Best Places To Live In Michigan 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Birmingham, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,382
85
  • Huntington Woods, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,310
84
  • Richland, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 858
84
  • Okemos, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,827
84
  • 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
  • Chelsea, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,085
82
  • Farmington, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,472
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
82
  • Brighton, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,562
82
  • Caledonia, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,595
82
  • Lake Orion, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,036
82
  • Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,925
82
  • Bingham Farms, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,220
82
  • Stevensville, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,312
82
  • 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
81
  • Mason, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,266
81
  • Lake Angelus, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 264
81
  • Fowler, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,252
81
  • Clawson, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,943
81
  • Haslett, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,061
81
  • Linden, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,919
81
  • Saugatuck, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 883
81
  • 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
  • Livonia, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 95,888
80
  • Auburn, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,063
80
  • St. Joseph, MI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,310
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.