Grosse Pointe Woods, MI

Population: 15,785

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  • Grosse Pointe Woods has a Livability Score of 96/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Grosse Pointe Woods crime rates are 30% lower than the Michigan average
  • Cost of living in Grosse Pointe Woods is 20% higher than the Michigan average
  • Grosse Pointe Woods real estate prices are 55% higher than the Michigan average
  • Rental prices in Grosse Pointe Woods are 76% higher than the Michigan average

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      Top Rated Schools in Grosse Pointe Woods

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Stevens T. Mason Elementary SchoolKG - 529385%
      Ferry Elementary SchoolKG - 534280%
      John Monteith Elementary SchoolKG - 548276%
      Grosse Pointe North High School9 - 121,36458%
      Parcells Middle School6 - 874850%
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      A Gem Among Detroit's Suburbs

      Attractions8/10
      Community10/10
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      Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan is a north/northweset suburb of Detroit. It is a safe and harmonious community that is geared towards the upper middle-class with the higher priced homes and prominent neighborhoods. Grosse Pointe woods boasts one of the best public school systems in Michigan with a low student to teacher ratio that is the envy of Detroit Public Schools. The city is kept safe by a competent and fair police force that prides themselves on keeping the crime in the city from ever reaching this town.

      Shopping, dining and nightlife options are great in Grosse Pointe Woods. There are many unique shops and boutiques along the downtown streets and there are plenty of bars available for those looking for a fun night out on the town. Grosse Pointe Woods really is a gem among the suburbs of Detroit and should be an example to the rest of Detroit's surrounding cities.

      Overall, Grosse Pointe Woods is one of the best areas in Detroit to raise a family, and is a great option for anyone looking to settle down in a quaint and lively community without being too far from the city.
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      Source: The Grosse Pointe Woods, MI data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).