Tidbits of Interest
Located just eight miles northwest of Ann Arbor is the rural and charming Village of Dexter, designated as 'A Place to Grow'. Growth is indeed evident in this area, enhanced by the industrial and research park with its high tech industries. Close proximity to Ann Arbor and Detroit make Dexter an ideal choice for those who desire a countryside home that includes access to educational, cultural, and employment advantages.
Located in the village and also within Scio Township, the Dexter School District serves a regional population of approximately 14,000. The school district provides an adult education program, childcare, recreational programs, and many enrichment evening classes. Vocational classes are available as a cooperative effort with surrounding districts. Driven by residential growth, Dexter schools are constantly expanding to provide the finest in academic, athletic, and extracurricular programs. Recreational amenities abound within the Huron Clinton Metropark system that surrounds Dexter. Here, residents can enjoy activities like camping, hiking, cross country skiing, golfing, and family outings. Huron River and a number of lakes are also within close proximity to the village, beckoning swimmers, boaters, anglers, and water-sport enthusiasts.