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If you have a White Lake relocation in your future let's talk about White Lake Township in Michigan. Are you moving to Oakland County and looking for a community that is not so urban?. One that is a little more laid back and off the beaten path?
White Lake is a charter township that is located in Oakland County MI. White Lake was once two unincorporated communities but now is know as White Lake Township. The main corridor of the township is M-59 which runs from the far east in Macomb County to Livingston County. So you could work in Brighton, Pontiac, Rochester and Troy and the drive would not be too bad. In White Lake there are 11,000 households that have an average household size of 2.7 people. Families make up over 76% of the households in White Lake.
About 4% of people living in White Lake were born outside of the United States. 96% was native, including 82% that were born in Michigan. Among the children that are 5 years old, speak more than just English. Parents are starting to teach their children two different languages.
One of the main features of White Lake MI is the lakes. So when relocating to White Lake MI you may find the abundance of lakes and lake homes a positive factor. There are 21 lakes within the borders of White Lake, grab your boat and your family and friends and enjoy the day at sandy beach. One of the biggest beaches is the beach at Pontiac State Park. There are many fine all sports lake in the township, but there are also smaller quieter lakes for those that just want to fish or watch nature.
White Lake has five different school districts. Some belong to the Huron Valley School District, Holly, Clarkston, Waterford school district, and Walled Lake school. So when relocating to White Lake Township it depends on where you live on where your children would go to school. Walled Lake school district is a well-known School District that has 12 elementary Schools, 3 Middle Schools and 3 High Schools. They are known for their Athletics, Extra-curricular activities, GPA, Parent Involvement and high test scores on the MEAP, SAT and ACT’s. Most children that attend the Walled Lake Consolidated School District graduate with honors and attend an undergraduate college after graduating High School. It is the same way with many of the other school districts too.
You will like White Lake Township because of the low crime. Yes, like all cities there is some random crime, but you can walk around the city and never have to worry about getting mugged. That is one of the many bonuses when you have a White Lake MI relocation.
Living in White Lake you will have to drive to get to many of the highways and freeways that make metro Detroit so accessible. This makes your commute back and forth to work much easier and quicker. The average travel time to work for White Lake is 31 minutes. You have many surrounding cities if you live in White Lake, such as Waterford, Pontiac, Wixom, Walled Lake, Commerce, West Bloomfield, Wolverine Lake, Novi, Highland, Hartland and etc. This is a perk to living in White Lake because of all the endless things you can do because of what the surrounding cities have to offer as well.
The median Income for White Lake is $72,537. There are approximately 30,000 people who reside in White Lake. There are just as many women as there are men. The median age is 42 years old. The median home value in White Lake is $206,500. White Lake home values have gone up 11.7% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 3.1% within the next year. The median list price per square foot in White Lake is $128, which is higher than the Detroit Metro average of $104. The median price of homes currently listed in White Lake is $269,900 while the median price of homes that sold is $228,665.
If you are relocating to White Lake I would call it a semi-rural community because of the lakes. There are many beautiful lakefront homes in White Lake Township. Yes there are nice subdivisions but there are also lake areas that are a mixture of newer lake homes and old cottages. There are some areas in the township that have larger lots and acreage. So you will find a mixed bag of homes here. To call it an upscale community I would not. I would call a non pretentious community. You will find homes that range from 800 square to about 2700 square feet on the average. Yes there are quite a few homes that are over the average but I wanted to give you an idea of what White Lake homes are like if you are relocating to the township.
Again when you have a White Lake Michigan relocation you have to realize that it is semi urban. Yes there are big box stores like Lowes, Walgreens, Kohls, and JC Penny here, but there are not an over abundance of stores here. You will have to drive 20-30 minutes to get to a mall. White Lake is great place to live there are many things that you and your family can do together, such as Fine-dining at the Root, nature walks and shopping.
The citizens of White Lake Township are fortunate people. The geography of their community welcomed hard-working, virtuous farmers and settlers during the early years of the nineteenth century. These people created a strong base upon which twenty first century residents and leaders are building a vibrant community. If you would like a White Lake relocation guide email me at email@example.com
When relocating to White Lake Michigan you will find both the fire department and police department are ones you can depend on. White Lake Township police are always out and around patrolling the city. The White Lake Township Police Department believe it is their mission to provide a professional community-oriented police service. They are committed to creating and maintaining an active community partnership and assisting citizens in identifying and solving problems to improve the quality of lives throughout neighborhoods of White Lake Township. They are also dedicated to protecting life, property, and maintaining order while assuring fair and equal treatment to everyone.
Here is a Buyers bonus I offer to anybody that buys a home over $150,000 with me.
I myself live in White Lake Township on a lake. I love it! So if you have any questions about your move to White Lake Township Michigan give me a call on my cell (248) 310-6239. I will be glad to help you every way I can.
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