Do you have a relocation to Farmington in your future? Farmington is a small community on the south end of Oakland County. It is bordered by Farmington Hills except for a small area on the south that borders Livonia MI. It is a small community that is only about 2.7 miles in size. There is a little over 10,000 people that live in the city.
If you are looking to buy a home in Farmington MI then you will be pleased to hear that there is not a lot of violent crime in the city. There are no gangs running around. You are not likely to get carjacked or mugged in the city. It is a normal city with low crime rates. I would call it random crime. You can walk around the city with your kids or dog without fear of getting attacked. Farmington has been on Money Magazine’s list of top cities to live in the past.
So let’s talk about the schools next. Farmington is part of Farmington school system. It is a good school system with many high school graduates going onto college. Farmington is a mix of blue collar and white collar workers. Farmington Michigan is a racially, culturally, religously diverse community. I would call it an open, welcoming community.
If you chose to move to Farmington you will be pleased that you can get to many parts of SE Michigan easily. I-275 is to the west and I-696 is just a short ride to the north. Metro Detroit has a great road system and Farmington has several major roads that will get you about anywhere.
Farmington has a central downtown with stores, restaurants, and offices for people to enjoy. There are no major big box stores right in the city but there are many nearby shopping areas so you won’t be lacking for shopping. Metro Detroit has 12 Oaks Mall and Laurel Park Mall within a 15 minute ride.
Farmington is a great place to live. With good schools, good demographics, and a low crime rate your home purchase should increase in value over the years. The downtown area is only a couple blocks long. But they have many events thereh
Lastly let’s talk about the styles of homes in Farmington. You find historic Victorian homes from the late 1800’s to newly built homes in the city. You will find ranches, colonials, split levels and more around the downtown area. I can’t say enough about Farmington and all it has to offer. So if you are looking to buy in the Farmington area or in any community in Oakland or Wayne County give me a call. I know the areas well and can help you find the home that fits your family. I care about my clients and I work hard to get you the information you need to make a smart decision. Call or text me anytime Russ Ravary your metro Detroit realtor…..making your next move easier!!!!
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