CITY LANDING: About East Lansing

Learn more about the city of East Lansing by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of East Lansing will be essential if you are going to consider renting in East Lansing. You can also view apartments for rent in East Lansing, MI by clicking the link and search box below.

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East Lansing Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 4.80%
    10-17: 4.39%
    18-29: 64.91%
    30-39: 6.60%
    40-49: 6.34%
    50-64: 6.86%
    65 & Over: 6.10%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 11.25 sq mi
    Total Population: 46,581
    Population Density Ranking (National): 69th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 70th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 26th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 32nd percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $28,437
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $73,174
    Median Income Ranking (National): 18th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 15th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 77th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 77th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 28th percentile
    Single: 72nd percentile
    Married With Children: 13th percentile
    Married With No Children: 15th percentile
    Single With Children: 4th percentile
    Single With No Children: 68th percentile
  • Schools  
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 17.67 : 1

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