To Live in East Lansing

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Welcome to the City of East Lansing, the proud home of Michigan State University. To live in East Lansing is much like having the best of two worlds. It offers small-town ambience to families that desire a wholesome, quality community in which to raise a family, while also offering a cosmopolitan sophistication to those seeking nightlife, great shopping and more.

The community’s tree-lined avenues, beautiful neighborhoods, and unparalleled shopping and recreational offerings make it a fabulous living destination for seniors, families, young professionals and students. A culturally and demographically diverse community, East Lansing is not only home to Michigan State University, one of the largest learning centers in the country, but is also in close proximity to the City of Lansing, home to the Michigan State Capitol.


East Lansing Community Guide

View the interactive 2011/2012 East Lansing Community Guide, featuring important city contacts, community events listings, recreational & leisure information, school information, a downtown directory and more.


Thinking of moving to East Lansing?

Sign up to be mailed a relocation packet, and you will be sent information regarding City services, the East Lansing Public Schools and information on the many amenities of living in East Lansing.


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