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About Plainwell, MI

Located in Allegan County and convenient to the larger communities of Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, Chicago and Detroit, Plainwell offers its residents a hometown feel rooted in a rich and interesting history. Known as the “Island City,” the surrounding Kalamazoo River and mill race give the city an enhanced aesthetic quality as well as several leisure activities. Multiple area parks, bridges, trails, a Riverwalk and canoe platforms offer recreational opportunities to Plainwell’s active residents. Additional activities and events throughout the year help to provide the high quality of life experienced in this small yet vibrant city.

While housing choices in Plainwell vary, factors such as affordability and convenience to schools, community resources and employment opportunities are prevalent. Residents can choose from several options including the city’s Historic District, early 20th century homes and modern neighborhoods. The average cost for a home in Plainwell is $124,000.

Many businesses currently call Plainwell home including Borgess/PIPP Hospital, Hy Tech Springs & Machine, Modernistic and Preferred Plastics to name just a few. Plainwell’s economic outlook is promising. A key to future development lies in the city’s waterfront location. Redevelopment of the Plainwell Mill is currently underway and will help add vitality and growth to the area.

Quality education is essential to residents of Plainwell. Local students consistently perform above state and national averages and enjoy award-winning programs along with dedicated parents and teachers. Complete with one high school, middle school, and three elementary schools, Plainwell provides an excellent curriculum coupled with several extra-curricular opportunities. The value and quality of education have been further improved by several recent updates including plans for a new high school auditorium, technology infrastructure upgrades, the sharing of internet and phone services between districts and the implementation of multimedia systems in classrooms.

Plainwell residents truly enjoy hometown living at its best. Local shopping, recreational choices and employment options attract many people to the area. This quality community has many things to offer while being conveniently located to larger cities in the area.

Plainwell Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 14 homes for sale in Plainwell, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
79% Single Family, 14% Land/lot and 7% Multi Family.

79% Single Family
14% Land/lot
7% Multi Family

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 14
Average Home Size 2,558 ft² / 238 m²
Price Range ($17,500 - $389,900)

Weather in Plainwell

The average high temperatures in Plainwell range from 31 in January to 84 in July

Average home income in Plainwell

The average household income of a Plainwell resident is $71,487 with an average home value of $146,301

Population of Plainwell

Plainwell has 16,160 residents.

Home ownership in Plainwell

The average level of home ownership in Plainwell is 79%.

Education breakdown of Plainwell

Education levels of residents of Plainwell include: highschool 38%, associate 9%, bachelor 16%, graduate 7%.

Households in Plainwell

Plainwell has 6,177 homes, built on average 49 years ago.

Information from in and around Plainwell...

You are Viewing 1 to 14 of 14 homes for sale in Plainwell. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot and Multi Family. The average list price of these property results is 204,342. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Plainwell please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 14 homes for sale in Plainwell, MI are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Plainwell area. Member brokerages representing the 14 homes include Jaqua Realtors and Greenridge Realty, Inc..