Okemos, Michigan Population 2019

Okemos Mi Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Okemos Mi was:

  • White: 71.10%
  • Asian: 17.74%
  • Two or more races: 6.21%
  • Black or African American: 3.95%
  • Native American: 0.65%
  • Other race: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,345
Asian4,079
Two or More Races1,427
Black or African American907
American Indian and Alaska Native149
Some Other Race82

Okemos Mi Population Pyramid 2019

Okemos Mi Median Age

36


Total

35


Male

37.7


Female

Okemos Mi Adults

There are 18,248 adults, (3,303 of whom are seniors) in Okemos Mi.

Okemos Mi Age Dependency

53.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Okemos Mi Sex Ratio

Female

12,141

52.81%

Male

10,848

47.19%

Okemos Mi Households and Families

Okemos Mi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Okemos Mi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
Male64.6%35.4%
Female63.7%36.3%
All62.3%37.7%
Non Family33.6%66.4%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,3672.4162.3
Married4,5513.1387.3
Non Family4,0041.5233.6
Female6342.7963.7
Male1782.8764.6

3.04

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Okemos Mi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade790.54%
9th to 12th Grade3482.39%
High School Graduate1,0437.16%
Some College1,60511.02%
Associates Degree7305.01%
Bachelors Degree4,46530.67%
Graduate Degree6,28843.19%

Okemos Mi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,38110,1227,601
Asian2,7042,6022,315
Hispanic491446346
Black481471249
Multiple Races465460257
Native American998843
Other Race515151

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,257$68,721$41,579
Less Than High School$24,740$27,037$5,982
High School Grad$28,307$44,000$21,858
Some College$33,333$45,506$30,417
Bachelors Degree$46,779$59,352$40,240
Graduate Degree$74,684$89,154$61,599

$52,257

Average Earnings

$68,721

Average Male

$41,579

Average Female

Okemos Mi Language

Okemos Mi Language by Age

Okemos Mi Language

78.15% of Okemos Mi residents speak only English, while 21.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 10.96% of the population.

Okemos Mi Poverty

Okemos Mi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,2522,09813.76%
Asian4,07346411.39%
Black88536941.69%
Hispanic96413013.49%
Native1496946.31%
Multiple1,422231.62%

13.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.51%

Male Poverty Rate

15.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Okemos Mi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Okemos Mi is Native, with 46.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Okemos Mi is Multiple, with 1.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.91%
Some College13.49%
High School10.13%
Bachelors or Greater3.44%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.09%
Male Unemployed18.75%
Female Employed10.89%
Male Employed9.20%

Okemos Mi Income

Okemos Mi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,568$105,612
Families$112,953$142,785
Married Families$124,854-
Non Families$38,485$54,540

Okemos Mi Marital Status

Okemos Mi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Okemos Mi Married by Age and Sex

Okemos Mi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Okemos Mi Marital Status by Race

Okemos Mi Veterans

830

Number of Veterans

789

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam304
First Gulf War135
Second Gulf War75
World War II67
Korea53

Okemos Mi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7495.57%
2 or More588.35%
Hispanic406.23%
Asian230.71%

Okemos Mi Veterans by Education

10.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Okemos Mi Employment Status

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Okemos Mi Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

55.51%

Born in Michigan

80.64%

Native Born

19.36%

Foreign Born

10.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.64% of Okemos Mi residents were born in the United States, with 55.51% having been born in Michigan. 10.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.