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Living a Gated Community Lifestyle in Southfield, Michigan

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Where to Retire in Southfield and Home Prices

There are different neighborhoods in the suburbs and some active communities in the area. According to Zillow, the median home value was $229,999 in late 2021.

What Is Special about Southfield

Southfield has a big corporate base to help with its economy. There are some impressive components to its infrastructure.

What Is Not Special about Southfield

Crime is above average. Real estate taxes are quite high for the value of the homes - homes with mortgages paid over $4000 in taxes.

Climate and Physical Environment

Southfield is west of Detroit.  The median January  temperature is in the low 20's, the median July temperature is about 72 degrees.

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

The Southfield Library operates several branches. Detroit has many fine cultural institutions  a short ride away.


The crime rate is slightly above average.

Medical Facilities

Providence Hospital and some specialty medical facilities serve the community.


The closest airport is in Detroit, about 25 miles away.

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