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Farmington Hills Background:
Farmington Hills is the second largest city in Oakland County in Michigan. Its population was 79,740 at the 2010 census. It is part of the upscale northwestern suburbs of Metropolitan Detroit and is also around 20 miles northeast of downtown Ann Arbor.
Farmington Hills History:
The first white settler in what became Farmington Township was a Quaker from Farmington, New York, named Arthur Power. He purchased land in 1823.Hhe returned in 1824 with a group of family and associates to clear the land. The settlement became known as Quakertown. A post office was established in January 1826 with the name of Farmington. The post office is still around today as a historical site. The township of Farmington was organized in 1827. The settlement incorporated as the village of Farmington in the winter of 1866-67. A fire on October 9, 1872, destroyed many buildings in the center of the village. Farmington incorporated as a city in 1926.
Farmington Hills Geography:
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 33.31 square miles of which 33.28 square miles is land and 0.03 square miles is water. The unincorporated community of Farmington Springs is located on the western edge of the city limits.
Farmington Hills Trivia:
Farmington Hills consistently ranks as one of the safest cities in the US. It is also safest city in Michigan. In 2010, the area ranked as the 30th safest city in America. Farmington Hills also ranks as the 36th highest-income place in the United States with a population of 50,000 or more. It ranks as 14th America’s best cities to live by 24/7 Wall St.