Guide to Oakland Township, Michigan

Welcome to Oakland Charter Township, Michigan

Located just north of Rochester and east of Lake Orion, Oakland Township has become know of the years for its landscape and luxury homes. With many new subdivisions being built the township has been growing over the last 10 years. Keep reading below to find out more about this area.


Ranked as some of the best in the state (according to GreatSchools.org), the options Oakland Township residents have for schools is large. The area features the Rochester, Lake Orion and Romeo School Districts. For more information on how the different schools rank click on the links provided below.

Resources: Rochester Schools  Lake Orion Schools   Romeo Schools  School Rankings



Although most of the shopping in Oakland Township is located near Adams and Silverbell Roads, Residents are still able to enjoy downtown shopping since they are in close proximity to Downtown Rochester and Lake Orion. The Village of Rochester is also a short drive, which allows residents to enjoy a more traditional shopping experience.

Resources: Downtown Rochester Downtown Lake Orion Village of Rochester



Oakland Township primarly consists of residential homes, but is in close proximity to many restaurants in Downtown Rochester, Lake Orion and The Village of Rochester. If you taking a bike ride down the Paint Creek Trail, be sure to grab a cup of cider and a hot donut from the famous Paint Creek Cider Mill. For more info and dining reviews, click the link below.

Resources: Yelp


Things To Do

If there is one thing you can do in Oakland Township it would be to enjoy the outdoors. With multiple golf courses, a private country club and trails, the area is not short of outdoor activities. Learn more with the links below.

Resources: Golf  Trail Maps


Homes For Sale

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Area Guides

Whether you're new to the Metro Detroit area or are looking to determine a new neighborhood to call home, these area guides are here to help you decide. Explore school districts, shopping and more, within these popular Oakland and Macomb County communities!

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