Baxter is just South of Wealthy Street and has all the benefits of a business district while being a short drive away from Downtown! Looking to move here or spend a day in Baxter? Keep scrolling to explore!

The Local Element of Baxter: “Character-infused starter homes”

Baxter Real Estate Market Update

Making a move to Baxter?

Information on Average home sales data in this neighborhood in the last 12 months. Source

Sale Price: $209,414

% of Sales Price vs List Price: 1.72% sold over list price

Bedrooms: 4 beds

Bathrooms: 2 baths

Square Footage: 1,410 sq feet

Price Per Square Foot: $153/sq foot

Number of Days a Home is on the Market: 7

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Baxter Schools

Looking to move to Baxter and want to learn more about the schools available? Check them out below.

More from Grand Rapids Public Schools: “For more than 150 years, Grand Rapids Public Schools has been a leader in West Michigan. With over 40 schools in one dynamic district, we take pride in preparing our scholars for the real world.”

Martin Luther King Leadership

"At MLK, we are family"

Grades PK - 8

645 Logan St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Alger Middle School

"We challenge our scholars to be their best selves in and out of the classroom."

Grades 6 - 8

921 Alger St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Ottawa Hills High School

"We Can Do This!"

Grades 9 - 12

2055 Rosewood Ave. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Things to do in Baxter

Splash Pad at Joe Taylor Park

Neighborhood Park

Wealthy Theatre

Historic movie theatre and performance center.

Baxter Community Center

Wholistic Health Center & Dental Clinic, Child Development Center and Marketplace, which offers free food & clothing assistance.

Food & Drink in Baxter

Wealthy Market

Local shop carrying groceries, wine, and a wide selection of beer.

Louise Earl Butcher

Artisanal Butcher Shop with a locally sourced selection of meats and cheeses.


Handmade chocolates, desserts, and hot cocoa beverages.

Shops in Baxter

Paddle North

Outdoor apparel shop featuring paddle boards, kayaks, and a wide variety of accessories.

Stoffer Home

Home goods shop with an array of beautiful decor, furniture, lighting, and art pieces.


A vintage clothing store carrying curated clothing from the 90s and back.

Nearby Areas

East Hills

Ottawa Hills