Rochester Hills Homes for Sale


Rochester Hills Real Estate Rochester Hills, Michigan is wonderful community filled with natural beauty, a thriving downtown area and a world-class university. Its proximity to other major business and shopping areas like Auburn Hills and Troy help make it an attractive place to call home. Rochester Hills is located on the east side of Oakland County and has a population of approximately 73,000 residents across its near 33 square miles. Rochester Hills Real Estate Just north of Rochester Hills is the scenic park areas of Stoney Creek Metropark, Bald Mountain State Recreation Area and, to the east, is River Bends Park – these three parks allow Rochester Hills residents to have access to gorgeous paths for hiking, lakes for swimming and fishing and thousands of acres of wooded areas to explore. One of the most attractive parts of Rochester Hills is the downtown Rochester area. The bustling downtown Rochester area is filled with over 350 shops, restaurants and businesses in which 85% are independently owned and operated. Rochester Hills proves it’s appealing to businesses and workers by also boasting an unemployment of just 3.4% as of April 2015. There’s a lot to love about Rochester Hills and you’ll be happy to call this great metro Detroit community your home. Rochester Hills Geographical Location You’ll be within 10 miles of: • Oakland University – A world-renowned campus with over 20,000 students, Oakland University has over 130 degree programs including business, nursing and engineering degrees. • Great Lakes Crossing – With almost 200 specialty stores as well as restaurants, a movie theater and an aquarium, this outlet mall is great for shopping or just catching the latest blockbuster. • Stony Creek Metropark – This 4,400 acre park makes you feel like you’re away from the city while still remaining minutes away from Rochester Hills. Stoney Creek includes golf and disc golf courses and miles of scenic trails. Further out: When you live in Rochester Hills, Michigan, you’ll be close to many of the great features of the Metro Detroit area. Even when you want to head into the city, it’s not too far of a drive. • Detroit Metropolitan Airport (Approx. 50 mins) • Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park Detroit Red Wings at the Joe Louis or Detroit Lions at Ford Field (Approx. 30 minutes) • The Palace of Auburn Hills (Approx. 15 minutes) • Ann Arbor, MI (Approx. 1 hour 10 minutes) • Downtown Birmingham (Approx. 20 minutes) • Detroit Zoo (Approx. 25 minutes) Rochester Hills Historical Facts Originally called Avon Township, Rochester Hills and Rochester were founded and settled in 1817 because of its proximity to the Clinton River, Stoney Creek and Paint Creek which provided water-power for mills. Throughout the 1800’s the land was starting to be cleared so crops could be harvested however city factories soon took over at the turn of the century and the farming industry ceased to flourish. Throughout the 1900’s with the Depression and then the post-war boom, Avon Township continued growing creating school districts, subdivisions and a lifestyle that appealed to the suburban appetite. A vote in 1984 officially changed the name of this city to Rochester Hills. Rochester Hills Demographics • Population: 73,000 • 55.3% of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor’s degree or higher • Median age is 43 • Median Household Income is 80,169 Rochester Hills Schools For the families calling Rochester Hills their home, they’ll find that they’re in a safe and active community. Being close to many great parks allows families to enjoy being outdoors whether it’s riding bikes, enjoying a picnic, swimming at the lake or having a family get-together at nearby Stoney Creek Metropark. The downtown Rochester area is filled with great shops as well as festivals and fairs throughout the year including the Festival of Lights in which the businesses partake in hanging strings of lights from the buildings and creating a beautiful landscape. The Rochester Community Schools were ranked 33rd out of all 673 school districts in the state of Michigan so students attending these public schools are set to receive a world-class education. With approximately 15,000 students, the Rochester Community Schools has: • 13 Elementary Schools • 4 Middle Schools • 4 High Schools Things to Do in Rochester Hills • Yates Cider Mill – Yates Cider Mill is a community staple and ideal for enjoying scenic beauty, delicious cider and donuts and strolls along the river. • Stony Creek Metropark – This 4,400 acre park makes you feel like you’re away from the city while still remaining minutes away from Rochester Hills. Stoney Creek includes golf and disc golf courses and miles of scenic trails. The lake spreads over 500 acres and is ideal for boating and swimming. There’s even a winter sports area perfect for toboggans, sleds and snowboards. • Downtown Rochester – This area is filled with over 350 shops, businesses and restaurants and is a great place to spend the day with the family or out with a loved one or friends at night. There are many activities and events throughout the year including art fairs. Rochester Hills – Innovative by Nature Rochester Hills has the motto: Innovative by Nature which dates back to its founding. Located in Oakland County, Rochester Hills is nestled mostly north of M-59 and east of I-75. Rochester Hills is a very clean place to call home. They have passed measures to preserve park areas and protected lands and have created trails and easier accessibility for people to access green spaces. Home to Oakland University, many metro Detroit residents choose to continue their education at this excellent school situated on a picturesque campus which boasts a student population of nearly 20,000. Rochester Hills is freeway close and nearby many major roads so traveling throughout the Detroit area is easy and residents can get to almost anywhere within 30-45 minutes. With its beautiful tree-lined streets, natural beauty, rivers and creeks, Rochester Hills is a great place to call home.

