Lansing, Michigan 

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Economy in Lansing, Michigan

Lansing has an unemployment rate of 5.4%. The US average is 3.9%.

Lansing has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 32.4%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lansing
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lansing is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lansing is 5.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lansing
- The average income of a Lansing resident is $19,430 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lansing resident is $35,675 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLansing, MichiganUnited States
  6.9%3.7%
  1.3%1.6%
  32.4%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $21,355$31,177
  $38,642$57,652
  $44,763$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  2.8%6.2%
  11.0%10.4%
  1.6%2.7%
  13.2%11.6%
  4.1%4.1%
  0.7%0.9%
  1.7%2.1%
  4.7%4.7%
  1.7%1.9%
  4.6%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  4.7%4.3%
  11.5%9.3%
  13.6%13.8%
  1.7%2.2%
  9.8%7.4%
  5.9%4.9%
  6.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lansing    27 Reviews
    Lansing Is really nice but a little caution - 9/25/2018
    This is a really nice place to live and people here are friendly there is a lot to do and a wide variety of different people and belief systems if you know where to look... Read More

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    Not a great town, but not awful either - 6/21/2017
    I moved here to go to MSU. If it weren't for my family and the school, I would definitely not have moved to Lansing. The roads are terrible, there are next to no... Read More

    Michigan Not for Me - 5/27/2017
    My wife and I have lived in Michigan, including Lansing, for about 7 years. Though it has a few positives, this state is one of the most depressing places we have ever... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN LANSING, MICHIGAN
    48911 48910 48906 48912 48915 48933 48921

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