WCSX City of the Week

Congratulations to Northville,

You’re the WCSX City of the Week from October 10th-14th!

Below are some important facts about Northville that you can use to pass our Northville City of the Week Quiz!

  • Where did they come from?

    Northville was settled by newcomers from Ostego, New York, who were attracted by the cheap price of land…(but that was way back then..!)

  • Why did they call it Northville?

    When Northville was settled, it was the Northern most village in the area…hence, “Northville” !

  • Here comes Ford!

    In 1919, Henry Ford opened a Ford factory in Northville. The new Ford plant created many jobs and and attracted residents that made Northville grow rapidly.

  • Let's Split It!

    The City of Northville is actually split between two Michigan counties- Oakland and Wayne!

  • The treasures on Northville!

    Northville is home to two of Michigan’s treasures; Mayberry State Park, and Wayne County’s only natural lake, Silver Springs.