Ingham County, Michigan (MI)

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County population in 2012: 281,723 (87% urban, 13% rural); it was 279,320 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 48,985
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 16,867
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 65,969
Renter-occupied apartments: 45,310 (it was 42,624 in 2000)
% of renters here:

39%
State:

28%

Land area: 559 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 504 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ingham County: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (36.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 55%
  • Government: 11%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Ingham County, Michigan:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (72.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (11.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (7.3%)
  • Asian alone (5.2%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
Median resident age:  31.0 years
Michigan median age:  38.0 years
Males: 136,594  (48.0%)
Females: 144,301  (52.0%)
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Ingham County,MI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Ingham County:

2.0 people
Michigan:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,569 ($40,774 in 1999)

This county:

$44569
Michigan:

$48273

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $660 (lower quartile is $522, upper quartile is $809)
This county:

$660
State:

$629


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $118,300 (it was $97,700 in 2000)
Ingham:

$118,300
Michigan:

$117,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $71,600 - $178,500

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $147,307
Here:

$147,307
State:

$159,597

Townhouses or other attached units: $123,456
Here:

$123,456
State:

$138,735

In 2-unit structures: $143,733
Here:

$143,733
State:

$89,877

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $90,064
Here:

$90,064
State:

$110,373

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $77,041
Here:

$77,041
State:

$119,825

Mobile homes: $15,409
Here:

$15,409
State:

$33,033

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $14,542
Here:

$14,542
State:

$40,667
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,217
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $495

Institutionalized population: 1,719

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Health of residents in Ingham County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
75.5% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
46.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
99.5% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 193 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 240 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2008: 112 buildings, average cost: $192,800
  • 2009: 107 buildings, average cost: $219,800

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,739 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,465 (2.3%)

Ingham County household income distribution in 2009 Ingham County home values distribution Ingham County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.7%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.3% for Black residents, 37.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.1% for American Indian residents, 77.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.8% for other race residents, 44.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.7%
Ingham County:

22.7%
Michigan:

17.0%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.3% for Black residents, 37.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.5% for American Indian residents, 77.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.2% for other race residents, 44.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 31 years old
(Males: 30 years old, Females: 32 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 35 years old, Black residents: 29 years old, American Indian residents: 30 years old, Asian residents: 25 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 36 years old)

Area name: Lansing-East Lansing, MI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ingham County is $532 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $659 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $835 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lansing, East Lansing, Okemos, Holt, Haslett, Mason, Williamston, Edgemont Park, Leslie, Webberville.

Ingham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2005 air pollution in Ingham County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.093 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.082 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 13.5 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 38 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Ingham County: Onondaga Dragway (A), Highfields Community Boys Camp (B), Chisholm Hills Country Club (C), Lansing Rest Area (D), Okemos Rest Area (E), Lansing Cottonwood Campground (F), Eastwood Towne Center (G), Wheatfield Valley Golf Course (H), Brookshire Golf Club (I), Willow Creek Golf Course (J), P J Family Campground (K), Eldorado Golf Course (L), Eagle View Golf Club (M), Branson Bay Golf Course (N), Wheel Inn Campground (O), Waverly Hills Municipal Golf Course (P), Walnut Hills Country Club (Q), Oak Lane Golf Club (R), Michigan State University Observatory (S), Holt Senior Care and Rehabilitation Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ingham County include: Church of Jesus Christ (A), Felt Plains Church (B), Gospel Hall Church (C), Grovenburg Church (D), Childs Bible Church (E), West Locke Church (F), West Columbia Church (G), Plains Church (H), United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Brick Cemetery (1), Leek Cemetery (2), In God We Trust Cemetery (3), Cabot Cemetery (4), Greenwood Cemetery (5), Markham Cemetery (6), Leek Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Lowe Lake (A), Lanes Lake (B), Nichols Lake (C), Jones Lake (D), Jacobs Lake (E), Hunton Lake (F), Mud Lake (G), Hewes Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fowler Drain (A), West Branch Willow Creek (B), West Branch Red Cedar River (C), Banta Drain (D), Wolf Creek (E), Sullivan Creek (F), Cook and Thorburn Drain (G), Squaw Creek (H), Kalamink Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ingham County include: Wilderness Park (1), Baldwin Park (2), White Oak Township Hall Historical Marker (3), Grand River Trail Historical Marker (4), Saint Katherine's Chapel Historical Marker (5), Valhalla Park (6), Michigan Park (7), Browell Roadside Park (8), Columbia Creek Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clinton County , Eaton County , Jackson County , Livingston County , Shiawassee County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 49,242
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 33.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 17,463 (32% naturalized citizens)

