Why Choose Derby?

Find out why Derby is The Place to Be!

Large enough to have all the amenities you need, yet still small enough to feel like home - Derby truly is the place to be. This is a place where you can raise your family, grow your business, and retire in a community you'll love forever.



  • More than 366 acres of parkland in 32 locations, including playground structures and outdoor exercise stations for adults
  • A full-service retail sector with major national retailers as well as small, locally owned shops
  • A variety of educational opportunities:
    • Nine public elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school
    • St. Mary Catholic School (PK-8)
    • Faith Lutheran School (PK-6)
    • Home schooling groups
  • Medical options that cover needs and specialties of all kinds: dentists, optometrists, family practice physicians, and specialty care facilities and emergency room.
  • More than 25 miles of wide, connected hike and bike paths that can be enjoyed by individuals of all ages

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