South off 3 Mile, east of Elmridge) = 246 apartments
                                                                                                                              & 102 townhouses
Westown Apartments - Coming soon (Standale - SE Corner of Lake Michigan Dr &
                  Wilson) = 199 Units
Total of 3,207 units

DUPLEX AND 4-PLEX DWELLINGS IN WALKER

# of Duplexes = 116 structures (232 units)
# of 4-Plexes = 17 structures (68 units)

CONDO DEVELOPMENTS – 2021

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

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

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 41 units, 9 are vacant

41

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

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

56

Meadow Springs Condos


Of the 44 units, 15 are vacant

Total

44

783

Site Condo Developments in Walker

Development Name

Comments

# of Lots

Cambridge Grove

12 are still vacant - 98 future lots

47

Canyon Creek

9 of the 27 lots remain vacant

27

Drakewood

All built

5

Riverbend Meadows

All built

12

Serenity Ridge

1 of the 54 lots remain vacant

54

Sylvandale

All built

23

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Total

168

 

NEW RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENTS COMING SOON (or Started):
    
Lewis Farms - 28 lots
     Richmond Farms - 22 lots in phase one - 414 total
     Valley Site Farms - 37 lots
     Winchester Woods - 48 lots
     Winding Creek - 10 lots

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

     Walker is 26.7 square miles in area
     Walker 's Populations from the 2010 Census was 23,537 - estimated for 2019 was 24,869
     Walker has 3 public school districts: Kenowa Hills (41145), Grandville (41130) & Comstock Park (41080)