Incorporated as a village in 1869 and as a city in 1934, approximately 4,500 residents call Plainwell home. The high quality of life associated with living in a small town, in addition to Plainwell’s convenient location, top schools, quaint downtown, close proximity to community and regional recreational facilities, and the affordability and availability of quality housing are selling points for Plainwell and why residents choose to live, work, play - and stay - in Plainwell.

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Plainwell Community Schools
600 School Drive
Plainwell, MI 49080
Employees: 367
Public School System

Borgess / PIP Hospital
411 Naomi Street
Plainwell, MI 49080
Employees: 210
Medical / Emergency Facility

Life Care Center of America
320 Brigham Street
Plainwell, MI 49080
Employees: 120
Nursing Home

HyTech Spring and Machine
950 Lincoln
Plainwell, MI 49080
Employees: 85 (expanding in 2006)
Manufacturer of precision springs and wire

Modernistic Carpet Cleaning
821 Wakefield
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 385-3377
Employees: 85

Preferred Plastics
800 E. Bridge Street
Plainwell, MI 49080
Employees: 64
Custom plastics extruded products

TMD Machining
751 Wakefield
Plainwell, MI 49080
Employees: 50
Parts Manufacurer