Located in Oakland County and Wayne County, Northville is home to approximately 5,988 Michigan residents. On the Oakland County side, this city is surrounded by Novi. On the Wayne County side, Northville is surrounded by Northville Township. Less than 30 miles from Detroit, the average commute time for this area is 27 minutes.
Students in this area are served by Northville Public Schools. This school district is comprised of six elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. The district also manages an alternative school and an early childhood program.
Elementary schools include Amerman Elementary School, Moraine Elementary School, Ridge Wood Elementary School, Silver Springs Elementary School, Thornton Elementary School, and Winchester Elementary School. Secondary schools are Hillside Middle School, Meads Mill Middle School, and Northville High School.
Northville Public Schools strive to educate students to prepare them for a successful educational experience and beyond. They encourage students to think analytically and be problem solvers that can communicate clearly. They want students to grow into people who are conscious of their responsibilities to themselves, the people around them, and the environment. Students are encouraged to be lifelong learners who are result driven.
The percentage of residents with a high school diploma or higher is 97.9 percent. The percentage of residents with a bachelor’s degree or higher is an impressive 63.3 percent.
Northville Parks & Recreation
The Northville Parks & Recreation Department maintains nine parks and provides services for youth and seniors in the community. From small, pocket parks to larger parks with plenty of acreage, there’s plenty to do and see when it comes to enjoying the outdoors in Northville.
Parks include Cabbagetown Park, Northville Community Park, Fish Hatchery Park, Ford Field, Henningsen Park, Millennium Park, Sheldon Road Park, Thayer Corners Nature Area, and Veteran’s Memorial at Waterford Woods. There is also a dog park, Cady Street Dog Park, that is available for pet owners.
Northville is an active community the holds annual events like Art in the Sun, Northville Grub Crawl, Victorian Festival, and the Northville Christmas Parade.
Like most of the communities in this area, Northville gets the best of all the seasons when it comes to weather. The average high temperature is 74 degrees in July, but it does get as high as 87 degrees. The average low temperature is 26 degrees in January, but the temperature does drop to 18 degrees at times. The month with the most precipitation is May with 4-inches on average. The pollution index for this area is 96 percent better than the nation’s average. The air quality is 31 percent better than the rest of the country.
Northville Real Estate
There are approximately 2,502 households located in Northville. About 79.9 percent of the homes here are lived in by the people who own them. The median home value for Northville is $298,900. Whether you’re looking for a single-family home with a bit of history or a newly constructed home with all the modern amenities, there are plenty of homes to choose from in Northville.
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