The Safest American Cities To Raise A Family

Troy, Michigan

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Troy, Michigan, with a population of 84,000, is a suburb that is close to Detroit. The city, in addition to being very safe, is known for its large number of businesses and shopping destinations.

Troy is also renowned for its very strong school system. In addition to strong public schools, the city also includes the well regarded International Academy magnet school. Business Week has ranked Troy as one of the most affordable communities in the United States.