Novi, MI

Novi profile

Living in Novi

Novi is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 66,243 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Novi is the 20th largest community in Michigan.

Novi real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Novi house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Novi is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.96% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Novi is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Novi who work in management occupations (16.75%), sales jobs (10.12%), and office and administrative support (8.65%).

Also of interest is that Novi has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Novi is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Novi’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Novi. 58.98% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Novi in 2018 was $52,545, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $210,180 for a family of four.

Novi is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Novi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Novi residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Novi include German, Polish, Irish, English, and Italian.

In addition, Novi has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (26.80%).

The most common language spoken in Novi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Other Asian languages.