About This Place
Woodhaven is a city in Wayne County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 12,530. It is part of a collection of 18 suburban communities known as Downriver.
Woodhaven was initially incorporated as a village in 1961, and was named after Woodhaven, a village in the Borough of Queens, New York City. It was later incorporated as a city on December 7, 1965.
Woodhaven remains well known as home to the Ford Stamping Plant.