The municipality of Orion, Michigan is situated in the Detroit metropolitan area.
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Orion. This part of the Detroit metropolitan area is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case close to one of the railway lines or Interstate 75. Finally, it is easy to access public green spaces from most locations in the municipality and there are around 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in.
The predominant housing types in Orion are single detached homes and townhouses. This municipality also has a choice of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this municipality own their home while the rest are renters. The average year of construction for houses in this municipality is 1988.
Some, but not all, home buyers in this part of the Detroit metropolitan area will live within walking distance of one of approximately 10 supermarkets. A limited variety of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well. As far as education is concerned, high schools and primary schools are not particularly plentiful in Orion, and therefore tend to require a rather long walk to get to. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Orion is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to find a parking spot. On the other hand, most houses for sale in this part of the Detroit metropolitan area are located in places that are not very well-suited for walking since running daily errands is difficult on foot.