Within Wayne County is the beautiful city of Plymouth. The City of Plymouth is landlocked, being entirely surrounded by the Charter Township of Plymouth.

The city has a vibrant downtown with a variety of shops and restaurants surrounding Kellogg Park, the de facto center of town. Residents attend the Plymouth-Canton school district, with a unique complex composed of three high schools located on one 305-acre (1.23 km2) campus which is now one of the highest populated high school campuses in the country with close to 6500 students and over 800 faculty members.

The Inn at St. John's, a hotel conference center and golf resort, is located in Plymouth. The city offers more than fifty recreation programs for all age groups, an NHL-size ice arena and twelve parks.

The city organizes major community events such as the popular Fall Festival, Ice Sculpture Spectacular and the Art in the Park.

The Plymouth Ice Sculpture Spectacular, the largest and oldest ice carving festival in North America, is held every year in Plymouth in late January. Founded in 1982 by then 25-year-old Scott Lorenz, the weekend-long event draws an average of 500,000 people to Plymouth each year and has helped establish ice carving as a world-class competitive event.

Plymouth-Canton Community Schools

Plymouth District Library

Plymouth Government