Fulton Heights is a fantastic neighborhood to call home, especially due to its highly sought after location. Nestled in the Northern part of Grand Rapids, Fulton Heights is the prime location for schools, hospitals, and the excitement of downtown while still maintaining that quiet neighborhood feeling. Students have an opportunity to live near some of the many colleges and universities that surround the Fulton Heights area, including Michigan State Medical School, Aquinas College, and Grand Valley State University which are only a short drive or bike to campus.

The cost of living is very affordable for those living in the Fulton Heights neighborhood. With home prices ranging from the $120,000’s to $230,000’s, you will find anything including bungalow style and two-story homes. From the center of Fulton Heights, everything you need is within a mile walk or closer. 

You will also find that this area is very community-oriented. The Fulton Heights neighborhood association is committed to bringing residents together through a variety of special community events. One popular gathering spot is the community gardens. Offered to both residents and non-residents, the Fulton Heights community gardens is the largest garden project in the state. For more information on the community gardens and other community events, visit the association’s home page

There are so many wonderful businesses in Fulton Heights, but we have a few favorites that are:

  • Schnitz Deli - A well known and loved deli and bakery offering a wide variety of delicious options
  • Grand Rapids Bicycle Co - This shop offers a wide variety of bicycles, parts, accessories, and more to suit any of your biking needs.
  • New Beginnings - A local diner chain that serves all-day breakfast and various comfort food options.

If you are familiar with the Grand Rapids area or you are relocating from out of town, you can’t go wrong with beginning your home search in the Fulton Heights neighborhood. Get started by contacting a knowledgeable Fulton Heights realtor by filling out our contact form or by giving us a call at 616-318-0924.