Farmington Hills is a diverse community of over 80,000
residents located in Oakland County, the most prosperous county
in Michigan. The City has earned the reputation of being a
well-run, desirable place to live and work with award-winning
police, fire, recreation programs, and public services. The
Farmington Public School District has an exceptional
academic record. Students in the district consistently score
above state and national averages on standardized tests and the
district’s International Baccalaureate (IB) program has received
the highest endorsement possible—“World School.”
Farmington Hills is consistently ranked among the safest
cities in Michigan and in 2014 had the lowest number of recorded
crimes in its 42-year history. The quality of life enjoyed by
residents and the advantages enjoyed by businesses are the
reason why so many companies and families move here, stay here,
and grow here.
Why Farmington Hills?
Farmington Hills has a diverse business community ranging from
large multinational corporations to entrepreneurial start-ups.
City government strives to proactively support businesses of all
sizes with an active business retention program that has led to
continued success and innovation in the business community. The
Farmington Hills business development staff is ready to help
your business succeed. The Greater Farmington Area Chamber of
Commerce and Farmington Community Library offer a number of
programs and services designed to help support your business. In
addition, the many local Universities provide a well skilled
workforce and affordable advanced training opportunities.
Need more reasons to consider a move to Farmington Hills?
- 3,500 businesses
- More than 75 Fortune 500 companies have a presence in
- 17 business parks with a total of 836 acres
- High-tech facilities and premier office space available
- Competitive tax rates
- Total employment of more than 57,000, including a vast,
highly-skilled technical workforce
- More than 12 nationally-acclaimed colleges and
- Half of America’s disposable income, half of the
country’s workforce, and nearly half of the total U.S.
population are found within 500 miles of Farmington Hills
A Place to Call Home
Not only is Farmington Hills a great location for your business
to grow, it’s also a great place for your employees to live.
It’s a welcoming community that boasts a high satisfaction rate
among residents. A proactive and highly responsive City
government helps ensure that residents receive excellent
services and an array of affordable recreational and cultural
programs for all ages in a safe environment. The school system
serves over 10,000 children and offers award-winning educational
programs, as well as highly-rated music and athletic programs.
With housing options to suit every lifestyle and price range,
and convenient retail entertainment and dining options, your
employees are sure to be pleased at the prospect of working and
living in the City of Farmington Hills.