Rochester Hills Homes & Real Estate
Rochester Hills is a suburb of Detroit and has a population of 74,205 as of 2017. It's located on the east side of Oakland County and sits next to Shelby Township, Auburn Hills, Troy, and Oakland Township and surround Rochester. The city is mixed with smaller lower-priced homes and larger expensive homes. Besides being close to downtown Rochester there are other shopping areas. Along with being home to Oakland University.
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Rochester Hills, MI Information
Travel - Several major roads run thru and around Rochester Hills making it easy to travel north & south and east & west. Just west of the township is I-75 and further to the east is I-94 which can be accessed via M-59 which runs along the southern border of Rochester Hills. The main road running north/south is Rochester Rd. which is bustling with activity around countless restaurants, businesses, and stores.
Shopping - As for shopping downtown Rochester has many high-end boutique shops and restaurants but also nearby is the Village of Rochester Hills for a little outdoor mall shopping. You are also within a 30 minutes drive to Partridge Creek, Lakeside Mall, and the high-end shopping at Somerset Mall in Troy.
Education -Nearby Oakland University which offers 132 baccalaureate degree programs and 117 graduate degree and certificate programs. Also, Rochester College is primarily undergraduate but does offer some graduate programs. Also, to the east is Macomb Community College where you can receive an associate's degree and through Macomb University a bachelor's or master's degree.
Hospitals - Located right in Rochester Hills you will find Ascension Providence Hospital which is a 290-bed acute care facility. Just south of that in Troy is Beaumont Hospital which has 361 beds and is also an acute care facility. Also in Macomb County in Clinton Township you will find Henry Ford Macomb Hospital which offers 435 beds, along with a heart center, cancer center, birthing center, and more. Children's Hospital of Michigan Stilson Specialty Center is also in Clinton Twp. for all types of pediatric specialties. There are several other large hospitals throughout Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne Counties.
Theater -On the grounds of Oakland University, you will find The Meadow Brook Theater which also offers high-quality entertainment. Within 30 minutes away is Macomb Center for the Performing Arts located in Clinton Township and features various shows like the Letterman, Ann Margaret, Larry Gatlin, and the Gatlin Brothers, Lou Rawls, and The Temptations.
Government - The Rochester Hills Township offices are located at 1000 Rochester Hills Drive and the phone number is 248-656-4600. Trash service information including pick-up days, billing, yard waste, and more. Water and Sewer rates, final billing, etc.
Entertainment - There are plenty of fun things to do in the area, many parks, sports events, and things to see. Check out our Links to Macomb section.