2018 Statistics

VALUATIONS

2018 Ad Valorem Roll (regular) SEV (State Equalized Value): 1,259,028,800 &
          TV (Taxable Value): 1,092,831,114
2018 IFT Roll (tax abatement) SEV: 35,443,500 & TV: 33,404,705
2018 Total SEV (Ad Valorem & IFT): 1,294,472,300 & TV: 1,126,235,819

WALKER’S GROWTH SINCE 2008 (10 YEARS)

CLASS OF PROPERTY2008 SEV2018 SEV% INCREASE
All Classes - Total

1,135,747,500

1,259,028,800

+10.85%

Real Property - Total

996,178,900

1,137,354,600

+14.17%

Commercial

246,069,200

269,586,900

+9.56%

Industrial

212,098,100

239,355,000

+12.85%

Residential

538,011,600

628,412,700

+16.80%

Personal Property

139,568,600

121,674,200

-12.82%

 

PARCEL COUNT

Total # of Parcels in 2018:  9,644

# of Residential: 7,091 (73.53%)
# of Commercial: 456 (4.73%)
# of Industrial: 407 (4.22%)
# of Personal – Commercial: 1,255 (13.01%)
# of Personal – Industrial: 107 (1.11%)
# of Personal – Utility: 15 (0.16%)
# of IFT’s – Personal: 71 (0.73%)
# of IFT’s – Real: 29 (0.30%)
# of Exempt: 213 (2.21%)

RANK IN KENT COUNTY – based on total valuation – for 2018

1. City of Grand Rapids (4,860,125,060)
2. City of Wyoming (2,056,353,671)
3. City of Kentwood (1,969,364,642)
4. Cascade Township (1,575,842,302)
5. Plainfield Township (1,255,812,118)
6. City of Walker (1,092,831,114)

TOP TEN TAXPAYERS IN WALKER – 2018 & their Taxable Value (TV)
      1. Meijer Inc (Retail/Grocer) - 61,867,839 TV
      2. Edward Rose & Associates (Owner of 3 apartment complexes) - 20,930,805 TV
      3. MREIC/Fedex (Interstate Transportation) - 19,001,200 TV
      4. Visser Brothers (Developer) - 18,991,321 TV
      5. Betz Industries (Molding & Castings) - 17,022,046 TV
      6. Consumers Energy (Utility Company) - 14,502,392 TV
      7. Challenge Manufacturing (Stamping & Assembly) - 14,109,202 TV
      8. Kimco Green Orchard (Mall/Retail) - 11,342,285 TV
      9. New West MI Industrial Investors (Real Estate Investors) - 9,929,924 TV
     10. Ridgeview Industries (Stamping & Assembly) - 9,775,072 TV

TOTAL BUSINESSES IN WALKER – 2018 = 1,058

RESIDENTIAL INFORMATION – 2018
     - 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


 APARTMENTS IN WALKER – 2018

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
Total of 3,008 units

DUPLEX AND 4-PLEX DWELLINGS IN WALKER

# of Duplexes = 115 structures (230 units)
# of 4-Plexes = 17 structures (68 units)

CONDO DEVELOPMENTS – 2018

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, 6 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, 16 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

Totally built - none under construction - no future phases

56

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Total

744

Site Condo Developments in Walker

Development Name

Comments

# of Lots

Cambridge Grove

Of the 27 lots, 3 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 - 48 total 
     Summerbrook Estates - 25 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 Populations from the 2010 Census was 23,537
     Walker has 3 public school districts: Kenowa Hills (41145), Grandville (41130) & Comstock Park (41080)