With more than 780 acres of park land, two public golf courses, miles of nature and fitness trails, and numerous other recreational activities for all ages and interests – Southfield truly has something for everyone. The City of Southfield offers a complete living community, featuring a nationally recognized public school system, numerous private and parochial schools, and 10 colleges and universities. All this and conveniently located just minutes from almost anywhere in metro Detroit, Southfield is not only the Center of It All™ geographically, but also the business and leisure center of southeast Michigan as well.
With a daytime population nearing 175,000, and nearly 27 million square feet of office space, Southfield is truly Michigan’s premier business and residential address. Southfield’s extensive hotel industry and business travel accommodations – including 20 hotels and extended stay facilities – also make Southfield an ideal location for conventions, conferences and business meetings. Nearly 200 restaurants make dining in Southfield a pleasurable experience for business entertainment or a family night out, ranging from continental cuisine to national chains, neighborhood delis and the best in ethnic dining. Southfield is also the home to many of the metro area’s finest restaurants, including Il Posto, voted Hour Detroit's ‘2006 Restaurant of the Year.’ Or perhaps you wanted to enjoy dinner and a movie? The Star Southfield Entertainment Centre not only offers 20 screens with stadium-style seating for over 6,000, but also several outstanding restaurants as well. In fact, the Star Southfield Entertainment Centre is actually the nation’s most visited complex!
Residents, businesses and visitors alike come to Southfield for its central location and easy access to all of southeastern Michigan. With entertainment options for the entire family, there’s always something fun to do in Southfield.