Ypsilanti, MI

Washtenaw County

What you need to know about Ypsilanti, MI

Ypsilanti (pronounced IP-si-lan-tee) and commonly shortened to Ypsi, is best known as the home of Eastern Michigan University and its 20,000 students. Ypsi also hosts Washtenaw Community College. Residents have access to three hospitals and a large number of independent restaurants, while Willow Run Airport serves corporate and general aviation air traffic. A robust nightlife is in place, and classical music concerts are well attended whenever the Ypsilanti Symphony Orchestra performs.

Top 10 Best Cities for Singles 2015


Homes Owned 32.36%
32.36% Complete
Homes Rented 67.64%
67.64% Complete

Real Estate

In Ypsilanti, Michigan

Ready to move to Ypsilanti? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Ypsilanti.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Ypsilanti, Michigan

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Ypsilanti rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Ypsilanti, Michigan

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Ypsilanti.


Most residents are
10-24 Years old


In Ypsilanti, Michigan

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Ypsilanti.


Bachelor’s Degree 36%
36% Complete
Graduated High School 90%
90% Complete

Ypsilanti, MI's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Best Cities for Singles 2015

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Ypsilanti, MI Top Employers
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