Area Information

A woman and children walking down the sidewalkIf there's one thing about Kalamazoo, it's that you don't have to compromise. Everything you loved before your potential move has a home in Kalamazoo, too. Convenient transportation, a variety of healthcare options, and your favorite grocery stores are waiting for you.​



Just because your environment might be changing, doesn't mean your lifestyle has to. From convenient transportation access, an array of healthcare options, and a variety of grocery stores, you'll be able to pick up right where you left off.


Downtown Kalamazoo is easily walkable, and the rest of the county can be driven through with ease. Not to mention, Kalamazoo is centrally located between Detroit and Chicago, making a day trip to neighboring cities a breeze

Traveling further? Luckily, the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport is just a short drive from downtown and is ready to take you on your next adventure.

For public transportation solutions, the KMetro bus system offers affordable bus fare and free bussing for Western Michigan University students with a valid ID. 

Michigan Car Share has electric vehicles for rent from two locations in Kalamazoo County.

Health Care

Your health and well-being is important to us. That’s why Kalamazoo prides itself in its various medical care facilities.

Bronson Healthcare

Kalamazoo Family Health Center

Lindenwoods Family and Cosmetic Dentistry

Westnedge Family Dentistry

Kalamazoo Ophthalmology

Paragon Ophthamology


Ascension Borgess Hospital

Bronson Methodist Hospital

Grocery Stores

Craving a home cooked meal? These grocery stores have everything you need to make it happen.

Park Street Market

PFC Natural Grocery and Deli

City Centre Market and Deli

Harding’s Market

Trader Joe’s 




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