Community & Regional Overview

Community LocationDiversity
East Lansing is a culturally and demographically diverse community, boasting world-class educational and cultural institutions, an emerging and vibrant knowledge economy and plenty of recreational opportunities and community events.

Area Attractions
East Lansing is the home of Michigan State University, one of the largest learning centers in the country, and it is also directly adjacent to the State Capitol in Lansing, Mich. East Lansing is an attractive destination for young professionals, seniors, families and students to live, offering a small-town ambiance coupled with a cosmopolitan sophistication and an exciting entrepreneurial environment.

Community Survey
The City of East Lansing trumpets its quality of life features and it was recently verified through a community survey. The Community Survey revealed a very high level of overall satisfaction with city services and quality of life in East Lansing. According to the most results, 95 percent of registered voters agree that East Lansing is a good place to live and 90 percent of registered voters are satisfied with the overall quality of City services.