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Affordable Housing In Barry County
Michigan


Waiting List Openings In Barry County

Waiting ListStatus
Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Open Soon
Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Open Now

12 Low Income Apartment Communities In Barry County

Hastings Apartments

1536 N East St
Hastings, Michigan

Woodland Park Apartments

170 Florence St
Woodland, Michigan
Subsidized

Hastings Meadows Apartments

1536 N East St
Hastings, Michigan
Subsidized
62+

Nashville Park Apartments

1018 Reed St
Nashville, Michigan
Subsidized

Hastings North Apartments

1633 N East St
Hastings, Michigan

Hidden Valley Estates

520 W Woodlawn Ave
Hastings, Michigan
Subsidized

Country View Apartments

435 Scribner St
Delton, Michigan
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Lincoln Meadow Apartments

500 Lincoln St
Middleville, Michigan

Maple Valley Arms

100 Lentz Street
Nashville, Michigan

Hunter Apartments % Mrd, Inc.

8141 W State Road
Middleville, Michigan

Housing Authorities that serve Barry County

Housing Authority Programs
Michigan State Housing Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Barry County, Michigan

There are 12 low income housing apartment communities offering 350 affordable apartments for rent in Barry County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Barry County, Michigan

Barry County features 348 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 Barry County, Michigan

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Barry County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Barry County, Michigan

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Barry County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Barry County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Barry County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $763 and $933.

2021 Barry County, Michigan 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
Barry County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $646 $690 $848 $1,116 $1,221
Barry County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $581 to $711 $621 to $759 $763 to $933 $1,004 to $1,228 $1,099 to $1,343

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Barry County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 350
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 348
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 18.05%
Average Renter Household Size 2.31
Average Household Size 2.56
Median Household Income $55,064 ±$2,552
Median Rent $762 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.5% ± 5.53pp
Total Population 59,147

Population and Household Demographics

Barry County is a county in Michigan with a population of 59,147. There are 22,836 households in the county with an average household size of 2.56 persons. 18.05% of households in Barry County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Barry County

The median gross income for households in Barry County is $55,064 a year, or $4,589 a month. The median rent for the county is $762 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Barry County, a household making less than $2,540 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.5% of households who rent are overburdened in Barry County.

Area Median Income In Barry 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 Barry County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,000

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 Barry 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 Barry County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Barry County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,150 $17,300 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Barry County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,200 $28,800 $32,400 $36,000 $38,900 $41,800 $44,650 $47,550
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Barry County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,350 $46,100 $51,850 $57,600 $62,250 $66,850 $71,450 $76,050

Cities In Barry County

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City Served By
Assyria The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Assyria is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Baltimore The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Baltimore is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Barry The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Barry is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Carlton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carlton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Castleton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Castleton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Delton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Delton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Dowling The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dowling is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Freeport The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Freeport is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hastings The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hastings is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hastings Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hastings Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hickory Corners The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hickory Corners is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hope The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hope is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Irving The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Irving is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Johnstown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Johnstown is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Maple Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maple Grove is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Middleville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Middleville are the Middleville Housing Commission and Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Nashville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nashville is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Orangeville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Orangeville is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Prairieville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Prairieville is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Rutland Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rutland Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Thornapple The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Thornapple is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Woodland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodland is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Woodlandship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodlandship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Yankee Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Yankee Springs is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.