Depot Town, Ypsilanti, MI

Depot Town Neighborhood Guide Ypsilanti, MI


Depot Town is a vibrant, historic district in Ypsilanti, Michigan, located on the east side of the city. This neighborhood is beloved for its colorful, 19th-century architecture and its proximity to the Huron River. It's also just minutes from major roads like Interstate 94 and U.S. Route 12. Depot Town is home to a variety of restaurants, bars, and unique businesses, promising a lively and engaging atmosphere.

What You Will Love About Depot Town, Ypsilanti, Michigan

  • The neighborhood’s vibrant atmosphere, filled with festivals, markets, and events that take place throughout the year.
  • The array of unique, locally-owned businesses like antique shops, restaurants, and breweries.
  • Its rich history, evident in the beautifully preserved 19th-century architecture.
  • The lush Riverside Park, perfect for picnics, nature walks, or relaxing by the Huron River.

What’s Nearby

Depot Town is just a few miles east of downtown Ypsilanti, making it an easy trip to enjoy the city center's amenities and nightlife. It's also directly north of Eastern Michigan University, offering opportunities for cultural and sporting events. The neighborhood is within walking distance of Frog Island Park and Riverside Park, offering green spaces for outdoor activities.


Life in Depot Town is characterized by a sense of community and a love for local experiences. Residents enjoy a combination of urban living and small-town charm with walkable streets, proximity to natural beauty like the Huron River, and a bustling calendar of community events.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 56 restaurants, 10 grocery stores, and 8 parks within a mile of the Depot Town neighborhood.

    Ypsilanti Farmer's Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Markets, Gourmet Stores, Grocery Stores

    0.1 miles

    100 Rice St

    Ypsilanti Food Co-Op

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    312 N River St

    Eagles Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    501 W Cross St

    Prospect Party Store

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.5 miles

    617 N Prospect Rd

    Interior Design Crafters

    Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    0.5 miles

    6 N Huron St

    Fatou African & Carribean Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    4 N Adams St

Depot Town Apartments and Rentals

49 Rental properties in Depot Town, Ypsilanti, MI.

  • Huron Heights & Ridge property


    Huron Heights & Ridge

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    729–1309 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • 201 N Park St #F property


    201 N Park St #F

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    869 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 217 N Lincoln St property


    217 N Lincoln St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    874 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 209 Buffalo St property


    209 Buffalo St

    4 Beds • 2 Baths

    1944 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 213 Arcade St property


    213 Arcade St

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    970 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 218 Ferris St property


    218 Ferris St

    5 Beds • 2 Baths

    2030 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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Depot Town Demographics

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Depot Town Reviews

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  • Area Has Kids Play Outside


    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Litter


    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings


    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores


    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Nearby Parks


    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Near Schools


    Say 4 of 5 renters

Depot Town Transportation

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Health Plus Transportation


124 Pearl St

Ypsilanti Transit Center


220 Pearl St


Depot Town Schools

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