The city of Lowell is centrally located in West Michigan just 14 miles east of Grand Rapids and a short one hour drive from Lake Michigan. Lowell (population 4,000) is at the heart of a much larger Lowell area, which comprises over 14,000 residents and approximately 126 square miles of rolling hills, river valleys, orchards, farms and homes. Lowell's primary retail areas are located in its Historic District, listed in the National Registry of Historic Places, as well as on the city's western edge, which also serves as a major traffic artery to Grand Rapids and beyond. Stroll the Riverwalk and the charming tree lined streets. Discover the natural beauty surrounding our community. The Flat and Grand Rivers flourish with opportunities for fishing, canoeing and kayaking. Hike the North Country trail or plan a picnic at one of our many parks. Discover Lowell, Michigan the Next Place to Be!