Allendale is a place of abundant natural beauty where rich history of the past meets the dynamic growth of the future. It is a place of shared memories where people come together to live, work, and play. Allendale is conveniently located between the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan and the bustling city of Grand Rapids. It is one of the fastest growing townships in the region but continues to maintain its family-friendly, rural character that the community knows and loves.
Allendale is a charter township of Ottawa County and is best known as being home to the main campus of Grand Valley State University. Grand Valley State University is the fastest growing university in the United States, both in population and physical size. The university is also ranked as one of the top up and coming schools in the Midwest. The university enrolls a total of just under 25,000 students on the campus.
Allendale is centrally located in Ottawa County which means easy access to main highways and quick commutes to anywhere in the region.
Quality education is a big deal in Allendale and can be found in both public and private settings. Our Public Schools rank among the high performing schools in the State of Michigan. Our schools have received an 8 out of 10 rating for academic excellence. A unique feature of our school systems is the ability to partner with schools and business throughout the Ottawa area to offer an innovative approach to learning.
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