Rochester Hills Market Statistics

Average Days on Site: 98
Average Listing Price: $445,827
Most Expensive Home: $2,490,000
Least Expensive Home: $38,900
Short Sales Properties: 0
Foreclosure Listings: 0
Average Days on Market: 53
Average Listing Price: $152,561
Most Expensive Rental: $1,150,000
Least Expensive Rental: $1,200

Map of Rochester Hills

Rochester Hills Schools and Rankings

Meadow Brook Elementary School(K-5)5
Meadow Brook Elementary School(K-5)5
West Middle School(6-8)5
West Middle School(6-8)5
Reuther Middle School(6-8)4
Avondale Middle School(6-8)4
Reuther Middle School(6-8)4
Avondale Academy(9-12)5
Avondale Academy(9-12)5
Lutheran High School Nw(9-12)4

Explore Neighborhoods in Rochester Hills

Arcadia Park Sub
Autumn Hills
Avon Heights
Avon Hills
Avon Lakes Village Sub No 4
Avon Manor Estates Sub No 2
Avon Ravines Sub No 1
Avoncrofts Sub
Avondale Farms
Barclay Occpn 461
Barrington Park
Barrington Park Occpn 1282
Barrington Park Occpn 2135
Bassett And Smith Flowing Spring Acres No 1
Bell Cone Gardens Lot 11
Belle Cone Gardens No 1
Berkshire Ridge
Brampton Parc Occpn 2180
Brookedale Woods No 2
Brooklands Park
Brookwood Golf Club
Butler Ridge No 1
Butler Ridge No 2
Chichester Sub No 1
Chichester Sub No 4
Christian Hills No 1
Christian Hills No 2
Christian Hills No 3
Clear Creek
Clear Creek Sub No 1
Clear Creek Sub No 2
Clear Creek Sub No 5
Clinton River Valley No 1
Coolidge Highway Sub Rochester Hills
Covington Place No 2
Crestwood Village Of Rochester Hills Occpn 1237
Cross Creek Sub No 2
Cumberland Hills Sub No 1
Cumberland Woods Sub No 2
Dee S Sub
Deer Run Sub
Easthampton Sub
Eddington Farms
Eddington Farms Sub
Edinshire Sub No 1
Estates Of Pinecreek Sub
Eyster S Avon Estates
Eyster S Avon Gardens
Fairwood Villas Condo
Falcon Estates Sub No 3
Grosse Pines Sub
Hamlin Place Farms
Hampton On The Green Condo
Hawthorn Hills No 4
Hawthorn Sub No 2
Heatherview Estates Sub
Heatherwood Village No 3
Hidden Hills Condo Rochester Hills
Hillwood Subdivision
Hunters Creek
Huntington Park Condo
Judson Park Sub No 2
King S Cove Condo
Kings Cove
Kings Cove Condo
Knolls South Condo
Knorrwood Hills No 3
Kollin Woods Occpn 953
Leggett Reiher
Meadow Creek Ii Condos Occpn 1614
Meadow Creek Occpn 1435
Meadowfield Condominiums
Mill Stream Village Occpn 1458
North Fairview Farms
North Hill Sub Rochester Hills
North Oaks A Singh Dev
North Oaks A Singh Development
Nottingham Woods
Nottingham Woods Condo 2223
Oak Pointe Estates
Oakbrook Occpn 206
Oakwood Park Occpn 147
Oxford Estates
Oxford Estates No 2
Paint Creek Hills
Quail Ridge Sub No 1
Regal Estates
Rochelle Park Condo Occpn 520
Rockhaven Estates Occpn 992
Rookery Woods Sub No 2
Sanctuary At Rivers Edge Occpn 2200
Shadow Woods Sub No 1
Shadow Woods Sub No 2
Sprvsr S Plat Of Brooklands Park
Stony Creek
Stratford Knolls No 10
Stratford Knolls No 5
Stratford Manor Townhouses Occpn 1040
Stratford Village Manor Condo Occpn 1857
Sunnydale Gardens No 2
Sunnydale Gardens No 3
Suprvr S Plat No 12 Rochester Hills
Suprvr S Plat No 6 Rochester Hills
Suprvr S Plat No 7 Avon Twp
Suprvr S Plat No 9 Rochester Hills
Suprvr S Plat Of Brooklands Park No 1
Suprvr S Plat Of Brooklands Park No 3
Suprvr S Plat Of Dodge Auburn Park
Suprvr S Plat Of Midvale Sub
Suprvr S Replat Of Glidewell Sub
T3n R11e Sec 33 Sunnydale Gardens W 1 2 Of Lots
The Preserve Of Riverside Condo
The Sanctuary In The Hills Condo
Thornridge Sub
Thornridge Sub No 4
Thornridge Sub No 6
University Hills No 1
Valley Stream
Walnut Brook Estates Occpn 515
Whispering Willows No 1
Whispering Winds Of Rochester Hills Condo Occpn 1449
Willowood Sub
Winchester Village Sub No 1
Woodgrove Of Avon Hills Occpn 158
Woodland Crossing
Yawkey And Chapman S Add

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