Okemos is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Okemos Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Ingham County at latitude 42.7223 and longitude -84.4275. Ingham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 840 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Okemos Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 16.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles.Photos of the local Okemos, MI area
Also See: Okemos, MI ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||21,580|
|Population in Familes||16,318|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||303|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||9,746 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,661 (58.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,478 (35.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||606 ( 6.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$193,419|
|Average Home Value||$215,457|
|Median Household Income||$64,550|
|Average Household Income||$91,554|
|Per Capita Income||$38,272|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.9%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
The table below compares Okemos to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 53||92nd|
|Population Density1||# 244||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 74||89th|
|Median Household Income||# 50||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 38||95th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.