Source: WalletHub

Best Places to Raise a Family in Michigan

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1Rochester, MI72.5219189
2East Grand Rapids, MI72.2327564
3Beverly Hills, MI71.3852413
4Novi, MI70.183861212
5South Lyon, MI69.34642714
6Grosse Pointe Woods, MI68.94731755
7Troy, MI68.494316187
8Forest Hills, MI68.11515841
9Birmingham, MI67.674015918
10Ann Arbor, MI67.481833035
11Berkley, MI67.4639101115
12Farmington, MI65.343372819
13Grosse Pointe Park, MI65.326023326
14New Baltimore, MI64.787721138
15Midland, MI64.4225303334
16Royal Oak, MI63.6786311613
17Holland, MI63.523257538
18Rochester Hills, MI63.489113156
19Traverse City, MI63.272297446
20Clawson, MI63.0076182122
21Okemos, MI62.706675224
22Allen Park, MI62.2578391036
23Woodhaven, MI61.1821473623
24Portage, MI60.2454223445
25East Lansing, MI60.1065262047
26Coldwater, MI60.0113365350
27Farmington Hills, MI59.7993242211
28Livonia, MI59.64104412410
29Wixom, MI59.1614483951
30Holt, MI58.5053702339
31Mount Pleasant, MI58.3716146868
32Sault Ste. Marie, MI57.567277769
33Monroe, MI57.485987256
34Allendale, MI57.4232336917
35Fenton, MI57.3671325132
36Alpena, MI57.335378063
37Cadillac, MI57.3150286448
38Jenison, MI57.299720432
39Wyandotte, MI57.2085591449
40Haslett, MI57.1295511727
41St. Clair Shores, MI56.98101442743
42Sterling Heights, MI56.9180344630
43Marquette, MI56.913597667
44Fraser, MI56.7298452541
45Grandville, MI56.2662534416
46Norton Shores, MI56.2099563121
47Waverly, MI55.6283633831
48Bay City, MI55.4212496174
49Trenton, MI54.92100891925
50Sturgis, MI54.9110387873
51Grand Haven, MI54.73102126620
52Northview, MI54.3484524537
53Dearborn, MI53.9415627161
54Southgate, MI53.89103672642
55Kentwood, MI53.8667506233
56Wyoming, MI53.8568695828
57Garden City, MI53.6494433260
58Battle Creek, MI53.6322685965
59Walker, MI53.5675405429
60Auburn Hills, MI53.5570655040
61Owosso, MI53.1636468852
62Big Rapids, MI52.888197397
63Madison Heights, MI52.5469426758
64Riverview, MI51.9596355755
65Grand Rapids, MI51.6626618754
66Escanaba, MI51.1741577964
67Ferndale, MI51.1061725253
68Niles, MI50.7137548172
69Hazel Park, MI49.9648783780
70Cutlerville, MI49.5549858244
71Burton, MI49.5081774071
72Lincoln Park, MI48.8263863581
73Romulus, MI48.5255845670
74Dearborn Heights, MI48.5157836066
75Westland, MI48.4992794259
76Southfield, MI48.0387714775
77Oak Park, MI47.9874644982
78Ionia, MI47.89201110192
79Lansing, MI47.6111889078
80Eastpointe, MI47.3547824189
81Wayne, MI47.2472765577
82Kalamazoo, MI46.8328748984
83Taylor, MI46.5056806379
84Warren, MI45.8390816562
85Adrian, MI45.5746558687
86Ypsilanti, MI45.3823609586
87Roseville, MI45.3782934876
88Harper Woods, MI44.74451042985
89Saginaw, MI44.0729668495
90Port Huron, MI43.7644909183
91Melvindale, MI43.4924739393
92Comstock Park, MI42.6379969257
93Muskegon, MI42.3017879690
94Jackson, MI41.506919994
95Hamtramck, MI39.8499810091
96Mount Clemens, MI39.71891027088
97Flint, MI38.34349583100
98Pontiac, MI36.4331929798
99Beecher, MI36.0530949896
100Inkster, MI33.43581038599
101Detroit, MI33.38429994101
102Muskegon Heights, MI31.301100102103
103Benton Harbor, MI29.364101104102
104Highland Park, MI22.628897103104