Affordable Housing In Gladwin
6 Low Income Apartment Communities In Gladwin
Housing Authorities that serve Gladwin
|Gladwin City Housing Commission||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 Gladwin, Michigan
There are 6 low income housing apartment communities offering 232 affordable apartments for rent in Gladwin, Michigan.
Income Based Apartments in Gladwin, Michigan
Gladwin features 96 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 Gladwin, Michigan
There are 136 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Gladwin.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Gladwin, Michigan
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Gladwin landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Gladwin.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Gladwin, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.
2021 Gladwin, 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|
|Gladwin, Michigan Fair Market Rent||$503||$570||$734||$923||$1,032|
|Gladwin, Michigan Payment Standard Range||$453 to $553||$513 to $627||$661 to $807||$831 to $1,015||$929 to $1,135|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Gladwin, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||6|
|Total Low Income Apartments||232|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||96|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||49.92%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.00|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Median Household Income||$24,821 ±$4,678|
|Median Rent||$502 ±$73|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||47.84% ± 12.7pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Gladwin is a city in Gladwin County, Michigan with a population of 2,904. There are 1,298 households in the city with an average household size of 2.13 persons. 49.92% of households in Gladwin are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Gladwin
The median gross income for households in Gladwin is $24,821 a year, or $2,068 a month. The median rent for the city is $502 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Gladwin, a household making less than $1,673 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.84% of households who rent are overburdened in Gladwin.
Area Median Income In Gladwin
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 Gladwin, the AMI is calculated from all households within Gladwin County.
In Gladwin, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,300
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 Gladwin
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 Gladwin
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|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Gladwin AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Gladwin AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Gladwin AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.