Ypsilanti SnackAbility

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

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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
20,804
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
30.9%
Median Home
$136,700
Median Income
$35,896
Median Rent
$781

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Map Of Ypsilanti, MI

Population over time in Ypsilanti

Year Population % Change
2017 20,804 1.1%
2016 20,577 3.5%
2015 19,874 0.2%
2014 19,844 1.0%
2013 19,647 0.0%
2012 19,638 -1.2%
2011 19,880 -1.5%
2010 20,191 -

Crime in Ypsilanti Per 100k

Crime Ypsilanti MI USA
Violent Crime 865.2 450.0 382.9
Murder 9.4 5.7 5.3
Robbery 174.0 65.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 531.3 308.5 248.9
Property Crime 2849.5 1800.0 2362.0
Burglary 634.8 357.8 430.4
Larceny 2012.5 1245.7 1694.0
Car Theft 202.2 196.5 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Ypsilanti

White
60.3% (12,535)
African American
27.6% (5,746)
American Indian
0.0% (2)
Asian
2.3% (469)
Hawaiian
0.1% (26)
Other
1.1% (225)
Two Or More
4.2% (864)
Hispanic
4.5% (937)
Race Ypsilanti MI USA
White 60.3% 75.5% 61.5%
African American 27.6% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 2.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.5% 4.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Ypsilanti, Michigan

Less than $10,000
14.7% (305,818)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (172,673)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (301,658)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (237,165)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (293,336)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (309,979)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (183,075)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (178,914)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (56,170)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (43,688)
Income Ypsilanti MI USA
Less than $10,000 14.7% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 5.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 10.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 12.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Ypsilanti

Female
47.4% (9,870)
Male
52.6% (10,933)
Gender Ypsilanti MI USA
Female 47.4% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 52.6% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ypsilanti for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.4% (503)
9-12th Grade
4.8% (999)
High School / GED
14.2% (2,949)
Some College
29.1% (6,044)
Associate's Degree
6.9% (1,427)
Bachelor's Degree
22.7% (4,727)
Master's Degree
15.1% (3,143)
Professional Degree
2.0% (411)
Doctorate Degree
2.9% (596)
Education Ypsilanti MI USA
< 9th Grade 2.4% 3.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.8% 6.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 14.2% 29.3% 27.3%
Some College 29.1% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.9% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 22.7% 17.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 15.1% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.9% 1.2% 1.4%

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