Okemos Today

According to the 2010 United States Census, Okemos has a population of 21,369 people in a community that spans an area of 16.9 square miles. The center of Okemos is referred to by many as “The Four Corners,” which is located at the intersection of Hamilton and Okemos Roads. Okemos is a relatively diverse town. The census lists Okemos as 76.5 percent White, 14.4 percent Asian, 5.1 percent African American and 3 percent Latino. Okemos is a relatively affluent suburb of Lansing, with a median household income of $67,802 in 2012. Okemos is the hometown of Google co-founder and CEO, Larry Page. In 2011, CNN Money Magazine rated Okemos as the 12th-best city to live in for “the rich and single.

ohs
Okemos High School

The Okemos Public Schools are nationally acclaimed and are regarded for the superior academic performance of students. The public school system is comprised of 4 elementary schools, one 5-6-grade building, one 7-8-grade building and one high school. The high school mascot is the Chiefs as an honor to ChiefJohn Okemos. Okemos high school is one of the most highly regarded public high schools in the state. In the US News’ 2012 list of the best high schools in America, Okemos high school was ranked 4th in the state and 392nd nationally.

My Family and Okemos

My family moved from Lansing to Okemos in 2003 mostly for the Okemos Public School District. We currently live in the Briarwood subdivision located of off Okemos Road. Both my sister and I are graduates of Okemos High School.

13 Comments

  1. March 26, 2020

    Excellent post. I will be dealing with many of these issues as well..|

  2. March 27, 2020

    Howdy! This article could not be written much better! Reading through this post reminds me of my previous roommate! He continually kept talking about this. I most certainly will forward this information to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read. Many thanks for sharing!|

  3. Hi there, You’ve done an incredible job. I’ll certainly digg it and personally recommend to my friends. I am sure they’ll be benefited from this site.|

  4. March 28, 2020

    Wow, this post is pleasant, my sister is analyzing these things, so I am going to inform her.|

  5. March 29, 2020

    Hey There. I discovered your weblog the use of msn. That is a very neatly written article. I will be sure to bookmark it and return to read more of your useful information. Thanks for the post. I’ll certainly return.|

  6. March 30, 2020

    It’s nearly impossible to find knowledgeable people for this topic, however, you seem like you know what you’re talking about! Thanks|

  7. March 30, 2020

    I simply needed to thank you thus much again. I was not sure the items that I would include gone through without typically the form of hints revealed simply by you regarding that circumstance.

  8. March 31, 2020

    First of all I want to say wonderful blog! I had a quick question which I’d like to ask if you do not mind. I was curious to find out how you center yourself and clear your mind prior to writing. I have had difficulty clearing my thoughts in getting my ideas out there. I do take pleasure in writing however it just seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes are lost just trying to figure out how to begin. Any ideas or hints? Appreciate it!|

  9. April 1, 2020

    Hello! I could have sworn I’ve been to this site before but after looking at many of the articles I realized it’s new to me. Anyhow, I’m certainly delighted I stumbled upon it and I’ll be book-marking it and checking back frequently!|

  10. April 1, 2020

    Wonderful article! This is the type of info that should be shared across the net. Shame on the seek engines for no longer positioning this submit higher! Come on over and discuss with my web site . Thanks =)|

  11. April 2, 2020

    Hello would you mind letting me know which hosting company you’re working with? I’ve loaded your blog in 3 completely different browsers and I must say this blog loads a lot quicker then most. Can you recommend a good hosting provider at a reasonable price? Thanks a lot, I appreciate it!|

  12. April 2, 2020

    Your style is very unique in comparison to other folks I’ve read stuff from. Thanks for posting when you’ve got the opportunity, Guess I will just bookmark this web site.|

  13. April 3, 2020

    I every time spent my half an hour to read this weblog’s articles or reviews every day along with a cup of coffee.|

Leave a Reply