Novi is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 60,951 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 89.60% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Novi is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Novi who work in management occupations (16.08%), sales jobs (12.16%), and office and administrative support (9.25%).
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.
Because of many things, Novi is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Novi really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Novi perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Novi, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Novi is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 60.83% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Novi in 2010 was $49,163, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $196,652 for a family of four.
Novi is an extremely 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 German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Novi's cultural character, accounting for 24.41% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Novi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.