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Affordable Housing In Genesee County
Michigan

84 Low Income Apartment Communities In Genesee County

Cambridge Square of Flint

4490 Brendenshire Ct
Flint, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Kings Lane Apartments

4400 Kings Ln
Burton, Michigan
$575-675
1-2 BR
Family & Senior

Atherton East

3123 Chambers St
Flint, Michigan
Call For Rent
2-5 BR
Family & Senior

River Park

7002 Pemberton Flint
Flint, Michigan
Call For Rent
2-4 BR
Family & Senior

The Landings on East Hill

4250 E Hill Rd
Grand Blanc, Michigan
$746-1,104
1-4 BR

Elmcrest Village

1520 Cedarwood Dr
Flushing, Michigan
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Kenneth Simmons Square

2101 Stedron St
Flint, Michigan
Call For Rent
1 BR
55+
Accessible
62+

Burton Place

G-2287 South Center Road
Flint, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Centerview

2001 N Center Rd
Flint, Michigan
Call For Rent
1 BR
55+
Accessible
62+

Forest Creek Apartments

294 Clark St
Montrose, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Housing Authorities that serve Genesee County

Housing Authority Programs
Flint Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
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 Genesee County, Michigan

There are 84 low income housing apartment communities offering 8,640 affordable apartments for rent in Genesee County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Genesee County, Michigan

Genesee County features 4,326 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 Genesee County, Michigan

There are 3,816 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Genesee County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Genesee County, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Genesee County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $704 and $860.

2021 Genesee 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
Genesee County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $516 $609 $782 $1,002 $1,063
Genesee County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $464 to $568 $548 to $670 $704 to $860 $902 to $1,102 $957 to $1,169

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Genesee County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 84
Total Low Income Apartments 8,640
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 4,326
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.52%
Average Renter Household Size 2.34
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $42,327 ±$575
Median Rent $715 ±$9
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.78% ± 1.52pp
Total Population 415,874

Population and Household Demographics

Genesee County is a county in Michigan with a population of 415,874. There are 165,268 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 30.52% of households in Genesee County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Genesee County

The median gross income for households in Genesee County is $42,327 a year, or $3,527 a month. The median rent for the county is $715 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Genesee County, a household making less than $2,383 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.78% of households who rent are overburdened in Genesee County.

Area Median Income In Genesee 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 Genesee County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,600

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 Genesee 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 Genesee 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 Genesee County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,800 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $43,300
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Genesee County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,000 $26,250 $29,550 $32,800 $35,450 $38,050 $40,700 $43,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Genesee County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,750 $42,000 $47,250 $52,500 $56,700 $60,900 $65,100 $69,300

Cities In Genesee County

Select A City to View its Apartment Communities and Waiting Lists.

City Served By
Argentine The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Argentine are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Argentineship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Argentineship are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Atlas The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Atlas are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Beecher The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Beecher are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Burton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Burton are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Clayton Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clayton Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Clio The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clio are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Davison The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Davison are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Davisonship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Davisonship are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Fenton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Fenton are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Fenton Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Fenton Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Flint The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Flint are the Flint Housing Commission and Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Flint Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Flint Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Flushing The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Flushing are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Flushing Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Flushing Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Forest The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Forest are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Gaines The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Gaines are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Gainesship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Gainesship are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Genesee Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Genesee Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Goodrich The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Goodrich are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Grand Blanc The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Grand Blanc are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Grand Blanc Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Grand Blanc Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Lake Fenton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lake Fenton are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Lennon The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lennon are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Linden The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Linden are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Montrose The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Montrose are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Montrose Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Montrose Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Mount Morris The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mount Morris are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Mount Morrisship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mount Morrisship are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Mundy The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mundy are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Otisville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Otisville are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Otter Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Otter Lake are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Richfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Richfield are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Swartz Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Swartz Creek are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Thetford The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Thetford are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.
Vienna Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Vienna Township are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Flint Housing Commission.