Community Profile

Mission

To be stewards for the community through a connected, transparent and efficient government.

Vision

Auburn Hills will be a community with the heart of a small town that operates with the excellence of a world class city.

Values

  • Excellence
  • Diversity
  • Safety
  • Humility
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Attentive Service

Who Are We?

Auburn Hills is a dynamic community that continues to be committed to innovation and growth. Our diversified tax base places us in an enviable position in this region, and the City continues to thrive with its many industrial, high-tech, retail, entertainment and educational institutions and facilities. With the world headquarters of FCA , BorgWarner and Continental Automotive Systems, Auburn Hills is home to numerous other North American headquarters such as Hirotec America, Matinrea, VW North America, and Faurecia. We are extremely proud of out international reputation as a great place to do business.

Through a cooperative effort between the residents and businesses, Auburn Hills has evolved into a City that offers the best of both worlds- an attractive business environment and outstanding quality of life. Our more than 23,000 residents enjoy all the benefits that a full-service community has to offer.

With a daytime population of over 80,000, a multi-industry business environment and a convenient location, Auburn Hills is truly a first-rate City. We are a vibrant community and look forward to building upon the assets that make us unique and attractive for investment, economic development and growth.

Connected To:

Education
Home to over 25,000 college students, at well-respected institutions including: Oakland University, OU William Beaumont School of Medicine, Oakland Community College, Baker College, WMU/Cooley Law School.

Environment
Auburn Hills is a leader in progressive initiatives that respect our environment including adoption of woodlands and wetlands ordinances, habitat enhancement, low-impact development practices, and more. Through its electric-vehicle infrastructure ordinance, Auburn Hills stands ready for the future.

Entertainment
Auburn Hills is home to a wide range of entertainment venues, including the Great Lakes Crossing Outlets, The HUB Stadium, TopGolf, LEGOLAND Discovery Center, SEA LIFE Michigan and Meadow Brook Theatre at Oakland University.

Recreation
The City maintains seven, city-owned parks, in addition to 2.1 miles of the regional Clinton River Trail that connects to surrounding communities, where residents can enjoy fishing and kayaking. We are also home to Fieldstone Golf Club, a highly-rated Arthur Hills designed course that consistently ranks as one of the top municipal golf courses in the state.

Incorporation

1983

2016 Investment

$170 million

Total Land Area

17.5 sq. miles

2017 Investment

$101 million

Current Population

23,000+

Projected 2018 Investment

$100+ million