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The suburb of Waterford is located 35 miles north of Michigan’s largest city, Detroit, and offers a unique living experience with homes surrounding large lakes and streams within Oakland County.

With 32 lakes and streams throughout the community there is plenty of opportunity for a diverse array of water sport activities such as fishing, canoeing, skiing, boating, tubing, sailing and more in Waterford. The parks, lakes and streams also provide great winter fun for all Waterford residents including snowmobiling, ice skating and cross country skiing.

Waterford is home to the Waterford School District, home to state and national award-winning Performing & Visual Arts programs, divisional, regional, and state sports championships and Michigan Governor’s Council Physical Fitness, Health, and Sports Exemplary Physical Education Award. Over 70% of Waterford School District’s teachers have a master’s degree or higher, making the education top-tier.

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