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Community ProfileS

Davison & Davison Township

City of Davison Davison Township 200 E. Flint Street, Suite 2, Davison 48423 1280 N. Irish Rd. • Davison 48423 (810) 653-2191 • www.cityofdavison.org (810) 653-4156 • www.davisontwp-mi.org Population: 4,833 Income: $48,000 Population: 19,222 Income: $50,000 The Davison area is a friendly and safe community with a crime rate significantly lower than the national average. Over the past 10 years new housing developments have sprung up in the surrounding area. About 60 miles north of Detroit and east of Lansing residents benefit from the easy access they have to I-69, which is about 1 mile south of town. Although there is some light industrial activity in Davison, it is primarily a bedroom community of the Flint area. Abernathy Regional Park provides recreational activities for Davison residents.

Swartz Creek

City of Swartz Creek 8083 Civic Dr. • Swartz Creek 48473 (810) 635-4464 • www.cityofswartzcreek.org Population: 5,512 Income: $44,000 Swartz Creek is a western suburb of Flint just off I-69, west of I-75. Swartz Creek is within Swartz Creek School District. The City provides full-time police and fire protection and maintains public water and sewer facilities with the County responsible for treatment and transfer. Swartz Creek remained largely agricultural for most of its history. With the emergence of the area’s auto industry the community transformed into a residential suburb offering a diversity of housing styles at varying price points. Miller Road is the main highway running through town, which takes residents to nearby shopping.

Village of Goodrich

Village of Goodrich 7338 S. State • Goodrich 48438 (810) 636 2570 • www.villageofgoodrich.com Population: 1,822 Income: $77,000 Goodrich is located in Atlas Township, which is the southeast corner of Genesee County. Being so close to the County’s borders, residents regularly find themselves attending events in either Lapeer or northern Oakland County. The village is approximately 2.4 square miles and is serviced by the Goodrich Area Schools. The town is situated on a millpond with the millpond dam located under the main street bridge. Goodrich draws its historical look from the several well-preserved turn-ofthe-century style buildings.

Genesse County

Grand Blanc

City of Grand Blanc 203 E. Grand Blanc Rd. • Grand Blanc 48439 (810) 694-1118 • www.cityofgrandblanc.com Population: 7,889 Income: $47,000

The City of Grand Blanc is located in the center of Grand Blanc Township. Its residents enjoy quality Parks and Recreation programs, Senior Citizen services, the McFarlen Public Library, a diverse schedule of Community Education courses, and an abundant choice of shopping, dining, and transportation options. Grand Blanc Community Schools serve this community that also enjoys quality housing options. Grand Blanc is an excellent place to live – check it out!

Linden

City of Linden 132 E. Broad Street • P.O. Box 507 • Linden 48451-0507 (810) 735-7980 • (810) 735-4793 Fax • www.lindenmi.us Population: 3,868 Income: $85,000-$110,000

Linden is in the southern tier of Genesee County near the headwaters of the Shiawassee River. Linden has retained its small-town charm through the preservation of its scenic downtown area, including the historic Linden Mills. The downtown area boasts small shops and several restaurants. Free concerts and outdoor movies are held by the historic mill and city gazebo. Side streets take you to cozy neighborhoods of well-maintained homes. Newer developments dot the surrounding area taking advantage of the nearby lakes. Linden also has one of the top school districts in the county - Linden Community Schools.

Grand Blanc Chamber of Commerce 512 E Grand Blanc Road Grand Blanc, Michigan 48439 810-695-4222 • 810-695-0053 Fax Email: gbcc@grandblancchamber.com For events, membership details and more, visit

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