Living in Farmington Hills
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Farmington Hills is an extremely desirable southeast Michigan city located approximately 25 miles from downtown Detroit and 30 miles from downtown Ann Arbor.
With nearly 80,000 residents, the affluent community is the second largest city in Oakland County. Farmington Hills also consistently ranks as one of the safest cities in the United States.
While Farmington Hills is often confused with nearby Farmington, the two cities have separate services and addresses. Farmington Hills residents, however, do take advantage of their proximity to the boutiques, restaurants and movie theater in Farmington?s historic downtown area. Farmington Hills also offers its own variety of recreation centers and shopping areas. The city is served by Farmington Public Schools, which is thought be one of the best public school systems in the state.
Working in Farmington Hills
Farmington Hills serves as a major business center for the greater Detroit area, hosting an educational publishing company, an auto loan company and many branches of national and international corporations.
Farmington Hills? location also makes it easy to commute to metro Detroit and its surrounding communities. The region is close to several major thoroughfares, including Grand River (M-5), Orchard Lake Road, 12 Mile Road, 8 Mile Road, Northwestern Highway, I-696 and I-275. Many freeway interchanges connect Farmington Hills? local roads to the two interstates.