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Ingham County
  • County in Michigan

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Housing
    grade B minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
  4. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  5. Diversity
    grade A minus
  6. Jobs
    grade B
  7. Weather
    grade C
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  11. Commute
    grade A

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Ingham County is located in Michigan with a population of 285,660. Ingham County is one of the best places to live in Michigan. In Ingham County, most residents own their homes. In Ingham County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Ingham County and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Ingham County are above average.

About

Population
285,660

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$153,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$949
National
$1,163
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
grade A minus
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
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

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