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Affordable Housing In Detroit Beach
Monroe County, Michigan

Housing Authorities that serve Detroit Beach

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)
Ann Arbor Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Moving to Work; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Detroit Beach, Michigan

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Detroit Beach, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Detroit Beach, Michigan

Detroit Beach features 0 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 Detroit Beach, Michigan

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Detroit Beach, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Detroit Beach, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $765 and $935.

2020 Detroit Beach, 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
Fair Market Rent $623 $656 $850 $1,150 $1,154
Payment Standard Range $561 to $685 $590 to $722 $765 to $935 $1,035 to $1,265 $1,039 to $1,269

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Detroit Beach, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 18.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.37
Average Household Size 2.49
Median Household Income $51,719 ±$12,161
Median Rent $852 ±$45
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 22.67% ± 24.91pp
Total Population 2,007

Population and Household Demographics

Detroit Beach is a city in Monroe County, Michigan with a population of 2,007. There are 805 households in the city with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 18.63% of households in Detroit Beach are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Detroit Beach

The median gross income for households in Detroit Beach is $51,719 a year, or $4,310 a month. The median rent for the city is $852 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Detroit Beach, a household making less than $2,840 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 22.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Detroit Beach.

Area Median Income In Detroit Beach

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Detroit Beach, the AMI is calculated from all households within Monroe County.

In Detroit Beach, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $80,600

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 Detroit Beach

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 Detroit Beach

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,950 $19,400 $21,800 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $28,250 $32,250 $36,300 $40,300 $43,550 $46,750 $50,000 $53,200
80% of Median $45,150 $51,600 $58,050 $64,500 $69,700 $74,850 $80,000 $85,150