Okemos /ˈoʊkəmɪs/ is an unincorporated community in Meridian Charter Township, Ingham County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is a census-designated place (CDP) for statistical purposes and does not have any separate legal existence as a municipality. Local government is provided by the township. The population was 21,369 at the 2010 census.
The Okemos Public Schools system includes Okemos and some immediate surrounding areas. The nickname of the school's sports teams is the Chiefs.