Royal Oak, MI

Oakland County

What you need to know about Royal Oak, MI

Royal Oak is located in Oakland County, Michigan. The population is 91% White, 3% Black, 3% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 0% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 2% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $64,873 and the median home value is $159,000. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Royal Oak, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Royal Oak has a Walk Score ® of 50.
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Homes Owned 66.95%
66.95% Complete
Homes Rented 33.05%
33.05% Complete

Real Estate

In Royal Oak, Michigan

Ready to move to Royal Oak? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Royal Oak.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Royal Oak, Michigan

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Royal Oak rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Royal Oak, Michigan

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Royal Oak.


Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Royal Oak, Michigan

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Royal Oak.


Bachelor’s Degree 51%
51% Complete
Graduated High School 96%
96% Complete

Royal Oak, MI's Livability Rankings

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