Utica, Michigan is located in western central Macomb County; 12 mile north of Detroit, and
11 miles east of Pontiac. The City occupies an area of approximately 1.9 square miles and has
a current population of 4577 according to the 2000 census.
Founded over 185 years ago on the the banks of the Clinton River at the intersection of two ancient Indian paths, Utica has kept pace with the needs of modern times. With well equipped an highly trained Police and Fire Departments, and an excellent Department of Public Works, Utica is recognized as a full service City with all the resources needed for residents and businesses alike. The leadership of the City of Utica prizes its high quality of life and strives to always improve its provision of services.
Newcomers will soon find what everyone who lives in Utica has long known - this is an outstanding community in which to live and work. It is without a doubt one of the premier locations to raise a family. From the "Pioneer City"to a modern, progressive and well kept small town, the City of Utica offers a great opportunity for businesses and families to take root.