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Ingham County
  • County in Michigan

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  2. Housing
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  3. Nightlife
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  4. Good for Families
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  5. Diversity
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  6. Jobs
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  7. Weather
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  8. Cost of Living
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  9. Health & Fitness
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  10. Outdoor Activities
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  11. Commute
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Ingham County is located in Michigan with a population of 290,587. In Ingham County, most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Ingham County and residents tend to be liberal.

About

Population
290,587

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$135,600
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$877
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    42%
  • Own
    58%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    482.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    68
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    121.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    544.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,703.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    258.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    19%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%

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