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Ann Arbor, MI

Ann Arbor, MI

Ann Arbor, MI

Moving to Ann Arbor, MI-Michigan's All America City

In 2011, Ann Arbor was a finalist in the "All America City" competition of the National Civic League, considered  the most prestigious honor that can be bestowed upon a city.  Only ten cities are chosen each year; Ann Arbor has won this title three times since 1949.   The award recognizes communities of residents who achieve uncommon, exemplary results while working together to identify and tackle community-wide challenges.  If you're moving to Ann Arbor, MI in the coming months, you're choosing an impeccable town filled with citizens who aren't afraid to show their civic pride. Keep reading to see several reasons why we think moving to Ann Arbor, MI is great for anyone looking for a pleasant change.    

Why are you Moving to Ann Arbor, MI?

Have you announced that you are moving to Ann Arbor to some of your friends, co-workers, and family members and gotten a puzzled response?  Since people tend to be hesitant to adjust their comfort zone it makes sense that they would question why you would ever consider such a drastic change.  If this sounds like you, keep reading.  Below you will find a few interesting facts about Ann Arbor you can use to sell your move to anyone who raises an eyebrow.

  • The Weather in Ann Arbor - The chances of experiencing a white Christmas are great, and summers don't include months of being stuck indoors.  Residents say it takes some getting used to, but the good weather makes up for the bad.
  • Getting around in Ann Arbor - Residents frequent city attractions on foot, by bike, and via automobile.  Others opt to hop on "The Ride," Ann Arbor's public bus service.
  • Things to do around Ann Arbor - Ann Arbor is located about 25 miles from Detroit Metropolitan Airport. The city also has an Amtrak station and is within driving distance of Chicago, Indianapolis, and Cleveland.
  • Learning in Ann Arbor - Those moving to Ann Arbor are moving to the epitome of a college town.  In the 2011 U.S. News & World Report "National University Rankings", the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor was ranked 29th among national universities in the United States.  Enrollment is regularly over 40,000 students.
  • Ann Arbor sports - The collegiate sports scene is huge.  There is no argument in Ann Arbor-the Wolverines are #1!  Wear maize yellow and blue everyday and you'll be safe! 
  • Shopping in Ann Arbor - Create your new Ann Arbor style at the Briarwood Mall!  Over 130 stores are inside this premier shopping  facility including Ann Taylor, Coldwater Creek, Pottery Barn, Gap, Banana Republic, Chico's, and Williams-Sonoma.
  • Good eats in Ann Arbor - Enjoy the outdoor atmosphere of the patio at Gratzi Ristorante, Ann Arbor's favorite authentic Italian restaurant since 1987.  Their wine selection is excellent.

Moving to Ann Arbor, MI-Various Links

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Ann Arbor, MI School District
Ann Arbor, MI Website


Compare U-Pack® to Traditional Ann Arbor Moving Companies

If your goal is to make moving to Ann Arbor easy and affordable, consider U-Pack. It's the ideal alternative to traditional full-service Ann Arbor moving companies or truck rental.  The "you pack, we drive" solution saves money without the stress of driving a moving truck across country. 

Here's how moving to Ann Arbor with U-Pack works:

  • U-Pack delivers a moving trailer or ReloCube® right to your door at your current home.
  • You load your belongings exactly how you want them-and you've got up to three business days!
  • A professional ABF driver arrives to pick up and transport your moving trailer or container to your new home in Ann Arbor.
  • Your shipment is delivered right to your door in the Ann Arbor area.
  • You unload.

It's that easy!  Have special moving circumstances-just ask!  U-Pack is known for finding solutions for any logistical dilemma. Call or click today for a free moving quote and compare to other Ann Arbor moving companies: 800-355-1696

The service center for Ann Arbor, MI is located in Romulus, MI.

Information about Ann Arbor, MI

Est. Population: 112852
County: Washtenaw
Latitude: 42.2667
Longitude: -83.7333
Zip Codes: 48103