Affordable Housing In Vermilion County
Illinois

Affordable Housing programs support 2,181 income based apartments in Vermilion County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 250 affordable apartments in Vermilion County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Vermilion County, Illinois

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Vermilion County. Go to the Illinois Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Vermilion County.

Madison Court

215 E. Madison Ave.
Danville, Illinois

Quality Housing Gpr

320 E West St
Georgetown, Illinois
Rent Assisted

Fair Oaks Addition

901 Fowler Ave
Danville, Illinois

Bowman Avenue

208 Prospect Pl
Danville, Illinois
Affordable

Va Danville

Medical Center
Danville, Illinois
Affordable

Oakwood Manor

103 Lake Bluff Dr
Oakwood, Illinois
Rent Assisted

New Holland Apartments Mhr - 2060 324 N V

324 N Vermilion St
Danville, Illinois
Affordable

Bowman Estates of Danville

1968 N Bowman Avenue Rd
Danville, Illinois
Affordable

Churchill Towers, Madisonct., Carver Pkadd

101 E Seminary St
Danville, Illinois

Mer Che Manor

723 Oak St
Danville, Illinois
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Affordable Housing In Vermilion County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Vermilion County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Danville, IL Affordable Housing programs support 20 apartment communities in Danville.
Affordable Housing In Georgetown, IL Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Georgetown.
Affordable Housing In Hoopeston, IL Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Hoopeston.
Affordable Housing In Oakwood, IL Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Oakwood.
Affordable Housing In Rankin, IL Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Rankin.
Affordable Housing In Ridge Farm, IL Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Ridge Farm.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Vermilion County, Illinois

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Vermilion Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Family Unification Program (FUP)
Go to the Illinois Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Vermilion County.

Vermilion County, Illinois Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Vermilion County, Illinois

Vermilion County features 2,181 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 Vermilion County, Illinois

There are 250 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Vermilion County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Vermilion County, Illinois

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Vermilion County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Vermilion County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Vermilion County, Illinois for a two-bedroom apartment is between $790 and $966.

2023 Vermilion 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
Vermilion County, Illinois Fair Market Rent $646 $667 $878 $1,112 $1,179
Vermilion County, Illinois Payment Standard Range $581 to $711 $600 to $734 $790 to $966 $1,001 to $1,223 $1,061 to $1,297

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Vermilion County, IL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 32
Total Low Income Apartments 2,496
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 2,181
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.02%
Average Renter Household Size 2.50
Average Household Size 2.47
Median Household Income $42,977 ±$1,779
Median Rent $638 ±$17
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.43% ± 3.87pp
Total Population 80,368

Population and Household Demographics

Vermilion County is a county in Illinois with a population of 80,368. There are 31,531 households in the county with an average household size of 2.47 persons. 31.02% of households in Vermilion County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Vermilion County

The median gross income for households in Vermilion County is $42,977 a year, or $3,581 a month. The median rent for the county is $638 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Vermilion County, a household making less than $2,127 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.43% of households who rent are overburdened in Vermilion County.

Area Median Income In Vermilion 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 Vermilion County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,500

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 Vermilion 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 Vermilion County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Vermilion County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,950 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Vermilion County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$26,600 $30,400 $34,200 $37,950 $41,000 $44,050 $47,100 $50,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Vermilion County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$42,500 $48,600 $54,650 $60,700 $65,600 $70,450 $75,300 $80,150