The award-winning city of Troy is located in Oakland County, Michigan in the southeastern portion of the state. An amazing array of amenities that include affordable housing, excellent schools, world-class shopping and dining, and impressive community services is why more than 82,000 residents love to call Troy home.
The city’s stable economy and business-friendly climate make it a great place to work, as well. Located on I-75, just twenty-two miles north of Detroit, Troy is an excellent location for starting or relocating a business. Troy is home to more than 10,000 diversified businesses based largely in business, technology, and finance and is powered by an educated work force comprised of approximately 65% of the city’s adult population, of which more than 57% have achieved a bachelor’s degree or higher.
Troy is home to an award-winning school system that boasts six blue ribbon schools and thirteen state exemplary schools. With an impressive 94% high school graduation rate, the city’s dedication to the education of its future leaders is front and center. Troy is home to the nationally acclaimed International Academy, recently ranked 7th among the nation’s top high schools by Newsweek Magazine, and the Troy and Athens high schools, both ranked among the nation’s top high schools by Newsweek, as well.
Opportunities for sports, recreation, and entertainment abound in and around the city. Troy is home to two excellent golf courses, Sylvan Glen and Sanctuary Lake, and features a number of community and neighborhood parks with facilities and recreational programs for residents of all ages.
Ranked Michigan’s safest city for 2015 by CQ Press, Troy offers an excellent environment for living, working, and raising a family!