Troy

    A little bit about Troy

    In 2010, 11th-largest city in Michigan by population, and the largest city in Oakland County. 

    In 2011, Troy was ranked the safest city in Michigan, as well as the 19th safest city in the nation. In 2008, Troy was ranked 22nd on a list of “Best Places to Live” in the United States[5] by CNN Money, using criteria including housing, quality of education, economic strength, and recreational opportunities. In 2008, Troy ranked as the fourth most affordable U.S. city with a median household income of approximately $79,000.

    In 2003, Troy was named Michigan’s Sportstown by Sports Illustrated magazine for having the top community sports programs in the state.[11]

    Home to over 6,100 thriving businesses that employ 125,000 people.

    The Troy School District serves most of the city limits. The district has multiple elementary schools, four middle schools, and two zoned high schools: Troy High School and Athens High School.

    Oakland-Troy Airport is a small suburban general aviation airport operated by Oakland County, it is considered the County’s ‘executive’ airport. Business travelers and tourists using private, corporate and charter aircraft benefit from the airport’s convenient proximity to business, recreation and entertainment facilities. It is located between Maple Road and 14 Mile Road.

    Charter passenger, air freight, as well as aircraft maintenance and fuel, are available on the field.

    Finally, Troy has nearly 60 places of worship within its borders.

     

    • Restaurants
      • Kona Grill- Troy
      • The Capital Grille
      • Ocean Prime
      • Maggiano’s Little Italy
      • Camp Ticonderoga
      • BRIO Tuscan Grille

     

    • Boutiques/ Stores
      • Lace Boutique
      • Wolford Boutique Troy
      • St. John Boutique
      • Divine Apparel and Accessories

     

    • Community Events
      • Backyard Adventure Camp
      • Water Warriors Camp
      • Hunger Free Summer Food Fight for Kids by Gleaners
      • Art Camps: Water Colors, Community Center
      • Christmas in July
    • Landmarks/ Points of Interest
      • Sanctuary Lake Golf Course
      • Firefighters Park
      • Stage Nature Center
      • Troy Farmers Market
      • Troy Historic Village
    • Community Parks – over 900 acres
      • Over 15 neighborhood parks
        • Dog Park
        • Tennis Courts
        • Baseball Diamonds
        • Sand Volleyball
        • Pickleball courts
      • Troy Community Center
      • Troy Family Aquatic Center
      • Troy Racquet Club
      • Troy Public Library