Farmington & Farmington Hills
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Farmington & Farmington Hills:
Two Separate Cities, One Way of Life
The area of Farmington and Farmington Hills is about 30 minutes from Downtown Detroit, and as a whole is bounded by 14 Mile Road, Inkster Road, 8 Mile Road, and Haggerty Road. But the Farmington area has two distinct cities with their own fun things to do and unique places to visit. Here's what life is like in the Farmington and Farmington Hills area.
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Life in Farmington Hills
Farmington Hills is the larger of the two cities, with a large selection of city parks, schools, and unique places to visit as a resident.
Parks, Golf Courses, and Outdoor Fun
There's no shortage of things to do in Farmington Hills. Whether you want to enjoy a day on the fairway or are eager for cross-country skiing in the winter, the city has it all.
Visit Heritage Park, the center for outdoor activities in Farmington Hills. Spend some time hiking on the nearly 5 miles of trails in the park, or picnic with your friends or coworkers at the shelters. There's also the Heritage Park Splash Pad for summer fun, and a hockey rink and trails for winter activities.
The golf courses available in Farmington Hills and close by include:
- Copper Creek Golf Course
- Farmington Hills Golf Club
- Fox Creek Golf Course
- Franklin Hills Country Club
- Glen Oaks Country Club
- Meadowbrook Country Club
- Whispering Willows Public Golf Course
Students living in Farmington Hills are part of the Farmington Public Schools district, and have access to some of the best education centers in the area.
There are also several private schools in the city, from The Maria Montessori Center to Mercy High School, that provide children of all ages the opportunity for a great education and a love of learning.
For older students, Farmington Hills is the location of three college campuses — Michigan School of Professional Psychology, Oakland Community College, and Wayne State University's Oakland Center.
Fun Things to Do Nearby
But beautiful parks and challenging golf courses aren't the only fun things to visit in Farmington Hills.
You can also join your friends and neighbors for an exciting game at the Ice Arena, which has everything from hockey leagues to public skating and programs for a variety of ages. And for annual fun, visit the Fall Fashion Show to benefit the historic Longacre House.
Life in Farmington
The city of Farmington is nestled within Farmington Hills, and offers an intimate setting for living and playing. Life in this area is centered around shopping local and connecting with one another.
Charming Downtown Farmington & Annual Events
Farmington Hills's charming downtown is a vibrant gathering place for visitors and residents alike. The downtown district is located at Grand River Avenue and Farmington Road, and has several things to do. Dine at some of the area's best restaurants, explore the local boutiques, or simply stroll down the brick sidewalks and admire the picturesque downtown with its impressive brick storefronts and old-fashioned street lights.
Annual events in Downtown Farmington include:
- Art on the Grand
- Founders Festival
- Harvest Moon Celebration
- Ladies Night Out
- Rhythmz in Riley Park
- and more!
Available Real Estate in the Farmington Area
You'll find just about every style of home in Farmington and Farmington Hills — houses that seem like modern-day castles, homes with spacious yards, cozy properties with large front porches, and so much more! It's easy to discover the house that fits your lifestyle in a community as diverse as its residents.
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