Affordable Housing In Clinton County
Michigan

24 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clinton County

East Glen Apartments

1801 N Hagadorn Rd
East Lansing, Michigan
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Suntree Apartments

1100 Sunview Drive
St Johns, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized
62+

North Scott Villa CO Gardner Mgmt Co

401 N Scott St
Dewitt, Michigan
$522-592
2 BR

Mapleview Apartments

378 S. Poplar St. A12
Maple Rapids, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Bailey Center Apartments

300 Bailey Street
East Lansing, Michigan
$690-830
1-2 BR
55+

Elsie Meadows Apartments

202 N Park Ave
Elsie, Michigan
Subsidized
62+
Accessible

Castle St Johns

110 E Higham St
St Johns, Michigan
$475-925
2 BR

Knollview Apartments

514 W High St
Ovid, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Avalon Place Apartments and Townhomes

13180 Schavey Rd
Dewitt, Michigan
Subsidized

Deerpath

1290 Deer Path Ln
East Lansing, Michigan
Subsidized

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Clinton County, Michigan

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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Clinton County, Michigan

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)
Housing Services Mid Michigan Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Mainstream Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clinton County, Michigan

There are 24 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,493 affordable apartments for rent in Clinton County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Clinton County, Michigan

Clinton County features 858 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 Clinton County, Michigan

There are 633 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clinton County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clinton County, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clinton County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $957 and $1,169.

2023 Clinton 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
Clinton County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $837 $868 $1,063 $1,374 $1,428
Clinton County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $753 to $921 $781 to $955 $957 to $1,169 $1,237 to $1,511 $1,285 to $1,571

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clinton County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 24
Total Low Income Apartments 1,493
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 858
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.92%
Average Renter Household Size 2.59
Average Household Size 2.64
Median Household Income $60,909 ±$1,394
Median Rent $779 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.33% ± 4.79pp
Total Population 76,905

Population and Household Demographics

Clinton County is a county in Michigan with a population of 76,905. There are 28,857 households in the county with an average household size of 2.64 persons. 19.92% of households in Clinton County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clinton County

The median gross income for households in Clinton County is $60,909 a year, or $5,076 a month. The median rent for the county is $779 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clinton County, a household making less than $2,597 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Clinton County.

Area Median Income In Clinton 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 Clinton County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $89,500

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 Clinton 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 Clinton 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 Clinton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,600 $21,250 $23,900 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clinton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,000 $35,400 $39,850 $44,250 $47,800 $51,350 $54,900 $58,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clinton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,600 $56,650 $63,750 $70,800 $76,500 $82,150 $87,800 $93,500

Cities In Clinton County

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City Served By
Bath The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bath are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Bath Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bath Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Bengal The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bengal are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Bingham The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bingham are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Dallas The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Dallas are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Dewitt The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Dewitt are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority, Housing Services Mid Michigan and Lansing Housing Commission.
DeWitt Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve DeWitt Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Duplain The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Duplain are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Eagle The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Eagle are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Eagleship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Eagleship are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
East Lansing The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve East Lansing are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority, Housing Services Mid Michigan and Lansing Housing Commission.
Elsie The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Elsie are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Essex The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Essex are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Fowler The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Fowler are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Grand Ledge The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Grand Ledge are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority, Housing Services Mid Michigan and Lansing Housing Commission.
Greenbush The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Greenbush are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Hubbardston The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hubbardston are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Lake Victoria The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lake Victoria are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Lebanon The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lebanon are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Maple Rapids The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Maple Rapids are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Olive The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Olive are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Ovid The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ovid are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Ovidship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ovidship are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Riley The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Riley are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
St Johns The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve St Johns are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
St. Johns The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve St. Johns are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Victor The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Victor are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Wacousta The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wacousta are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Watertown Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Watertown Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Westphalia The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Westphalia are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.
Westphaliaship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Westphaliaship are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Housing Services Mid Michigan.