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Michigan’s Great Southwest reflects a family-oriented, tight-knit community that cares about the success in our corner of the state. See who we are below. 

  • Berrien County's population in 2020 was 156,813.
  • Industries include Agriculture, Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing, and Retail.
  • Housing opportunities include a variety of options to own or rent a home, apartment, and condo.
  • Child Care centers are easily located. 


Connecting Parents with Community Resources 

Volunteer Opportunities

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Educating our children is important to us, and we know it's important to you too. Take a look at the list of school districts in Berrien County. 

Berrien Springs Public SchoolsBridgman Public SchoolsBenton Harbor Area Schools

Lakeshore Public SchoolsSt. Joseph Public SchoolsLMC


Cost of Living

Michigan's cost of living is 10% below the national average and is the fourth most affordable state in the country. 

Use this Cost of Living Calculator to compare differences in Michigan to the rest of the country.  

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Financial information can play a signicant role in your decision to relocate. Below is a comparsion between taxes and income. 

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Here is a peek into health quality measurements, 100 being best. 

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Internet Providers

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