Affordable Housing In Clinton County
21 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clinton County
Housing Authorities that serve Clinton County
|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|
Other Housing Authorities located in Clinton County
|Bath Charter Township Housing Commission||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Clinton County, Michigan
There are 21 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,436 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 578 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.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Clinton County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||21|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,436|
|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|
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.1
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 $74,300
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 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
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$15,650||$17,850||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$43,430|
|50% of Median||$26,050||$29,750||$33,450||$37,150||$40,150||$43,100||$46,100||$49,050|
|80% of Median||$41,650||$47,600||$53,550||$59,450||$64,250||$69,000||$73,750||$78,500|
Cities In Clinton County
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