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It's one thing to just think your city is cool, but it's another thing to be ranked the #1 coolest city to live in, on top of also being ranked #2 most affordable urban area to live in the U.S. That's Kalamazoo for you, and it's ready for you to call "home".

Meet the experts

Ready to explore different housing options? We have many experts in the community who can help you find your new home. To help get you started, here is a great list of resources.

Career and Technical Education

Kalamazoo offers schooling for the whole family, from primary education to secondary education, including Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo College, and Kalamazoo Valley Community College, which offers vast programs in the industrial trades. Kalamazoo also offers the Kalamazoo Promise, a pledge to cover up to 100 percent of college and university tuition for graduates of Kalamazoo Public Schools.

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home to multiple large employers

Kalamazoo and the surrounding area is home to a large number of renowned organizations that can offer career opportunities for you, or your partner, including Stryker, Pfizer, Bronson Healthcare Group, Borgess Medical Group, Mann + Hummel, Fabri-Kal, and the Kellogg Corporation to name a few.

Find your best career fit through Pure Michigan Talent Connect: