Okemos is a city located in Ingham County Michigan. Okemos has a 2020 population of 25,871. Okemos is currently growing at a rate of 1.47% annually and its population has increased by 2.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,121 in 2010.
The average household income in Okemos is $106,872 with a poverty rate of 14.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,060 per month, and the median house value is $264,300. The median age in Okemos is 34.5 years, 33.4 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Okemoswas:
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%.
75.25% of Okemos residents speak only English, while 24.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 13.62% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Okemos is Black, with 45.06% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Okemos is Hispanic, with 12.14% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.14%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Okemos
77.78% of Okemos residents were born in the United States, with 53.86% having been born in Michigan. 11.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.