Ingham County:

6.3%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 7,761
  • 1990 to 1994: 2,972
  • 1985 to 1989: 1,566
  • 1980 to 1984: 1,157
  • 1975 to 1979: 848
  • 1970 to 1974: 744
  • 1970 to 1974: 609
  • 1965 to 1969: 1,806

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 80.4%

Ingham County marital status for males Ingham County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Ingham County with a mortgage: 42,360 (3,320 second mortgage, 5,634 home equity loan, 168 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 13,924

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Ingham County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic44,63716
Evangelical Protestant32,440130
Mainline Protestant22,06273
Other9,00036
Black Protestant3,4608
Orthodox8406
None168,456-
Ingham County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 57
Ingham County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 47
This county:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Ingham County:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 197
This county:

7.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Ingham County:

8.2%
Michigan:

9.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Ingham County:

28.7%
State:

29.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.6%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Ingham County:

Average size of farms: 182 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $50,438
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $240.86
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 12.73%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 32.69%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $49,230
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 77.44%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $73,993
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.53
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 30.74%
Corn for grain: 49189 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 14383 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 58394 harvested acres
Vegetables: 506 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 218 acres

Tornado activity:

Ingham County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 1851791.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 fatalities and 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 10/18/2007, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured one person and caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ingham County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 224.4 miles away from Ingham County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 185.1 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 342.3 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 309.9 miles away from Ingham County center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 11.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Ingham County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Korea (9%)
  • India (7%)
  • Vietnam (6%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Cuba (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Ingham County (%):

  • German (19%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • Polish (5%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • Dutch (3%)

Ingham County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 109,670 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 13,653 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2,902 (2%)
  • Subway or elevated: 24 (0%)
  • Railroad: 3 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 19 (0%)
  • Taxi: 77 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 48 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 1,077 (1%)
  • Walked: 7,241 (5%)
  • Other means: 386 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 4,163 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Ingham County, Michigan in 2000:

  • 13,873 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,069 people in nursing homes
  • 570 people in other group homes
  • 450 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 294 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 89 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 73 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 64 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 61 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 59 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 38 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 35 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 31 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 22 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 20 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 19 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 18 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 16 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 16 people in religious group quarters
  • 7 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 7 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 3 people in unknown juvenile institutions

People in group quarters in Ingham County, Michigan in 2010:

  • 15,386 people in college/university student housing
  • 694 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 677 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 543 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 381 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 263 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 154 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 137 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 70 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 46 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 37 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 32 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 30 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 28 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,099.

7.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.35%
Michigan average:

5.09%


0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($82 average AGI)
Ingham County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.03%

5.05% relocated from other counties in Michigan ($23,817 average AGI)
2.27% relocated from other states ($10,406 average AGI)
Ingham County:

2.27%
Michigan average:

1.52%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Eaton County, MI  1.29% ($29,775 average AGI)
from Clinton County, MI  0.70% ($30,655)
from Oakland County, MI  0.33% ($32,677)
from Wayne County, MI  0.26% ($27,838)
from Jackson County, MI  0.24% ($28,029)
from Livingston County, MI  0.23% ($137,957)
from Shiawassee County, MI  0.23% ($34,665)


8.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,604 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Michigan average:

5.58%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($287 average AGI)
Ingham County:

0.07%
Michigan average:

0.05%

5.10% relocated to other counties in Michigan ($21,344 average AGI)
2.99% relocated to other states ($13,973 average AGI)
Ingham County:

2.99%
Michigan average:

2.00%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Eaton County, MI  1.33% ($32,402 average AGI)
to Clinton County, MI  0.66% ($38,974)
to Oakland County, MI  0.40% ($36,530)
to Kent County, MI  0.29% ($30,939)
to Livingston County, MI  0.25% ($40,206)
to Wayne County, MI  0.24% ($27,008)
to Jackson County, MI  0.23% ($28,363)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.1
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Ingham County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Ingham County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 6.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Ingham County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 37,833 (31,246 aged, 6,587 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.71
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 16673.15
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 316.7
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 51012.06

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1305.130
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 744.460
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6.1

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 56.45
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 106.610

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.82
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 40.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 17.3
  • Other - 23.4

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 91.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 43.8
  • Suffocation - 26.5
  • Poisoning - 15.8
  • Other - 5.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 262,417

Size of family households: 27,859 2-persons, 14,631 3-persons, 11,907 4-persons, 5,168 5-persons, 1,930 6-persons, 1,179 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 34,795 1-person, 9,913 2-persons, 2,067 3-persons, 1,285 4-persons, 276 5-persons, 87 6-persons, 65 7-or-more-persons.

