Royal Oak, Michigan 

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Population

58,973

+2.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$64,873

Median Home Price

$247,100

Best Places to Live in Royal Oak, Michigan

Large city - Southeast Michigan, along the Detroit River, across the border from Windsor, Ontario, Canada. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Royal Oak, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Arts and culture
Professional sports
Cost of living
Cons
Economy
Violent crime
Urban decay
 $1,600 
310 Mary Ave
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 1000 SqFt
 $1,350 
3282 Coolidge Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 916 SqFt
 $249,900 
1323 W Windemere Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1223 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Detroit-Warren-Dearborn Metro Area

Detroit’s seemingly endless grid-patterned suburbs spread mainly west of town, and the northern half of this suburban cluster has been split off of the formerly singular Detroit metro area. That northern half consists of the relatively new and prosperous suburbs spreading north into Oakland County, including not only the named places of Warren, Troy and Farmington Hills but also such familiar names as Southfield, Pontiac, Royal Oak, Auburn Hills and Bloomfield. These suburbs, located on once-agricultural land, are plain, business friendly and mostly family friendly.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Royal Oak
Zip Codes: 48073 48067
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 664 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Royal Oak is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Royal Oak jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Royal Oak's cost of living is 4.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Royal Oak's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Royal Oak, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Oakland county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Royal Oak's population is 58,973 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Royal Oak is $247,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Royal Oak public schools spend $11,956 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.1 students per teacher in Royal Oak. More Education



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Housing Market in Royal Oak

It's a good time to buy in Royal Oak. Home Appreciation is up 7.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Royal Oak Real Estate

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Reviews for Royal Oak   20 Reviews
Royal Oak - Safe, Stable and Job Opportunities - 11/6/2019
Whoever put crime and urban decay as cons for Royal Oak has never been to Royal Oak. It is a very stable and safe suburb with a lot to do and access to many job... Read More

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jobs - 9/21/2011
Michigan willturn around as soon as they break the bonds with the car companies.... Read More

Great City - 1/13/2010
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48073 48067

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NEW LISTINGS IN ROYAL OAK
$1,600
310 Mary Ave
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$1,350
3282 Coolidge Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$249,900
1323 W Windemere Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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Bed 3 | Bath 1

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