Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Oakland County, Michigan

Oakland County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of 2007, the population was estimated at 1,206,089. The county seat is Pontiac. Oakland County is part of the Detroit metropolitan area, though the actual city of Detroit is located in neighboring Wayne County, south of 8 Mile Road. Oakland County is home to 62 cities, villages and townships. These communities range from blue-collar, inner-ring suburbs like Ferndale, to wealthy cities such as Birmingham and Bloomfield Hills. The white-collar cities of Troy, Southfield, Farmington Hills and Auburn Hills host a rich mix of Fortune 500 companies. The city of Royal Oak, home of the Detroit Zoological Park, attracts many young people to its mature downtown, which has many trendy restaurants, shops and night clubs. Oakland County is... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Michigan State$201,092 Average House Value (as of 2000)
1,194,507 Population (as of 2000)$68,049 Average House Income (as of 2000)
1,273,089 Population (current)908.3 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)36.2 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
41,164 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$8,305,580,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
741,218 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$33,461,216,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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