41,222 married couples with children.
18,436 single-parent households (3,459 men, 14,977 women).

89.7% of residents of Ingham County speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
3.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (46% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (68% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $3,748,654,000 ($13385 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $167,600,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $899,683,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $364,561,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $14,542,000
Federal grants: $2,178,047,000
Federal procurement contracts: $153,399,000 ($119,443,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $138,422,000 ($27,421,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $515,064,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $143,162,000
Federal Government insurance: $153,054,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 19,431
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

68 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 9,973
Here:

36 per 1000 residents
State:

45 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +6,712
Here:

+24 per 1000 residents
State:

+12 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -16,678
Here -60 per 1000 residents
State -16 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Ingham County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 34.42 millions of gallons per day (100% from ground, 0% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 864
  • 2000 to 2004: 8,994
  • 1990 to 1999: 10,940
  • 1980 to 1989: 15,042
  • 1970 to 1979: 20,700
  • 1960 to 1969: 16,520
  • 1950 to 1959: 18,193
  • 1940 to 1949: 8,358
  • 1939 or earlier: 21,646
Rooms in houses/apartments in Ingham County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 72
  • 2 rooms: 359
  • 3 rooms: 1,250
  • 4 rooms: 5,306
  • 5 rooms: 14,072
  • 6 rooms: 16,607
  • 7 rooms: 11,509
  • 8 rooms: 8,440
  • 9+ rooms: 8,354
  • 1 room: 1,961
  • 2 rooms: 5,190
  • 3 rooms: 9,288
  • 4 rooms: 11,330
  • 5 rooms: 7,719
  • 6 rooms: 3,773
  • 7 rooms: 1,760
  • 8 rooms: 880
  • 9+ rooms: 723
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Ingham County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 110
  • 1 bedroom: 1,705
  • 2 bedrooms: 13,734
  • 3 bedrooms: 34,457
  • 4 bedrooms: 13,573
  • 5+ bedrooms: 2,390
  • no bedroom: 2,485
  • 1 bedroom: 14,012
  • 2 bedrooms: 17,948
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,998
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,598
  • 5+ bedrooms: 583
Cars and other vehicles available in Ingham County, Michigan in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 2,217
  • 1 vehicle: 19,698
  • 2 vehicles: 30,181
  • 3 vehicles: 10,218
  • 4 vehicles: 2,809
  • 5+ vehicles: 846
  • no vehicle: 6,496
  • 1 vehicle: 21,530
  • 2 vehicles: 11,101
  • 3 vehicles: 2,208
  • 4 vehicles: 765
  • 5+ vehicles: 524

48% of Ingham County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in Michigan.

Ingham County:

48.0%
State average:

58.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $81,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ingham County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (83.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.0%)
  • Electricity (3.7%)
  • Wood (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (66.9%)
  • Electricity (26.1%)
  • Other fuel (2.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.2%)
  • No fuel used (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,818
Here:

9.2%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,001
Here:

6.8%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,775
Here:

4.4%
Michigan:

16.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Ingham County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Health - Other: $3,284,000
    General - Other: $1,647,000
    Parks and Recreation: $34,000
    Correctional Institutions: $28,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $132,115,000
    General - Other: $21,071,000
    Police Protection: $14,577,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,944,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,417,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $12,980,000
    Regular Highways: $12,867,000
    Correctional Institutions: $9,298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,419,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,767,000
    Transit Utilities: $2,666,000
    Financial Administration: $2,205,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,486,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,118,000
    Housing and Community Development: $945,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,150,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $7,936,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $11,619,000
    General - Other: $936,000
    Police Protection: $540,000
    Health - Other: $236,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $61,946,000

Ingham County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $32,425,000
    Parks and Recreation: $319,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $9,220,000
    All Other: $5,130,000
    Highways: $3,765,000
    Housing and Community Development: $972,000
    Public Welfare: $531,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,835,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,201,000
    All Other: $150,000
    Housing and Community Development: $58,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,610,000
    Special Assessments: $3,026,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,639,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $560,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $79,883,000
    Health and Hospitals: $24,076,000
    Highways: $13,157,000
    All Other: $5,327,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Tax - Property: $71,233,000
    Other Selective Sales: $1,914,000
    Other License: $337,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $245,000

