Grand Traverse County

91,222

The total population of Grand Traverse County in 2017. That’s up about 500 from 90,715 in 2016, and up about 5,000 from 86,061 in 2010. (American Community Survey, American Fact Finder, U.S. Census Bureau)

93,100

The number of bushels of oats harvested in Grand Traverse County in 2018. The 1,600 acres harvested produced, on average, 58.2 bushels of oats per acre. About 1,400 acres of soybeans were harvested in Grand Traverse County in 2018 — 60,200 bushels total, a rate of 43 bushels per acre. (USDA National Agriculture Statistics Service)

3,908

The number of hotel/motel rooms in Grand Traverse County in 2014. Annual average occupancy rate was 55 percent. Occupancy rate in summer is much higher. (Northwest Michigan Seasonal Population Analysis, 2014, Networks Northwest)

2,466

The total number of paid employees working for the 341 construction companies based in Grand Traverse County in 2016. There were 2,707 paid employees working for 479 construction companies based in the county in 2006. The total annual payroll for construction companies in Grand Traverse County was $137.8 million in 2016, up from $108.8 million in 2006. (American Fact Finder, U.S. Census Bureau)