Novi is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 59,715 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 90.20% 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 (16.41%), sales jobs (11.65%), and office and administrative support (10.23%).
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.
One thing that you will notice about Novi is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Novi a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Novi. 59.08% 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 $46,435, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $185,740 for a family of four. However, Novi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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.
Novi also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 23.54%.
The most common language spoken in Novi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Other Asian languages.