The City of Ypsilanti had a population of 20,245 as of July 1, 2016. Ypsilanti ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Ypsilanti is located at latitude 42.2432 and longitude -83.622 in Washtenaw County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ypsilanti (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Washtenaw County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 725 feet.
The City of Ypsilanti (GNIS ID: 1627300) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ypsilanti population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||17,560|
|Population in Familes||8,806|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,685|
|Average Household Size||2.08|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||9,791 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,725 (27.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,734 (58.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,332 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,438|
|Average Home Value||$154,769|
|Median Household Income||$31,511|
|Average Household Income||$48,572|
|Per Capita Income||$22,356|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.26%|
|Per Capita Income||1.44%|
The table below compares Ypsilanti to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 59||92nd|
|Population Density1||# 21||97th|
|Diversity Index2||# 26||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 633||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 366||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.