Overview of Clinton Township
Head to Michigan on your hunt for housing, and find Clinton Township apartments for rent that you can call home. While in Clinton Township, which is about 26 miles north of Detroit, you'll want to look at a little bit of the city's history by exploring the Clinton Township Historical Village, which includes the 1880s Town Hall, as well as the newly-refurbished 1840s Williams Log Cabin. You'll also find that the area was also the largest producer of roses in the state, according to the city's history, which included most prominently the Weiss Family's Mt. Clemens Rose Gardens at Cass and Clinton River Roads. About 2,400 people live in Clinton Township apartments and homes, and this small town is also a part of Macomb County, whose population is about 96,000.
Living in Clinton Township
If you love the feeling of a small town but still want access to plenty of local amenities, Clinton Township apartments for rent are the apartments for you. While living in apartments in Clinton Township, you can spend your days browsing the Clinton Township Art Gallery, volunteer at or take part in the Township's annual "Festival of the Senses," which celebrates local food, music theater and literary works or head to the Clinton Township Library, which at 84,000 square feet is one of the largest libraries in Macomb County.
Clinton Township Apartments and Cost of Living
Clinton Township apartments for rent are cheap but the cost of living is slightly higher than average. According to AreaVibes, the cost of living in Clinton Township is 8.1 percent greater than the Michigan average and the cost of living is 2.6 percent greater than the national average. AreaVibes also says that the median rental rates in Clinton Township are 8.5 percent less than the Michigan average and 24.9 percent less than the national average, which is great if you're a college student looking for affordable housing.
Apartments in Clinton Township Work and Study
If you're looking for Clinton Township apartments as well as a new job, there are lots of opportunities available in the Township as well as in the county. Most top employers in the county, according to the Township's financial report, are automobile companies, including GM, Chrysler and Ford, as well as other opportunities with companies like St. John's Providence Health, McLaren-Macomb Hospital, General Dynamics Land Systems and Henry Ford Health System. Local colleges and universities include Central Michigan University, Oakland College, Rochester College and Macomb Community College.