Ingham County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,190,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,750,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,084,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,644,000

Ingham County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $81,687,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $327,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Ingham County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Ingham County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 78 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,113$100,441818$125,8193,783$140,887334$30,55417$793,294311$87,75245$65,689
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED76$83,43457$103,246407$143,55846$29,4352$1,155,00036$69,55616$40,563
APPLICATIONS DENIED181$86,807163$100,2391,468$138,676272$20,8608$1,014,500130$78,93840$47,950
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN108$100,83383$114,108932$135,12685$22,7651$2,450,00051$82,0397$65,857
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS24$111,62520$145,000216$140,55612$56,7501$1,050,00014$100,0713$70,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 64 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED167$143,29384$169,9291$77,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED51$138,17649$159,8982$95,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED26$137,80835$173,4290$01$160,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$119,68415$194,6670$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$100,3331$119,0001$54,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Ingham County, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1,30379.0 years
John1,30074.0 years
William1,24174.8 years
Robert1,23171.5 years
James96070.1 years
Charles81374.6 years
Helen77980.4 years
George70576.5 years
Margaret67180.3 years
Dorothy64378.9 years
Most common last names in Ingham County, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith83775.7 years
Miller45176.3 years
Johnson38875.2 years
Brown35675.3 years
Williams32573.3 years
Jones28773.2 years
Clark24975.4 years
Davis24174.9 years
Wilson22074.1 years
Taylor18974.3 years
Businesses in Ingham County, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven8Kroger7
ALDI1La-Z-Boy2
AT&T4Lane Bryant2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Lane Furniture4
Abercrombie Kids1LensCrafters2
Ace Hardware4Little Caesars Pizza12
Advance Auto Parts4Long John Silver's1
Aeropostale3Lowe's2
American Eagle Outfitters3Macy's2
Ann Taylor1Marriott6
Applebee's4Marshalls1
Arby's9MasterBrand Cabinets25
Audi1Maurices1
AutoZone6Mazda1
Avenue1McDonald's21
BMW1Meijer5
Banana Republic1Men's Wearhouse3
Barnes & Noble1Menards2
Bath & Body Works3Motel 61
Bed Bath & Beyond2Motherhood Maternity4
Blockbuster4New Balance3
Budget Car Rental1New York & Co1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nike27
Burger King10Nissan1
CVS3OfficeMax3
Cache1Old Country Buffet1
Carson Pirie Scott2Old Navy1
Casual Male XL1Olive Garden1
Catherines1Outback2
Charlotte Russe2Outback Steakhouse2
Chevrolet3Pac Sun1
Chico's1Panda Express2
Chipotle2Panera Bread3
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless5
Cold Stone Creamery3Penske3
Coldwater Creek1PetSmart2
ColorTyme1Pier 1 Imports2
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut2
Cracker Barrel2Plato's Closet1
Curves5Popeyes1
DHL3Pottery Barn1
Dairy Queen3Qdoba Mexican Grill4
Days Inn1Quality2
Deb2Quiznos4
Decora Cabinetry6RadioShack4
Dennys2Ramada1
Discount Tire4Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza8Red Robin1
DressBarn1Red Roof Inn2
Dressbarn1Rite Aid13
Dunkin Donuts1Ruby Tuesday1
Ethan Allen1Rue211
Express2Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Famous Footwear1SAS Shoes1
Fashion Bug2Sam's Club2
FedEx39Sears2
Finish Line2Spencer Gifts1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sprint Nextel5
Foot Locker2Staples2
Ford2Starbucks7
Forever 211Steak 'n Shake2
GNC13Subaru1
GameStop6Subway31
Gap1Super 82
Goodwill4T-Mobile12
Gymboree2T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block10Taco Bell7
Haworth1Talbots2
Hilton3Target3
Hobby Lobby2The Limited1
Holiday Inn4The Room Place1
Hollister Co.1Tim Hortons7
Home Depot2Toyota1
Honda1Toys"R"Us4
Hot Topic2True Value4
Houlihan's1U-Haul16
Howard Johnson1UPS96
IHOP1Urban Outfitters1
J.Crew1Value City Furniture1
JCPenney2Vans1
JoS. A. Bank1Verizon Wireless5
Johnny Rockets1Victoria's Secret3
Jones New York7Volkswagen1
Journeys2Walgreens5
Justice2Walmart3
KFC5Wendy's9
Kincaid1Wet Seal1
Kmart1YMCA5
Kohl's2

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