Sterling Heights Homes & Real Estate
Sterling Heights - is roughly 23 miles from Detroit and rank 4th largest city in Michigan. The 2017 population was 132,630 and borders Warren, Troy, Clinton Township and Shelby Township. It is well known for Dodge Park where you can bike, run and boat with trails to several other parks. It's also home to Freedom Hill Amphitheatre which houses concerts and events through the summer months.
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Sterling Heights, MI Information
Travel - M-53 is the major freeway through Sterling Heights, and it runs north and south. However, there are several major roads that run the same way. Crossing over from east to west are Hall Rd. M-59 on the far north end and 14 Mile on the far south end. With Mile roads every mile that span the entire city east-west. You will find easy access to both major expressways I-94 and I-75. Sterling Hts. borders Shelby Township, Clinton Township, Warren, and Troy in Oakland County.
Shopping - As for shopping Sterling Height is home to Lakeside Mall and not far from Partridge Creek, the Village of Rochester Hills, and Macomb Mall. There are also several strip malls in the area with large chains and numerous restaurants.
Education - Sterling Heights consists of 2 school districts Utica on the north and Warren Consolidated on the south. It is also within minutes of Macomb Community College where you can receive an associate's degree and through Macomb University a bachelor's and master's degree. Also in neighboring Rochester, Michigan, you will find Oakland University which offers 132 baccalaureate degree programs and 117 graduate degree and certificate programs.
Hospitals - Henry Ford Macomb Hospital is located in the city over in Clinton Township. It offers 435 beds, along with a heart center, cancer center, birthing center, and more. There are also several medical centers in the city. Children's Hospital of Michigan, Stilson Specialty Center is also located in Clinton Township and offers all types of pediatric specialties. Just north in Macomb Township is the Beaumont Medical Center along with several other large hospitals throughout Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne Counties.
Theater - Macomb Center for the Performing Arts is located just south in Clinton Township and features various shows like the Letterman, Ann Margaret, Larry Gatlin, and the Gatlin Brothers, Lou Rawls, and The Temptations. On the grounds of Oakland University, you will find The Meadow Brook Theater which also offers high-quality entertainment.
Government - The Sterling Heights city offices are located at 40555 Utica Rd on the south/west corner of Dodge Park & Utica and the phone number is 586-446-CITY. Trash service information including pick-up days, billing, yard waste, and more. Water and Sewer rates, final billing, etc. Trash service information for Sterling Heights along with trash pick up days, billing, yard waste, and more. Sterling Heights Water Department for final water bills.
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.
Extras - Across from the city, offices are Dodge Park and Freedom Hill which offer plenty of summer concerts are also located in the city limits. Sterling Hts. has a walking path along 16 Mile that leads to Metro Park and north into Riverbend. There are also several golf courses nearby with a few being right in Sterling Hts.