Lansing is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 112,644 people and 52 constituent neighborhoods, Lansing is the sixth largest community in Michigan.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lansing is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 0.00% of the Lansing workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lansing is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lansing who work in office and administrative support (0.00%), sales jobs (0.00%), and personal care services (0.00%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lansing has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lansing has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lansing than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lansing may be for you.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 0.00 minutes getting to work every day.
The city of Lansing is a decent size, but despite this, it doesn't have a viable public transit system that people can use to get to work.
In terms of college education, Lansing ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 0.00% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lansing in 2018 was $0, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $0 for a family of four.
Lansing is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lansing home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lansing residents report their race to be Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Lansing include Yugoslavian, Other West Indian, West Indian, U.S. Virgin Islander, and Trinidadian and Tobagonian.
The most common language spoken in Lansing is Polish. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and African languages.