Farmington Hills, MI

Population: 81,154 livability score shield

Key findings

  • Farmington Hills has a Livability Score of 90/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Farmington Hills crime rates are 57% lower than the Michigan average
  • Cost of living in Farmington Hills is 20% higher than the Michigan average
  • Farmington Hills real estate prices are 69% higher than the Michigan average
  • Rental prices in Farmington Hills are 34% higher than the Michigan average

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      Top Rated Schools in Farmington Hills

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Oakland Early College9 - 1217679%
      Farmington Steam AcademyKG - 759873%
      Forest Elementary SchoolKG - 543168%
      Harrison High School9 - 1286662%
      Hillside Elementary SchoolKG - 562461%
      Kenbrook Elementary SchoolKG - 540460%
      Beechview Elementary SchoolKG - 529557%
      North Farmington High School9 - 121,26454%
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      Farmington Hills Reviews

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      Upscale Michigan Living: Farmington Hills
      In Michigan, when you hear someone say he or she lives in Farmington Hills then one automatically assumes that person is rich, affluent, or important in some way. Farmington Hills is a very affluent and upscale suburb of Detroit. Located in southeastern Michigan, many families choose to reside in Farmington Hills for its low crime rates and access to elite private schools in Michigan. Farmington Hills is located close by to Cranbrook Schools, which are some of the best private schools in the state of Michigan. It is also a midpoint between Detroit and Ann Arbor, the home of the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

      Farmington Hills has some great downtown shopping to offer residents. There are also upscale boutiques, restaurants, art galleries, and even a vintage cinema in Farmington Hills. The city also has many architectural points of interest and history for the state of Michigan. Many families choose to raise children in Farmington Hills, because there is always something to do. There are always cultural or educational events going on within the city of Farmington Hills.

      Overall, Farmington Hills is a great place to live. For low crime rates and access to wonderful educational opportunities, Farmington Hills has everything to offer.
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      Source: The Farmington Hills, MI data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).