Novi, MI


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Living in Novi

Novi is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 58,723 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Novi is the 27th largest community in Michigan.

Novi home prices are not only among the most expensive in Michigan, but Novi real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Novi is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.03% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Novi is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Novi who work in management occupations (14.35%), sales jobs (12.69%), and office and administrative support (12.56%).

Also of interest is that Novi has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Novi. 55.90% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Novi in 2010 was $44,800, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $179,200 for a family of four.

Novi is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Novi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Novi residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Novi include Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Novi's cultural character, accounting for 18.78% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Novi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Chinese.