Moving to Novi Michigan – Novi real estate

Are you moving to Novi Michigan or is it just one of the cities you are interested in?  Novi is a great town.  Some of the reasons homes buyers chose Novi Michigan are:

  1. A good school system
  2. Low crime rates
  3. Easy highway access to I-696, M-5, and I-275 making it easy to get anywhere in Metro Detroit
  4. Wide variety of home styles ranging from the $150,000 range to over $500,000 + luxury homes
  5. Good city services.  Novi has an excellent police and fire department
  6. Close to shopping.  Novi has a great shopping area around 12 Oaks Mall.  There are so many stores from JoAnne Fabrics, Home Goods,  DSW, and Art Van to name a few of the many stores there.  If you cannot find what you are looking for around 12 Oaks Mall then you probably really do not need it.
  7. Restaurants.  In Novi you will find many excellent restaurants from every ethnic type that suites your tastes.

Island lakes subdivision Novi Michigan

Novi is an excellent town to raise a family in.  If you would like a Novi relocation guide email me at yesmyrealtor@gmail.com  Novi Schools are an important factor in why Novi housing is so good.  Usually when a community has good schools you will find that home values are stable or going up.  A good school system is an anchor for any city.  Novi school students usually rank above the average on state tests.  So come check out Novi and all the beautiful Novi neighborhoods.  You will be glad you did.

Did you know that Sanjay Gupta the news correspondent Dr. graduated from Novi high school?

 

Here are some quick demographic facts about Novi Michigan

Novi
Population, 2012 estimate  56,912 Michigan9,883,360
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base  55,224 9,883,635
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012  3.1% Z
Population, 2010  55,224 9,883,640
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010  5.8% 6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010  25.5% 23.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent,  2010  11.3% 13.8%
Female persons, percent, 2010  51.6% 50.9%
White alone, percent, 2010 (a)  73.0% 78.9%
Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a)  8.1% 14.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) 0.2% 0.6%
Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a)  15.9% 2.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a)  Z 0.0%
Two or More Races, percent, 2010  2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)  3.0% 4.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010  71.0% 76.6%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012  85.6% 85.4%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012  18.6% 6.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012  21.1% 9.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012  95.1% 88.7%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012  55.2% 25.5%
Veterans, 2008-2012  2,946 692,582
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012  26.6 23.9
Housing units, 2010  24,226 4,532,233
Homeownership rate, 2008-2012  66.0% 72.8%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012  34.3% 18.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012  $242,600 $128,600
Households, 2008-2012  23,033 3,818,931
Persons per household, 2008-2012  2.39 2.53
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012  $44,466 $25,547
Median household income, 2008-2012  $78,430 $48,471
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012  6.0% 16.3%