Mercy Housing Colorado

Merced de las Animas


Merced de las Animas includes 50 units of affordable rental housing for families in Durango, Colorado. The property is one of three Mercy Housing properties in Durango and was completed in 1998. Catholic Health Initiatives and the Mercy Regional Medical Center donated the land to Mercy Housing for the development. The property features a variety of programs and services for the residents and the surrounding community.


  • Community Center
  • Computer lab
  • After school program & summer youth program
  • Referral services
  • Adult education
  • Community celebrations & activities
  • Picnic pavilion with grill
  • Exercise facility


  • 50 units of multifamily housing
  • One-bedroom, two-bedroom & three-bedroom apartments
  • Two units are wheelchair accessible
  • Completed in 1998
  • Architects: Bakers, Hogan & Houx
  • Funded by: Catholic Health Initiative, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, First National Bank of Durango, Federal Home Loan Bank, The City of Durango, Colorado Division of Housing, Colorado Housing and Finance Authority, Ballantine Family Fund, Boettcher Foundation, Anschutz Family Foundation & Fannie Mae

Merced de las Animas

3701 West 2nd Avenue
Durango, CO 81301
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Phone:  970-247-9066
[TTY 800-877-8973 or 711]

Property Type: Multifamily
Units: 50

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.