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Community  Profile

Southfield

City of Southfield Southfield City Offices Population: 76,618 26000 Evergreen Rd., Southfield 48076 Income: $54,500 (248) 796-5000 • www.cityofsouthfield.com Southfield has been known as “The Center of it All” for the Metro Detroit area for some time. From its beautiful preserves to its signature golden skyscrapers, Southfield has always encompassed a range of locations that had something for everyone. Business opportunities, Lawrence Technological University (one of the best universities for technology) and unparalleled city services allows Southfield to offer advantages that other simply can’t. Watch them roll out the red carpet while cutting the red tape - Come to Southfield and see what they have to offer.

Novi

City of Novi 45175 10 Mile Rd., Novi 48375 (248) 347-0460 • www.cityofnovi.org

Population: 66,243 Income: $92,000

Novi another gateway community because of its location with four state freeways serving as the catalyst for Novi’s growth. City services, award-winning schools and a wide array of amenities support the city’s quality of life and finely tuned balance of residential and commercial uses. Lifelong learning is a tangible commitment in Novi with a broad array of higher education institutions either in or within minutes of the city and a new state-of-the-art Public Library. A diverse population has resulted with the significant growth in international businesses and high-tech jobs. Novi is a community filled with spirit that finds new, creative ways to blend residential and business needs.

Farmington & Farmington Hills City of Farmington 23600 Liberty Farmington MI 48335 (248) 474-5500 www.ci.farmingtonmi.us Population: 11,597 Income: $71,000

City of Farmington Hills 31555 Eleven Mile Road Farmington Hills 48336 (248) 871-2400 www.ci.farmington-hills.mi.us Population: 83,986 Income: $81,000

OTHERS TO CONSIDER... Hazel Park

111 East Nine Mile Rd. Hazel Park 48030 (248) 546-7000 www.hazelpark.org Population: 14,983 Income: $36,000

Lathrup Village

27400 Southfield Rd. Lathrup Village 48076 (248) 557-2600 www.lathrupvillage.org Population: 4,088 Income: $96,000

Oak Park

14000 Oak Park Blvd. Oak Park 48237 (248) 691-7400 www.oakparkmi.gov Population: 29,560 Income: $50,000

Farmington has a cozy downtown shopping district that is reflecting an impressive makeover. The civic center is framed by tree lined residential streets with a wide range of housing options/styles. And its downtown parks offer a place to rest and refresh as you stroll through town. Social activities and numerous festivals bring Farmington alive on many summer weekends, including its Founders Festival, Art on Grand and summer concerts in Riley Park. Great schools compliment a quality of life focused on community. Farmington Hills is consistently ranked as one of the safest cities in the U.S. and is the perfect hometown for active families. It offers exceptional recreational amenities through 600 acres of public parks that include ten miles of cross-country ski trails, a Nature Center, hiking trails, picnic facilities and day camps. The community has public and private golf courses, swimming pools, tennis courts and an ice arena. Cultural arts programs include concerts and classes in art, dance, music and theater. The Farmington Players Theatre is an icon of the area with a state-of-the-art, handicap accessible “Barn.” Farmington Hills is international with companies from around the world reflecting a cultural diversity.

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