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Okemos, Michigan, 48864
2 Bedrooms$679 - $759
Bath, Michigan, 48808
Lansing, Michigan, 48911
1 Bedroom$529 - $1,061
2 Bedrooms$536 - $1,262
3 Bedrooms$829 - $1,363
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Welcome to Your Place in Okemos
Okemos isn’t just a fun word to say (go ahead, try it, shout it from the rooftop!), it’s also a city in Meridian Charter Township, in Ingham County. Okemos is in the palm of the hand of Michigan, which is, believe it or not, how Michiganians tell you where they live.
Rental Rates in Okemos
Whether you’re looking for an apartment near Indian Hills Golf Club, something with a view of the Grand River, or a place with enough space for you and your growing collection of commemorative plates, our Apartment Finder will track it down and help you get a great deal on it. So what does an apartment in Okemos actually go for? Take a look at the rent chart and you’ll be able to see the average rates on one, two, and three bedroom apartments. If you’re ready to find your dream apartment right now, get moving on your rental reconnaissance by clicking on the units listed below. Want to learn more about life in Okemos? Read on!
Oh, the Places You’ll Go
Located along the Grand River, Okemos is one of the most beautiful cities around. There are oodles of parks, playgrounds, pathways, and open spaces that the residents of this nature-loving town have access to throughout the year. You can find places to ice skate, ski, fish, golf, hike, and bike in Okemos (though not usually all in the same day). If you’re looking for a place with plenty of outdoor fun and games, Lake Lansing is where it’s at. The lake is home to a historic carousel, and is a great place to boat, fish, picnic, and comb the beach for lost treasures. In the summer months, this is one of the most visited parks in town, especially since there are also free Friday night concerts here. For a more natural outdoor experience, head over to the Harris Nature Center. This is a great place for wildlife lovers of all kinds. You can go cross-county skiing or snowshoeing in the winter, and hiking or biking during the warmer months. Whatever time of year you go, be sure to keep your eyes peeled for critters of all shapes and sizes. If you’d like to learn more about the park and the natural areas in Michigan, be sure to check out the exhibits at the center. There are also a few special programs that you won’t want to miss, including story time and nature programs for the kids, snowshoe classes, and a moonlight ski program. What an awesome place!
Getting to Know the Neighbors
With an extremely active Parks and Recreation Department, it’s a snap to find a class, workshop, program, or sports team to join when you live in Okemos. Check out the department’s website for a long list of activities that are offered here. What a great way to meet a few new friends!
If you enjoy farm fresh fruits and vegetables, you’re in luck. The Merdian Farmer’s Market goes on all year long (yes, even through those chilly winters). Head to the market to support local farmers and chat with the neighbors. You’ll also enjoy special events here, including the Artisans’ Market, the Crafters’ Marketplace, Family Winter Sports Weekend, the Wildflower Festival, the Fireworks Celebration, the Meridian Heritage Festival, and Christmas in the Village. Oh, we almost forgot! There’s also the Art Walk Festival, one of the biggest events in town. Move into your new pad before the spring to get in on the fun at this street fair. It’s simply bursting with activities such as sidewalk chalk contests and mural paintings. You can also chow down on lots of good grub, dance to the live music, and make a few new friends!
Through the Ages
Ready for a little trek back in time? Check out the Meridian Historical Village in Central Park, in Okemos. Here, you can walk through historic buildings and imagine what life here was like back in the 1800s. Come to the village for a special event such as log cabin day for even more historic fun. With its outdoor recreational opportunities, family-friendly community, and festive events, what’s not to love about Okemos! Get a move on and move here today!
Average Apartment Rent in Okemos, Michigan
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Okemos Apartment Rental TrendsApartments in Okemos have competitive rents so be sure to use our apartment finder to get the best deal. In March the average rent for a 1 Bedroom Okemos apartment cost $600. If you need a roommate, try finding a 2 bedroom apartment rental. An average 2 bedroom Okemos apartment was $720 in March. The average apartment rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in March was $880. Start your apartment search by checking out some of the Okemos rentals listed below.
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What kinds of job opportunities are available in Okemos?
With close to 93 percent of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, Okemos is a predominantly white-collar city. Primarily a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers, many Okemos residents work in teaching (14 percent), management occupations (14 percent), and office and administrative support (12 percent). The top ten industries in Okemos are education (25 percent), healthcare (11 percent), retail (10 percent), professional, scientific, and technical services (9 percent), public service (9 percent), manufacturing (7 percent), finance (6 percent), accommodation (5 percent), construction (3 percent), and information technology (3 percent). Another 2 percent of Okemos' workers are employed in wholesale.