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Affordable Housing In Emmet County
Michigan


Waiting List Openings In Emmet County

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

11 Low Income Apartment Communities In Emmet County

Riverview Terrace

11 Bridge St
Petoskey, Michigan
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Maple Village Apartments

1695 Meadow Way
Petoskey, Michigan
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

The Village of Hillside

311 W Main St
Harbor Springs, Michigan

Harbor Village Senior CO Stratford

1301 Crestview Dr
Petoskey, Michigan
Subsidized

Traverse Woods II

201 Lafayette Ave
Petoskey, Michigan
Subsidized

Little Traverse Village (Lafayette Park)

301 Lafayette Street C 104
Petoskey, Michigan
Market Rate

Harbor Village Senior

1401 Crestview Dr
Petoskey, Michigan

Harbor Village Senior Apartments II

1501 Crestview Dr
Petoskey, Michigan

Hillside Club Apartments

2002 E Mitchell Rd
Petoskey, Michigan

Wah Wahs Noo Da Ke CO Ltbb of Odawa Indians

3728 Heynig Rd
Harbor Springs, Michigan
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Emmet 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 Emmet County, Michigan

There are 11 low income housing apartment communities offering 699 affordable apartments for rent in Emmet County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Emmet County, Michigan

Emmet County features 258 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 Emmet County, Michigan

There are 369 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Emmet County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Emmet County, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Emmet County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $788 and $964.

2021 Emmet 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
Emmet County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $578 $665 $876 $1,165 $1,248
Emmet County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $520 to $636 $599 to $732 $788 to $964 $1,049 to $1,282 $1,123 to $1,373

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Emmet County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 699
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 258
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.48%
Average Renter Household Size 2.03
Average Household Size 2.33
Median Household Income $51,018 ±$1,617
Median Rent $773 ±$53
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.27% ± 6.06pp
Total Population 33,018

Population and Household Demographics

Emmet County is a county in Michigan with a population of 33,018. There are 13,948 households in the county with an average household size of 2.33 persons. 24.48% of households in Emmet County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Emmet County

The median gross income for households in Emmet County is $51,018 a year, or $4,252 a month. The median rent for the county is $773 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Emmet County, a household making less than $2,577 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.27% of households who rent are overburdened in Emmet County.

Area Median Income In Emmet 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 Emmet County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,600

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 Emmet 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 Emmet County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Emmet County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,850 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Emmet County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,750 $28,250 $31,800 $35,300 $38,150 $40,950 $43,800 $46,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Emmet County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,550 $45,200 $50,850 $56,500 $61,050 $65,550 $70,100 $74,600

Cities In Emmet County

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City Served By
Alanson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alanson is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Bay View The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bay View is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Bear Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bear Creek is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Bliss The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bliss is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Brutus The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brutus is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Carp Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carp Lake is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Carp Lakeship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carp Lakeship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Center The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Center is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Conway The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Conway is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Cross Village The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cross Village is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Cross Villageship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cross Villageship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Friend The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Friend is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Harbor Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Harbor Springs is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Levering The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Levering is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Little Traverse The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Little Traverse is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Littlefield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Littlefield is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Maple River The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maple River is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
McKinley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves McKinley is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Oden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oden is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Pellston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pellston is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Petoskey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Petoskey is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Pleasantview The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pleasantview is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Ponshewaing The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ponshewaing is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Readmond The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Readmond is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Resort The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Resort is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Springvale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springvale is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Wawatam The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wawatam is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
West Traverse The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Traverse is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.