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Due to the overwhelming response of applicants at Gratiot Woods Co-op, the standard unit and the mobility impaired accessible unit waitlists will be closed as of June 24, 2021.

Gratiot Woods Co-op is a charming three-story, 62-unit senior community that offers the enjoyment and freedom that come with affordable apartment living for ages 62+. Conveniently located on McClellan Avenue between Gratiot and Warren, Gratiot Woods offers city living at affordable prices. Gratiot Woods Co-op is nationally recognized as “A Community of Quality” by the National Affordable Housing Management Association.

Gratiot Woods members have the opportunity to engage in numerous social activities. Don’t miss out on card games, bingo, gardening, or any of our other member-organized activities and community outings. Enjoy potlucks and barbecues as well as catered events and social gatherings.

Located in a historic Detroit neighborhood, Gratiot Woods is only a few blocks from one of the city’s main thoroughfares, Gratiot Avenue. We’re just minutes away from restaurants, bakeries, pharmacies, grocery stores and public transportation. Easy access to the I-94 expressway means that all the excitement of the city and surrounding areas is at your fingertips.

To create a safe and healthy environment, Gratiot Woods is a 100% smoke-free building. Smoking is not allowed within individual apartments, common areas or within 25 feet of the building.

Gratiot Woods is affordable for everyone. Rent is based on a percentage of the household's income. So don’t wait! Call for a tour and join us today!

Included in Rent:

  • Heat
  • A/C
  • Water
  • Utility Allowance for electricity


  • Rent subsidized
  • Individual heating and cooling systems
  • Onsite maintenance
  • Onsite Service Coordinator
  • Secured parking
  • Secured entry
  • Personal 24-hour emergency call system
  • Large laundry room
  • Large community room
  • Gift shop
  • Library with computer access, including internet
  • Cable ready
  • Lounges on every floor
  • Outdoor community balconies
  • Pet friendly (20 lbs. and under)

Bedroom Types:

  • 1 bedroom
  • Accessible units for the mobility-impaired

Tenant Selection Criteria:

The Tenant Selection Plan is available to the public upon request. It will be available in the leasing office and it may be reviewed during normal office hours.

Community of Quality:

Gratiot Woods Co-op is proud to be recognized as a NAHMA Communities of Quality Corporate Partner. This designation is for multifamily properties that have achieved a high standard of excellence in the way they are managed, the services they provide residents, the experience and training of personnel, and other criteria.

Co-op Details

5500 McClellan, Detroit
MI, 48213
For day-to-day business:
(313) 267-4969
For co-op details and tours:
(313) 267-4933
To apply:
(800) 593-3052
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Floor Plans

  • 1-Bedroom Floor Plan

  • Mobility Impaired Floor Plan


Application availability

  • 1-Bedroom: Closed

  • Mobility Impaired: Closed

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