Best Places To Live In Michigan 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Birmingham, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,382
84
  • Huntington Woods, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,310
83
  • Richland, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 858
83
  • Okemos, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,827
83
  • Royal Oak, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 58,382
83
  • Berkley, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,136
83
  • Rochester, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,872
83
  • Frankenmuth, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,934
82
  • Farmington, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,472
82
  • Chelsea, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,085
82
  • Northville, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,001
82
  • Rockford, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,876
82
  • Spring Lake, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,413
82
  • South Lyon, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,514
82
  • Williamston, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,855
82
  • New Baltimore, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,144
82
  • Saline, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,000
81
  • Brighton, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,562
81
  • Caledonia, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,595
81
  • Lake Orion, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,036
81
  • Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,925
81
  • Bingham Farms, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,220
81
  • Stevensville, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,312
81
  • Grosse Pointe, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,350
81
  • Novi, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 56,887
81
  • Douglas, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,046
81
  • New Buffalo, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,890
81
  • Grosse Pointe Park, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,412
80
  • Mason, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,266
80
  • Lake Angelus, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 264
80
  • Fowler, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,252
80
  • Clawson, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,943
80
  • Haslett, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,061
80
  • Linden, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,919
80
  • Saugatuck, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 883
80
  • Midland, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 42,067
80
  • Rochester Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 72,195
80
  • Milford, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,325
80
  • Grand Ledge, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,779
80
  • Dexter, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,482
80
  • Bellaire, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 943
80
  • East Grand Rapids, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,999
80
  • Houghton, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,897
80
  • Auburn, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,063
80
  • St. Joseph, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,310
80
  • Livonia, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 95,888
80
  • Ann Arbor, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 115,985
80
  • Farmington Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 80,682
80
  • Pleasant Ridge, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,544
79
  • Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,943
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 9,889,024 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.