With 26 languages spoken in its school system, Hamtramck is truly Metro Detroit's melting pot. Its affordable housing, walkable streets and lively music and art scenes create a dynamic city with a proud heritage and an exciting future.

Visit Model D for guides to living in, investing in and visiting Hamtramck.

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More than a Motor City: 5 Metro Detroit walking tours

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Taking tech to our trails

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Robotics programs in Michigan can receive $3 million in grants

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Can urban farming work in the suburbs?

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Why Detroit's improv comedy scene is no joke

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Metro Detroit: Under the radar

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What AirBNB taught us about how metro Detroit sees itself