Welcome to Berkley
Known for its small town appeal, this city offers its residents a warm atmosphere throughout its charming neighborhoods.
The downtown area of Berkley
stretches along 12 Mile Road between Greenfield Road and Coolidge Highway, and along Coolidge Highway between 12 Mile Road and 11 Mile Road.
Just a short 20 minute drive from Detroit, Downtown Berkley offers two great shopping districts filled with some of the area’s best small business owners. From great fashion and a variety of arts to hand-crafted jewelry and fine dining, Berkley has it all! Within close proximity to major entertainment, business and healthcare amenities, there is no doubt why it was the only Michigan city named as one of Money Magazine’s top 50 Best Places to Live in the U.S. in 2015
. To further enhance its appeal, the city’s tree-lined streets and excellent school district
attracts new families and visitors every day.
After a long day at work or school, residents and visitors can enjoy unique shops, novelties and restaurants in the city’s Downtown District
. So, if you’re hungry for a great meal, looking for a special gift or simply running an afternoon errand, Berkley’s Downtown District has it all, including free parking!