Northville Homes & Real Estate Search all Northville homes for sale & real estate below! Northville, Michigan is one of the few communities to reside in both Oakland and Wayne counties. Northville has more luxury homes than any Wayne County community. Northville Township currently has over 21,000 people while the City of Northville is much smaller with 6,500 people for a combined count of over 27,000. Northville consists of tree-lined neighborhoods featuring many historic homes restored to their original Victorian brilliance. Northville Real Estate Market Northville is considered a higher-end real estate market in Western Wayne County , with a large middle class, and having the highest property values among its neighbors. Northville has more luxury homes than any other community in Wayne County. Downtown Northville boasts old-fashioned street lamps glowing at night over the brick paved streets and Victorian era architecture. Northville Population Northville Township currently has a population of a little over 21,000 people while the City of Northville is much smaller with 6,500 people for a combined count of over 27,000 in the Northville community. Northville Home Styles & Architecture [image: Northville Home Styles] The Northville community has a wide array of housing architecture and home styles, from rambling farm houses on unpaved roads, to traditional neighborhoods, newer built condominiums and older Victorian charmers throughout the downtown area. Housing in the city tends to be newer construction, with numbers as high as 80% of the homes in the township have been built sooner than 1970 and more than half since 1980. Northville Public Schools Northville School District is among the highest-rated public school district in metro Detroit. Northville students consistently score higher than the national average on the Michigan Education Assessment Program (MEAP) tests. More than 95 percent of the students in the district go to college. Northville is home to several private schools, including Northville Christian School, Our Lady of Victory School, St. Pauls Lutheran School, and William Allan Academy. Northville Parks & Recreation The Northville Parks & Recreation Department manage two facilities filled with an abundance of indoor activities planned in conjunction with Northville Public Schools. The Recreation Center at Hillside, located at 700 W. Baseline, provides access to an indoor swimming pool, two additional gymnasiums, multi-purpose classrooms, and fitness rooms. In addition to all of those recreational activities, the Northville Community Center, located at 303 W. Main Street, introduced meeting rooms, a large gymnasium, stage and bleachers, and kitchen facilities. The department operates five Northville district community park facilities, including Ford Field, Fish Hatchery Park, Henningsen Park, Northville Community Park, and the newest facility, Millennium Park. Residents throughout the state of Michigan look forward to coming to Northville for its annual Victorian Festival; an annual celebration of the town's unique heritage. There is no automobile traffic during this time, as locals, artists, and shop owners transform the downtown area into a Victorian Village complete with era costumes, and free horse and carriage rides. It would be hard not to enjoy the Northville shopping district, walking from boutique to boutique. Other regular events include art festivals, ice sculpture competitions, and various holiday celebrations. The City of Northville has a great deal to offer in the way of community services, such as the Senior Community Center, District Library, four bank/savings and loan/credit unions, an active Chamber of Commerce, senior citizen housing, a post office, 11 churches, a weekly newspaper called the Northville Record, and a full time police department. Northville Golf Courses Northville has 5 top-notch golf courses. - Bushwood Golf Course is a 9-hole course with over-sized and undulating greens. - Downing Farms Golf Course is a public, 18-hole course built on rolling terrain, featuring tree-lined fairways and greens protected by grass and sand bunkers. - Meadowbrook Country Club is a private, 18-hole course, with an older, traditional design. - Northville Hills Golf Club is a championship, semi-private, 18-hole course, part of a master planned golf community featuring magnificent fairway homes, estate homes, and villas. It has enormous greens, and its fairways are lined with mature trees. Natural wetland areas and lakes dot the course. - Salem Hills Golf Club is a public, 18-hole course, built on flat terrain with large undulating greens.