Oakland Farms Homes for Sale
Oakland Farms Subdivision Location
Homes for sale in Oakland Farms, Rochester Hills, MI are located south of W Gunn Rd and west of Rochester Rd.
A short walk east is Fogler's Greenhouse and Fogler's Orchard and Farm Market. It's a 120 acres of land offering home grown plants, fruits and vegetables. There's also a retail store in an old country barn where they sell hand made products like home & garden decor and pottery.
Blue Heron Environmental Area is less than a mile north. It got its name from herons returning year after year. The park contains 139 acres of high-quality forests, wetlands and open farmlands. The fields are least to local farmers. Rochester Cider Mill is 1.5 miles south.
Blackheath Golf Club is 1 mile north. The golf club opened in 1998 and was designed and constructed by Kevin Aldrich. Blackheath Golf Club measures 6768 yards from the longest tees and has a slope rating of 137 and a 73 USGA rating. Crain's Detroit Business rated Blackheath as a top 5 must play in Michigan. Blackheath was also awarded 3 ½ stars by Golf Digest.
Another golf course is located 2 miles west. The Wyndgate Country Club is one of Michigan's most prestigious country club. It offers an array of facilities and services for weddings, private meetings and other social activities. The golf course features 7,339 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . Designed by Larry Winget, the East Wynd golf course opened in 1995.
3.5 miles south are several restaurants including Sakura Japanese Fusion Restaurant, Silver Spoon Ristorante (Italian), Big Boy and Golden Eagle Bar & Grill. Starbucks and Papa Joe's grocery is also in the same area with these restaurants.
6 miles south is Winchester Shopping Center. It is located at the corner of SWC Rochester and Avon Rd. Winchester Shopping Center has 15 stores with more than 1,700 parking spaces. Some of the major stores here are Bank of America, Old Navy, Marshalls, PetSmart and Michaels.
7 miles southeast is Stony Creek Metropark. It's a man-made lake built by damming Stony Creek Ridge North, a tributary of the Clinton River. The park offers a vast amount of trails. Amenities are snowboarding, sledding & tobogganning hills, 2 beaches on Stony Creek Lake, Picnic areas with basketball courts, baseball fields, playgrounds, and beach volleyball courts. There's also a nature center, ice skating rink, boat launch, cross country skiing trails and ski rentals. Other rentals are rowboats, paddleboats, canoes, and kayaks. The park also has a golf course. It's a 26-hole, 6,928-yard, par-72 course gives an “up north” feel with separated, heavily wooded fairways. Water hazards add to the challenge.
Oakland Farms Subdivision Freeway Access
Homes for sale in Oakland Farms, Rochester Hills, MI are located 7 miles west of M-53 and 8.5 miles northeast of I-75.
Rochester is on the northern outskirts of Metro Detroit, in northeast Oakland County. 9.5 miles south is Troy.
8 miles southwest of Oakland Farms is Oakland University which is the 3rd top employer of Rochester Hills. FANUC Robotics is 10.5 miles southwest which is also included in the top 5 employers of Rochester Hills. 11 miles southwest is Technology Drive. Accurate Gauge Manufacturing, Smc Corporation of America and Eagle Ottawa are located here.
Southeast Michigan’s technology cluster is located in Automation Alley, Troy which is 14 miles south. It is home to several companies like Inergy Automotive Systems, Electric Charging Station, and NBS Commercial Interiors.
Oakland Farms Subdivision School District
Oakland Farms, Rochester MI students attend Rochester Community Schools, The school district operates 13 elementary schools, 4 middle schools and 4 high schools.
Baldwin Elementary School is 2 miles west. It is arted 8/10 by greatschools.org and has 465 students. Hart Middle School is 4 miles southeast. It is rated 6/10 and has 1,133 students. Stoney Creek High School is next to Hart Middle School. It is rated 10/10 by greatschools.org and has 1,645 students enrolled. It's a silver awardee of US NEWS Best Public High Schools. The GreatSchools Rating is a simple tool that helps you compare schools based on test scores and other available data, including student academic growth and college readiness.
There are also private schools near the subdivision.
Montessori School is 6.5 miles south. School offers child care for Infant/Toddler, primary (3-6) and upper and lower elementary (1st - 6th grade). They also offer both half day and full day kindergarten. Languages they support are English, Spanish, Italian, Arabic, Hindi, Japanese, Mandarin. Rates range from $5000 to $10,000 per school year.
Eagle Creek Academy is 5 miles northeast. The school serves 126 students in grades PK-8.
Rochester Hills Christian School is 9 miles south. It has 293 students enrolled and accepts grades PK-12.
Oakland Christian School is 8 miles southwest. It is accredited through the North Central Association (NCA) and through the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). The school offers a co-educational program for students in preschool through 12th grade. High school program is predominately college preparatory with a vocational technology component available through Oakland Technology Center.
Oakland Steiner School is 9.5 miles south. The private school has 98 students enrolled and student:teacher ratio is 5:1. Oakland Steiner School is an independent, non-profit school.
Rochester College is 6.5 miles south. It is a 4-year liberal arts college founded by the Church of Christ in 1959. It is a primarily undergraduate school with very few graduate courses.
Oakland University is 8 miles southwest. This school was established in 1957, and it offers 132 undergraduate and 124 graduate academic programs. It is also a doctoral research university. There are approximately 19000 students enrolled and average tuition fees are $9,280 for freshmen and sophomores; $10,142 for juniors and seniors.
11 miles southwest is Oakland Community College. This school was established in 1957, and it offers 132 undergraduate and 124 graduate academic programs. It is also a doctoral research university. There are approximately 19000 students enrolled and average tuition fees are $9,280 for freshmen and sophomores; $10,142 for juniors