East Lansing is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. The city is located directly east of Lansing, Michigan, the state's capital. Most of the city is within Ingham County, though a small portion lies in Clinton County. The population was 48,579 at the time of the 2010 census, an increase from 46,420 at the 2000 census. It is best known as the home of Michigan State University.
The city's downtown area is centered around Grand River Avenue, a wide tree-lined boulevard that evolved out of the 19th century plank road that connected Lansing to Detroit. Grand River Avenue serves as dividing line between the Michigan State University campus and the rest of the city. The street is lined with many college-oriented businesses, such as bars, tanning salons, coffee shops, head shops, restaurants (many dine al fresco) and bookstores.
The median income for a household in the city was $28,217, and the median income for a family was $61,985 (these figures had risen to $29,885 and $81,941 respectively as of a 2007 estimate). Males had a median income of $43,767 versus $30,556 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,333. About 11.0% of families and 34.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.8% of those under age 18 and 3.7% of those age 65 or over.
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DJ Steph Floss travels to East Lansing, Michigan to DJ a concert with XV, Pacific Division, The Clipse, and Kid Cudi. This video footage shows the entire day on with way, as well as, at MSU.
The Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project
- Event Information:
Oct 4, 2015 4:00-7:00pm
The Henry Center Atrium Room at The University Club of MSU
3535 Forest Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
Join us for the Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project's 5th annual celebration, One by One!
Celebrate all that has been accomplished at Nyaka over the past year, and the past 14 years as an organization!
Entertainment includes music by Africapella, Temesgen Hussein, and DJ Mussa. There will also be a African Dancing, a Fashion Show, African Hair Wrapping, a Silent Auction, H'ordeuvres, a Cash Bar and so much more!
The Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project is working on behalf of HIV/AIDS orphans in rural Uganda to end systemic deprivation, poverty, and hunger through a holistic approach to community development, education, and healthcare.
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