Community Overview

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Foreclosure Process
If you are a homeowner in need of information on the foreclosure process, please see the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) website for resources.

Bloomfield Township SignUse the drop down menu on this section to learn more about life in Bloomfield Township. Information found here will cover a broad range of topics, including links to organizations that offer services to Township residents as well as environmental and public health issues. Another particularly helpful feature is the comprehensive selection of maps posted here.

For a comprehensive reference for the places you need to know about, click on the Birmingham Bloomfield Lifestyle, an in-depth community resource guide serving the Birmingham Bloomfield community since 1966.

You may want to link to Oakland County Parks, the Bloomfield Hills Schools Recreation and Community Services Department and the Birmingham Public Schools Community Education Department. We are making these sites convenient for you in response to Bloomfield Township residents who, during the Master Plan Update process, expressed their desire for more community recreation opportunities.

Quick Facts

Township LogoLocal Government
Township form of Government:
Elected Supervisor, Clerk, Treasurer and four Trustees

Public Services:
Police, Fire, EMS, Road Maintenance (local and subdivision) Water & Sewer, Engineering, Environmental, Planning, Building, Ordinance, Senior Services, Clerk, Treasurer, Assessing, Community Television

Square Miles: 26

Main Thoroughfares:
Woodward Ave., Telegraph Rd, Square Lake Rd., Maple Rd.

Zip Codes: 48301, 48302, 48304

Demographic Information
Population: 41,000
Number of Households: 16,500
Median Family income: $144,033
Per Capita income: $70,123
Families below poverty level: 1.7%
Education Levels: High School graduate or higher, 97.1%;
Bachelor’s degree or higher, 66%; Graduate or professional degree, 33%
Age: Median: 45 years. 65 & Older, 22%; Under 18, 23%

Public School Districts
Bloomfield Hills Schools
Birmingham Public Schools
Pontiac Public Schools
Avondale Public Schools

Landmarks (partial listing)
Bloomfield Township Public Library
Brother Rice / Marian High Schools
Bowers Farm
Detroit Country Day School (Middle and Lower campuses)
Franklin Cider Mill
Kirk in the Hills Presbyterian Church
Oakland Hills Country Club
Temple Beth El

Sources:
2005-2007 American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau
SEMCOG 2035 Forecast
2002-2003 Community Profile, Oakland County
2007 Bloomfield Township Master Plan Update

Do you know the difference Bloomfield Township or Bloomfield Hills? They are two distinct, separate municipalities.

Square Miles
Bloomfield Township 26
Bloomfield Hills 6

Population
Bloomfield Township 41,000
Bloomfield Hills 4,000

Number of Households
Bloomfield Township 16,500
Bloomfield Hills 1,400

Form of Government
Bloomfield Township township (supervisor, treasurer, clerk are elected)
Bloomfield Hills city (mayor, council are elected; city manager appointed)

Zip Codes
Bloomfield Township 48301, 48302, 48304
Bloomfield Hills 48304

Main Thoroughfares
Bloomfield Township Woodward, Telegraph, Square Lake, Maple
Bloomfield Hills Woodward

Bloomfield Township Landmarks (partial listing)
Bloomfield Township Public Library
Brother Rice / Marian High Schools
Detroit Country Day School (Middle and Lower School campuses)
Franklin Cider Mill
Kirk in the Hills Presbyterian Church
Oakland Hills Country Club
Temple Beth El