In 2018, East Lansing, MI had a population of 48.4k people with a median age of 21.3 and a median household income of $38,502. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of East Lansing, MI grew from 48,281 to 48,374, a 0.193% increase and its median household income grew from $37,433 to $38,502, a 2.86% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in East Lansing, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.4%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (12.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.52%), White (Hispanic) (3.55%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.09%). NaNk% of the people in East Lansing, MI speak a non-English language, and 88.2% 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 $186,700, and the homeownership rate is 35.1%. Most people in East Lansing, MI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15 minutes. The average car ownership in East Lansing, MI is 2 cars per household.