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See what Southfield, MI has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Southfield

We have a hockey ring across the street . So if into sports it's nice. Also love on water and Canada is across

I can walk to Target and Starbucks is a good thing. There are markets and drug stores nearby which are good.

I love that I can ride my bike on paved roads and sidewalks. I like that there are a nice selection of places to eat. I like the parks and tennis courts. o

I like the multitude of parks. I enjoy its walkability due to the sidewalks in the neighborhood. I like that it is quiet and peaceful at night. I like the tree-lined street. I like the nature and animals that come around (deer, squirrels, chipmunks, rabbits, etc.). I enjoy the fact that there is abundant shopping and restaurants nearby. I enjoy visiting the parks and restaurants with family and friends. Many fitness center are in the area as well. It's a great area.

I like my neighborhood because there's a lot of businesses close by to where I can walk to. My favorite business is Chipotle and I like zoup

I don't know. I would like to see friends at the library. I think that what makes my neighborhood unique is the presents of nature and animals such as deer, squirells and other strange animals.

Who Lives Here

Southfield Demographics

Education

High School

28%

Associate's

36%

Bachelor's

21%

Master's

14%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

53%

3 people

22%

4 people

15%

5 people

6%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

44%

50-100k

33%

100-150k

15%

150-200k

4%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

9%

10-20

11%

20-45

32%

45-65

27%

65+

20%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Southfield?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24$904$1184$1415$1537
Jan '24$904$1184$1385$1537
Dec '23$904$1184$1329$1537
Nov '23$904$1182$1385$1537
Oct '23$904$1182$1385$1537
Sep '23$904$1097$1316$1537
Aug '23$904$1079$1230$1537
Jul '23$904$1079$1257$1537
Jun '23$904$1079$1257$1537
May '23$904$1070$1275$1537
Apr '23$904$1040$1275$1537
Mar '23$904$1040$1309$1537
Feb '23$904$1040$1309$1537

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Southfield

Southfield Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

18%

15-30 Mins

47%

30-40 Mins

23%

40-60 Mins

8%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4343

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 31 of 51 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 38 of 51 renters

Percentage: 4444

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 32 of 51 renters

Percentage: 00

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 29 of 51 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 43 of 51 renters

Top Scores: Medicine, Pet, Restaurant

Things To Do In Southfield

Top Score

Medical Care

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You won't get sick of medical care here.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. 68% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's pawsible that your pets will fall in love with Southfield.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 72% more pet facilities than average
  3. 53% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly more restaurants than average
  3. 22% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 15% more parks than average
  3. 42% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 92% more shops than average
  3. 34% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Southfield.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 78% more gyms than average
  3. 42% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Southfield.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. 45% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 11% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 59% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Southfield.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 12% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 62% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Southfield is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 19% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 33% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 50% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 81% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Southfield Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 49 of 51 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 47 of 51 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 47 of 51 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 45 of 51 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 39 of 51 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 37 of 51 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 37 of 51 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 35 of 51 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 34 of 51 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 34 of 51 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 34 of 51 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 33 of 51 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 32 of 51 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 26 of 51 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 27 of 51 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 32 of 51 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 33 of 51 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 40 of 51 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 43 of 51 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 44 of 51 renters

Southfield Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Southfield

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Southfield, MI

Southfield, a small city in Michigan, has a population of approximately 73,000. Retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (19%) here than nationally (14%). Residents are fairly evenly split between renting (52%) and owning (48%) their residence despite an average rent of $1,102 a month, substantially higher than the state average of $874.

Many Southfield residents work in one of three industries: healthcare, manufacturing, and retail. Together, these industries make up 21% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 7% of residents work in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of just under $65K, Southfield workers bring in a little more than the average Michigan resident. However, Southfield compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (7%), Southfield has a high concentration of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees, as 10% have earned a Master's or a Doctoral degree. Additionally, 15% have earned a Bachelor's degree.

Southfield residents have an average commute of about 26 minutes. Many residents (43%) drive their car to work, while public transit is not extensively used. Relatively few residents commute to work on foot.

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