Lansing Information

Lansing Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lansing, MI

General Lansing Information

State: Michigan

County: Ingham County

Close cities: Holt, MI, Lansing, MI, De Witt, MI, Okemos, MI, Dimondale, MI, East Lansing, MI, Waverly, MI

Lansing Population (census data)
Total 114,947 (-3.0% since 2000)
Male 55,178 (48.0%)
Female 59,769 (52.0%)

Population Density: 3,280 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.6 (US Avg is 100)

Lansing Elevation: 850 feet above sea level

Land Area: 35.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,550

Zip Codes: 48922, 48906, 48980, 48930, 48919, 48921, 48908, 48933, 48912, 48901, 48956, 48909, 48951, 48924, 48911, 48910, 48929, 48917, 48918, 48913, 48916, 48950, 48937, 48915, and 48907.

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Lansing Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (61.4%)
  • Black (21.9%)
  • Hispanic (10.0%)
  • Two or more races (4.6%)
  • Other race (4.5%)
  • American Indian (2.0%)
  • Vietnamese (1.1%)
  • Other Asian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.9%)
  • Irish (9.2%)
  • English (9.2%)
  • United States (4.9%)
  • Polish (3.3%)
  • French (3.1%)
Foriegn Born: 7,071 people (6.2%)
  • Asia (45.1%)
  • Latin America (37.3%)
  • Europe (17.6%)

Local Lansing Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Detroit Lions, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: University of Michigan, Michigan State University

Lansing School Information

High Schools
DeWitt High School (3100 W Clark Road, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Dewitt Public Schools District)
Eastern High School (220 N Pennsylvania Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48912 - Lansing Public School District District)
Everett High School (3900 Stabler Street, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
J. W. Sexton High School (102 South McPherson Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48915 - Lansing Public School District District)
Waverly Senior High School (160 Snow Road, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Middle Schools
C. W. Otto Middle School (500 E Thomas Street, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Lansing Public School District District)
Dwight Rich Middle School (2600 Hampden Drive, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Gardner Middle School (333 Dahlia Drive, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Pattengill Middle School (1017 Jerome Street, Lansing, MI, 48912 - Lansing Public School District District)
Waverly Middle School (620 Snow Road, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Delta Center Elementary School (305 South Canal Road, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Grand Ledge Public Schools District)
Elmwood Elementary School (1533 Elmwood Road, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Meryl S. Colt Elementary School (4344 W Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Riddle Elementary (221 Huron Street, Lansing, MI, 48915 - Lansing Public School District District)
Winans Elementary School (5601 W Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Windemere View Elementary School (1500 Boynton Drive, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Attwood School (915 Attwood Drive, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Bingham School (121 Bingham Street, Lansing, MI, 48912 - Lansing Public School District District)
Capital Area Academy (5525 South Pennsylvania Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Capital Area Academy District)
Cavanaugh School (300 W Cavanaugh Road, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Cole Academy (1915 W Mt. Hope, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Cole Academy District)
Cumberland School (2801 Cumberland Road, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Lansing Public School District District)
Education Options (500 West Lenawee, Lansing, MI, 48933 - Lansing Public School District District)
El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz Academy (1028 W Barnes Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48910 - El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz Academy District)
Elmhurst School (2400 Pattengill Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Fairview School (815 N Fairview Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48912 - Lansing Public School District District)
Forest View School (3119 Stoneleigh Drive, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Forrest G. Averill School (3201 Averill Drive, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Gier Park School (401 E Gier Street, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Lansing Public School District District)
Grand River Magnet School (1107 E Grand River Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Lansing Public School District District)
Gunnisonville School (1754 E Clark Road, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Lansing Public School District District)
Hill Center (5815 Wise Road, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Kendon School (827 Kendon Drive, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Lewton School (2000 Lewton Place, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Lyons School (2901 Lyons Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Mid-Michigan Leadership Academy (715 W Willow, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Mid-Michigan Leadership Academy District)
Moores Park School (316 Moores River Drive, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Mt. Hope School (1215 E Mt. Hope Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
New City Academy (2130 W Holmes Road, Suite B, Lansing, MI, 48910 - New City Academy District)
North School (333 E Miller Road, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Northeast Eaton Consortium (2920 West Kalamazoo Street, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Pleasant View Magnet School (4501 Pleasant Grove, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Post Oak School (2320 Post Oak Lane, Lansing, MI, 48912 - Lansing Public School District District)
Reo School (1221 Reo Court, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Lansing Public School District District)
Sankofa Shule Academy (4817 Bristol Road, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Sankofa Shule Academy District)
Sheridan Road School (16900 Cedar Street, Lansing, MI, 48906 - Lansing Public School District District)
St. Vincent Home (2800 W Willow Street, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Ingham ISD District)
Wainwright School (4200 Wainwright Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Walter French Academy (1900 South Cedar Street, Lansing, MI, 48910 - Walter French Academy District)
Waverly East Intermediate School (3131 W Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Waverly Community Schools District)
Wexford Community School (5217 Wexford Road, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)
Willow School (1012 W Willow Street, Lansing, MI, 48915 - Lansing Public School District District)
Windemere Park Charter Academy (3100 W Saginaw Street, Lansing, MI, 48917 - Windemere Park Charter Academy District)
Woodcreek Magnet School (4000 Woodcreek Lane, Lansing, MI, 48911 - Lansing Public School District District)

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