Rochester is home to 73,000 residents, Rochester Hills is truly the jewel of Oakland County. Take a drive, or better yet, a bike ride through any of our tree-lined subdivisions and you’ll see quickly that families are what make this community great. This city is perhaps best known for its parks, trails and recreational offerings. Take a swim or rent a paddle boat at Spencer Park, catch a soccer game over at Borden, or enjoy a bike race at Michigan’s only outdoor Velodrome over at Bloomer Park. Hike or bike the trails along the river to view some of the most scenic vistas in all of southeast Michigan. All of these within just a few miles of each other .