Grosse Pointe Shores Tourism

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Grosse Pointe Shores is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. With only 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) land area, the city is the smallest of the five Grosse Pointe communities. The city, which is entirely residential, is the location of the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club on Lake Saint Clair. The city's population was 3,008 at the 2010 census. It has the 70th highest income for a municipality with over 1,000 citizens in the country and the second highest income in the state of Michigan. On February 24, 2009, the residents of Grosse Pointe Shores voted to incorporate as a city with the name "Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, A Michigan City," which took place on April 1. Prior to incorporation as a city, the village encompassed the entire area of two small townships. Most of the former village was within Grosse Pointe Township in Wayne County. A tiny portion of the village was within Lake Township in Macomb County.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Grosse Pointe Shores in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Grosse Pointe Shores like a local. After your splendid visit to Grosse Pointe Shores, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Detroit. Add Detroit to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Comerica Park, Detroit Institute Of Arts, Motown Historical Museum. A holiday in Grosse Pointe Shores can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Grosse Pointe Shores*

  • Pollution Statistics in Grosse Pointe Shores

    Know the pollution level of Grosse Pointe Shores before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 38.75 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 76.25 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 22.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 44.32 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • Grosse Pointe Shores: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Grosse Pointe Shores for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Grosse Pointe Shores.

    • Burglary and Theft 72.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 68.85 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 76.45 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 72.27 (High)
    • Car Stealing 70.25 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 71.28 (High)
    • Attacks 68.75 (High)
    • Drug offense 76.65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 41.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 22.93 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 66.25 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 60.33 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 78.31 (High)
  • Living in Grosse Pointe Shores - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Grosse Pointe Shores is 146.79 (High)

    • Safety Index 29.15 (Low)
    • Climate Index 68.64 (High)
    • Pollution Index 51.51 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.42 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.5 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 56.72 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.04 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 131.95 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Grosse Pointe Shores

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Grosse Pointe Shores

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.46 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.17 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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