Royal Oak Data 

Royal Oak is an inner-ring suburb of Detroit that is well-known for its vibrant downtown, diverse and unique parks, robust farmers market, and welcoming people. As one of the region's most desired cities for businesses and families to call home; we are a vibrant community of people who care deeply about their neighbors, their neighborhoods, and their small business community. A city that has always valued the arts and cultural diversity as catalysts for development.

Named one of Livability's Top 100 Cities to Live, Royal Oak boasts an award-winning school district with six public elementary schools, a public middle school, and a public high school that serves 5,000 students. With 51 scenic parks, Royal Oak provides ample spaces for people of all ages to enjoy life's moments.


  • 11.8 square miles
  • 58,211 population (2020 census)
  • 28,971 households

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What Others are Saying about Royal Oak

"We’ve been looking to locate in Royal Oak since 2011.  Royal Oak is such a great city with a lot of life and vibrancy."  Tony Grant, Jolly Pumpkin COO and CFO who opened a Royal Oak location in late 2017.

"A big part of our business model is the night traffic - the late night music and desserts - and I think Royal Oak is a great market for that."
 - Dessert Oasis Coffee co-owner Nathan Hamood, pointing to the ample foot traffic and density of restaurants in downtown Royal Oak as the reason Dessert Oasis Coffee chose Royal Oak for its third location.

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