Living in Ypsilanti, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Ypsilanti SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Ypsilanti, MI Crime Report

798
Total Crimes
3,746.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
45.88%
Above National Average

Ypsilanti, MI Cost Of Living

93
Ypsilanti's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Ypsilanti, Michigan Info Snack

Ypsilanti (/pslænti/ ip-si-LAN-tee; often mispronounced /jpslænti/ yip-si-LAN-tee), commonly shortened to Ypsi, is a city in Washtenaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan, perhaps best known as the home of Eastern Michigan University. As of the 2017 census, the city's population was 21,018. The city is bounded to the north by Superior Township and on the west, south, and east by Ypsilanti Township. Ypsilanti is located 6 miles (10 km) east of Ann Arbor and about 18 miles (29 km) west of the Detroit city limits.
Population
20,939
Unemployment
8.8%
Poverty
32.2%
Median Home
$141,100
Median Income
$36,982
Median Rent
$817

Ypsilanti, MI Photos

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Map Of Ypsilanti, MI

Population over time in Ypsilanti

Year Population % Change
2017 20,939 0.6%
2016 20,804 1.1%
2015 20,577 3.5%
2014 19,874 0.2%
2013 19,844 1.0%
2012 19,647 0.0%
2011 19,638 -1.2%
2010 19,880 -1.5%
2009 20,191 -
Crime/100k Ypsilanti MI USA
Violent Crime 873.3 449.4 368.9
Murder 18.8 5.5 5.0
Robbery 169.0 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 535.3 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 2873.5 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 755.9 316.6 376.0
Larceny 1906.3 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 211.3 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Ypsilanti

White
61.6% (12,888)
African American
27.3% (5,706)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.0% (410)
Hawaiian
0.1% (20)
Other
0.5% (99)
Two Or More
4.1% (852)
Hispanic
4.6% (964)
Race Ypsilanti MI USA
White 61.6% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 27.3% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.6% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Ypsilanti, Michigan

Less than $10,000
15.5% (323,876)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (163,014)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (280,029)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (232,685)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (314,999)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (315,268)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.4% (174,850)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (180,230)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (59,180)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (49,765)
Income Ypsilanti MI USA
Less than $10,000 15.5% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.4% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Ypsilanti

Female
47.0% (9,831)
Male
53.0% (11,107)
Gender Ypsilanti MI USA
Female 47.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 53.0% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ypsilanti for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (418)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,256)
High School / GED
14.0% (2,931)
Some College
29.0% (6,072)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,675)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (4,815)
Master's Degree
14.0% (2,931)
Professional Degree
2.0% (418)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (418)
Education Ypsilanti MI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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