About the area:
Oakland County is located in the North Metropolitian Detroit area. It is one of the five most prosperous counties in the U.S.. Corporate headquarters for many industries are located in these prestigious suburbs. The residents of the communities are predominantly professional and skilled workers.
Birmingham and Troy are just two of Oakland County's premiere suburban cities; home to exquisite shopping, fine dining, trendy night life and more. Each city provides many recreational facilities such as swimming, golf, tennis, and bicycling at municipal parks. The Somerset Collection, Meadow Brook Hall, The Birmingham Palladium, Yates Cider Mill and historic Stony Creek Village are all attractions located through out Oakland County.