MI

National Population : 333,590,059
Michigan State Population : 10,348,199

About East Lansing, MI

East Lansing, MI is located in Ingham County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for East Lansing is about 48,145 with about 1,384 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 51,981.

The Average Home Value is $95,950.00, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 49% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $22,504.00, which is roughly 59% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 61% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for East Lansing is about 9.1%.

Michigan is ranked #29 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.48 out of 100.

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Voting

Ingham County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 49.43% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 65.18%
Republican: 32.96%
Libertarian: 1.3%
Green: 0.32%
Other: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Okemos, MI (3.62 mi.)
Haslett, MI (3.83 mi.)
Bath, MI (5.05 mi.)
Lansing, MI (5.75 mi.)
Holt, MI (7.82 mi.)
De Witt, MI (9.25 mi.)
Dewitt, MI (9.25 mi.)
Williamston, MI (10.09 mi.)
Dimondale, MI (11.10 mi.)
Mason, MI (11.26 mi.)
Laingsburg, MI (12.01 mi.)
Perry, MI (13.31 mi.)
Grand Ledge, MI (13.85 mi.)
Potterville, MI (15.40 mi.)
Eagle, MI (16.26 mi.)
Webberville, MI (16.49 mi.)
Dansville, MI (16.77 mi.)
Morrice, MI (17.14 mi.)
Saint Johns, MI (18.32 mi.)
Ovid, MI (18.35 mi.)
Eaton Rapids, MI (19.20 mi.)
Leslie, MI (19.46 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 48823, 48825
Latitude : 42.763243
Longitude : -84.438612
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 853 ft.
Area Code(s) : 517

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.62
Male Population Estimate : 59.23%
Female Population Estimate : 63.69%
Median Age : 21.6
Male Median Age : 21.6
Female Median Age : 21.6

White Population Estimate : 100.32%
Black Population Estimate : 9.92%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.45%
Asian Population Estimate : 13.56%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.19%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.10%
Other Population Estimate : 1.77%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of East Lansing specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Ingham County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Ingham County: About 609 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Ingham County is about 19% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 53% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.