South Lyon Homes for Sale

In the southwest corner of Oakland County, Michigan, near the crossroads of I-96 and US-23 sits the City of South Lyon. Less than an hour drive from Lansing and just 45 minutes from Detroit, South Lyon is a great place to buy a home in Michigan. South Lyon was incorporated as a city in 1930. Though initially settled as an agricultural hub, it is becoming a center for manufacturing. South Lyon consists of approximately 3.5 square miles and is home to 11,000 people.

You will love living in South Lyon, known for its annual festivals, second-to-none parks and charming downtown. Ten Mile Road and Pontiac Trail mark the center of the business district. The convenience of nearby interstate highways connecting South Lyon to major metropolitan areas and international airports, ensures residents enjoy the amenities of the big cities while living in a small town.

The South Lyon School District is comprised of 7 elementary schools, 2 middle schools and 2 high schools. South Lyon Community Schools were rated 1st in the Tri-county area using the Standard and Poors cost performance index so you can rest easy knowing your children are getting a quality education. You are also guaranteed to never be without something to do. South Lyon’s rich history is preserved in multiple historic sites and attractions. You can take a tour of the Witch’s Hat Depot and Freight House and the Washburn School, both located in McHattie Park.

Located just off Lafayette Street, McHattie Park is nearly 15 acres of playground equipment, little league ball diamonds, sand volleyball courts, and a vast open areas for picnicking and outdoor fun. McHattie isn’t the only scenic park to relish, you will also want to take in Volunteer Park, home to most of the City’s sports facilities situated on its 130 acres. This park also has baseball diamonds, soccer fields, a sand volleyball court and a multi-use trail. In addition to taking in the natural beauty of this beloved community, you can also count on year round events to keep you entertained. Community events include Concerts in the Park, a Labor Day Bridge Walk, Memorial Day Parade, Pumpkinfest and a number of others that will make you glad you chose to buy a home in South Lyon.

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