In 2017, East Lansing, MI had a population of 48.3k people with a median age of 21.3 and a median household income of $37,433. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of East Lansing, MI declined from 48,395 to 48,281, a -0.236% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,153 to $37,433, a 9.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in East Lansing, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (72%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (12%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.56%), White (Hispanic) (3.45%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.26%). N/A% of the people in East Lansing, MI speak a non-English language, and 88.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in East Lansing, MI are Michigan State University (13,044 degrees awarded in 2017), Douglas J Aveda Institute (613 degrees), and Michigan State University-College of Law (281 degrees).
The median property value in East Lansing, MI is $181,100, and the homeownership rate is 33.8%. Most people in East Lansing, MI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 14.8 minutes. The average car ownership in East Lansing, MI is 2 cars per household.