Affordable Housing In LaSalle County
Illinois

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In LaSalle County

Lasalle Manor

1135 10th St
LaSalle, Illinois
Call For Rent
2 BR
Subsidized

Anthony Place at Ottawa

727 Clinton Street
Ottawa, Illinois
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+
55+

Tonica Manor

307 Mugekewis St
Tonica, Illinois
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve LaSalle County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority for LaSalle County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in LaSalle County, Illinois

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 104 affordable apartments for rent in LaSalle County, Illinois.

Income Based Apartments in LaSalle County, Illinois

LaSalle County features 48 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in LaSalle County, Illinois

There are 56 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in LaSalle County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in LaSalle County, Illinois

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay LaSalle County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in LaSalle County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in LaSalle County, Illinois for a two-bedroom apartment is between $717 and $877.

2021 LaSalle County, Illinois Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
LaSalle County, Illinois Fair Market Rent $565 $605 $797 $1,084 $1,181
LaSalle County, Illinois Payment Standard Range $509 to $622 $545 to $666 $717 to $877 $976 to $1,192 $1,063 to $1,299

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

LaSalle County, IL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 104
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 48
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.87%
Average Renter Household Size 2.26
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $50,633 ±$1,642
Median Rent $700 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.29% ± 3.34pp
Total Population 112,579

Population and Household Demographics

LaSalle County is a county in Illinois with a population of 112,579. There are 44,242 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 26.87% of households in LaSalle County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in LaSalle County

The median gross income for households in LaSalle County is $50,633 a year, or $4,219 a month. The median rent for the county is $700 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In LaSalle County, a household making less than $2,333 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.29% of households who rent are overburdened in LaSalle County.

Area Median Income In LaSalle County

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

In LaSalle County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,300

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in LaSalle County

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in LaSalle County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the LaSalle County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,600 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the LaSalle County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,300 $27,750 $31,200 $34,650 $37,450 $40,200 $43,000 $45,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the LaSalle County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,850 $44,400 $49,950 $55,450 $59,900 $64,350 $68,800 $73,200

Cities In LaSalle County

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City Served By
Cedar Point The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cedar Point is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Dana The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dana is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Dayton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dayton is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Earlville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Earlville is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Grand Ridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grand Ridge is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Kangley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kangley is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Lake Holiday The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Holiday is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
LaSalle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves LaSalle is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Leland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leland is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Leonore The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leonore is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Lostant The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lostant is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Marseilles The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marseilles is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Mendota The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mendota is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Naplate The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Naplate is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
North Utica The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Utica is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Oglesby The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oglesby is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Ottawa The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ottawa is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Peru The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Peru is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Ransom The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ransom is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Rutland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rutland is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Sheridan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sheridan is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Streator The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Streator is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Tonica The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tonica is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Troy Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Troy Grove is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.
Wenona The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wenona is the Housing Authority for LaSalle County.