Best Places To Live In Michigan 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Berkley, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,037
84
  • Royal Oak, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 57,761
84
  • Richland, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 778
83
  • Birmingham, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,153
83
  • Clawson, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,899
83
  • Rochester, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,647
83
  • Farmington, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,405
83
  • Huntington Woods, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,236
83
  • Lake Angelus, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 281
83
  • Milford, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,211
83
  • East Grand Rapids, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,797
82
  • Bingham Farms, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,160
82
  • Pleasant Ridge, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,541
82
  • Northville, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,996
82
  • New Baltimore, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,884
82
  • Grosse Pointe, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,397
82
  • Frankenmuth, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,954
82
  • Rockford, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,710
81
  • Caledonia, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,461
81
  • Sylvan Lake, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,638
81
  • Grand Ledge, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,805
81
  • Lake Orion, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,979
81
  • Woodhaven, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,800
81
  • Saline, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,845
81
  • Midland, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 42,024
81
  • Grosse Pointe Park, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,523
81
  • Douglas, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,097
81
  • Williamston, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,834
81
  • Livonia, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 96,632
80
  • Spring Lake, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,386
80
  • Brighton, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,498
80
  • Lathrup Village, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,090
80
  • Trenton, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,792
80
  • Okemos, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,885
80
  • Petoskey, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,710
80
  • Portage, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 46,425
80
  • Forest Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,238
80
  • Farmington Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 80,131
80
  • Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,061
80
  • Novi, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,319
80
  • Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,882
80
  • Ferndale, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,062
80
  • Byron Center, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,682
80
  • Rochester Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 71,251
80
  • South Lyon, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,306
80
  • New Buffalo, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,046
80
  • Flushing, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,370
80
  • St. Joseph, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,358
80
  • Linden, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,926
80
  • Waverly, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,567
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Michigan for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Michigan is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Michigan has a population of 9,897,264 and a population density of 100.9 people per square mile. The capital city is Lansing and the largest city in Michigan is Detroit. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.