Tidbits of Interest
Situated in northeast Washtenaw County, Salem Township has gradually evolved into a rural residential oasis. Salem is relatively isolated from the metropolitan giants of the greater Detroit area, and yet the vast amenities of Ann Arbor are conveniently accessible at a distance of only twelve miles. Large-scale agricultural concerns remain a vital part of this friendly community, which means that a number of smaller hobby farms and spacious residential lots add to the home choices.
The educational needs of area youth are served by a number of outstanding school districts, including that of the progressive and highly acclaimed Ann Arbor. The University of Michigan provides a myriad of advantages close to home that range from world-class medical care to a first-rate higher education, cultural attractions, collegiate sports, and a wonderful college shopping district.
Newcomers can look forward to the relaxed pace and natural beauty of country living, as well as the outstanding recreational amenities provided by lakes, rivers, parks, and first-rate facilities for golfing, water sports, and boating. Even closer to home are community recreation programs, a recreation complex, local parks, playgrounds, athletic fields, tennis courts, and swimming pool.