ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
OKEMOS COMMUNITY PROFILE
Michigan > All counties > Ingham County > Okemos
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Okemos, Michigan, MI

Send us your Okemos photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Okemos
Blog about Okemos
Okemos map

Sponsored Ads

Suburb

Okemos is in Ingham County, in the Lansing metro area.

The community name derives from Algonquian for "little chief"

The latitude of Okemos is 42.722N. The longitude is -84.427W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 840 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 22,805.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$62,810
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Okemos demographic reports
Okemos is on the Red Cedar River
Former and merged names include:
· Hamilton
· Sanford
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Beaner?s Gourmet Coffee, Panera Bread, Starbucks

Listed places near Okemos

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Okemos
Ingham County
Michigan
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Okemos demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ingham County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lansing area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 48840 ZIP code.

Okemos, MI locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Okemos Web sites

Ancestry & family history

21% of Okemos residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Okemos ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Okemos was $33,401, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

67% of Okemos residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Okemos
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Okemos, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $624.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,407.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Okemos include Hope Borbas Okemos Branch ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Ingham County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Okemos political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Okemos workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel

Hotels in Okemos include Comfort Inn and Executive Suites, Fairfield Inn, Holiday Inn Express.

Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Michigan community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Okemos:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
News about Okemos
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!