According to the 2010 US Census, more people moved into Macomb County than any other county in Michigan. Measuring 482 square miles, Macomb is not only the third most populated county in Michigan with nearly 841,000 residents, it is also one of the fastest growing.
Each day, an average of 14 newcomers make Macomb County their home
From upscale cosmopolitan centers to quintessential small towns and villages, Macomb County offers lifestyle choices for every taste and preference. And, whatever the neighborhood, Macomb County offers the most affordable housing in the region – partly due to the consistently low tax base, affordable homeowner and car insurance rates, and utility rates.
People who live (and work) in Macomb County have access to all of the “extras” that constitute quality of life issues:
Many of our schools have been awarded the coveted “Blue Ribbon” distinction and provide progressive education in safe and modern facilities.
Macomb County has a wealth of outstanding recreational resources for residents and visitors to enjoy.
World-renowned performers are featured at several major venues in the county.
Retail centers occupy more than 20 million square feet including 4 regional shopping centers Lakeside Mall, Macomb Mall Universal Mall and the Mall at Partridge Creek.
Macomb County residents are never far from one of five major hospitals throughout the county with top-rated centers that specialize in cardiac care, cancer treatment and orthopedic surgery.