Overview of Three Oaks
Three Oaks, Mich., named for its massive oak trees that stood near a town rail crossing, is home to an estimated 1,600 residents. Located in Berrien County, this village is just five miles from the shores of Lake Michigan and two miles from the Indiana border. Three Oaks is about 29 miles northwest of South Bend, Ind. Residents enjoy a cost of living index of 83, lower than the national average of 100 percent. Those searching for Three Oaks apartments for rent are sure to be happy in what they find.
Living in Three Oaks, MI
Those living near rentals in Three Oaks are located near a variety of employment opportunities and enjoy large local industries such as printing, government and medicine. The top employers in Berrien County include Lakeland Regional Health System, Whirlpool Corporation, Andrew's University, Four Winds Casino and Indiana Michigan Power. The average commute in Three Oaks is approximately 23 minutes, which is five minutes faster than the Michigan average.
Three Oaks has an impressive walk score of 89 out of 100, with WalkScore.com deeming it "Very Walkable." Residents have no trouble getting to where they need to be. Walk with your children to Three Oaks Elementary School and grab lunch at Elm St. Bistro. Joe Mama's coffee is also nearby, as well as Harding's Friendly Markets.
Three Oaks Attractions and Special Events
In Three Oaks, residents will find a plethora of things to do. The Flag Day celebration is big among those living in Three Oaks. This festival includes attractions like art in the park, a pet parade, games for children, food and beverages, little league and men's softball tournaments.
If you're a movie buff, Vickers Theatre is just the place to be. Residents can enjoy intimate theatre, an art gallery and various independent, documentaries and foreign films. The theater seats up to 126 people and is currently celebrating its 16th season of business.
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