About Dexter, MI.
Dexter is located in western Washtenaw County which is about 6 miles northwest of Ann Arbor. The economy is diverse and its proximity to Ann Arbor makes it ideal as a commuter town. Dexter is nestled along the banks of the Huron River and is a picturesque and historic town. It is home to several great restaurants and a variety of shops and boutiques.
The population of Dexter is 3,300 people and has seen a growth of 38.67 percent since the 2000 census. The median home cost is $175,720. The Dexter Community Schools serve the children of the community and the district spends $6,771 per student and there are 22 students per teacher.