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Highland Township

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Founded in 1835 Highland Township is a Main Street Oakland County community that enjoys a rich heritage, acres of parkland and a cozy home-town atmosphere. Located on the western border of Oakland County, this 36-square-mile community is well positioned on the M-59 corridor and home to over 19,000 people.

Known for its recreational amenities, Highland Township features over 25 lakes, 2 municipal parks and is home to the 5,900-acre Highland Recreation Area. Recreational activities include fishing, hunting, downhill and cross country skiing, equestrian trails camping, boating, golfing and canoeing.

As Michigan’s first “Equestrian-Friendly” Main Street, shopping in downtown Highland is truly a unique experience. In addition to charming shops, eateries and historic buildings, Highland Township is also home to a thriving art community  that hosts concerts, exhibits, fine craft group meetings and classes throughout the year. With its dedication to nature, community and historic preservation, Highland Township is the perfect weekend retreat. 

Highland Feed & SupplyHighland Township
205 North John Street, Highland, MI 48357
Phone: 248-887-3791

Huron Valley Schools
2390 South Milford Road, Highland, MI 48357 
Phone: 248-684-8000

Huron Valley Chamber of Commerce 
317 Union Street, Milford, MI 48381
Phone: 248-685-7129

Highland Township Historical Society
P.O. Box 351, Highland, MI 48357
Phone: 248-887-1408

Highland Township Public Library
444 Beach Farm Circle, Highland, MI 48357
Phone: 248- 887-2218

Highland Map