Okemos Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Okemos Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
22,463

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.2%
5 - 17:
17.3%
18 - 24:
16.7%
25 - 34:
11.4%
35 - 54:
23.9%
55 - 64:
11.3%
Over 65 Years:
14.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
11.8%
11.8%
High School Graduates
98.6%
98.6%
College Graduated
74.9%
74.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Okemos
$43,407
$43,407
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Okemos
$78,600
$78,600
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.1%

Employment Industries in Okemos

 
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Education
24.7%
24.7%
Healthcare
10.2%
10.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
10.0%
10.0%
Public Service
7.8%
7.8%
Retail
7.7%
7.7%
Finance
7.5%
7.5%
Accommodation
6.8%
6.8%
Manufacturing
6.2%
6.2%
Other
3.9%
3.9%
Administration
2.8%
2.8%
Real estate
2.5%
2.5%
Arts
2.3%
2.3%
Wholesale
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
67.5%
67.5%
Black Or African American
4.9%
4.9%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.5%
0.5%
Asian
19.2%
19.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
4.6%
4.6%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.3%
3.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

German
17.0%
17.0%
English
9.2%
9.2%
Irish
8.5%
8.5%
Polish
7.7%
7.7%
Italian
5.2%
5.2%
European
3.0%
3.0%
Scottish
2.4%
2.4%
French
2.4%
2.4%
Dutch
2.2%
2.2%
Swedish
2.1%
2.1%
Norwegian
1.3%
1.3%
Turkish
1.3%
1.3%
Russian
1.0%
1.0%
Northern European
1.0%
1.0%
Lithuanian
0.8%
0.8%
Hungarian
0.8%
0.8%
Greek
0.7%
0.7%
Ukrainian
0.7%
0.7%
Czech
0.6%
0.6%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
76.0%
76.0%
Chinese
5.7%
5.7%
Langs. of India
5.7%
5.7%
Polish
3.0%
3.0%
Other Asian languages
2.4%
2.4%
Spanish
1.5%
1.5%
Korean
0.7%
0.7%
Persian
0.6%
0.6%
Other Indo-European
0.5%
0.5%
Arabic
0.5%
0.5%
Japanese
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.4%
0.4%
Slavic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Portuguese
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.4%
0.4%
Urdu
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Okemos Residents:
21.5%