Affordable Housing In Hillman
Alpena County, Michigan

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hillman

Pineview Manor

500 Pineview Ct
Hillman, Michigan
2 BR
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Hillman, Michigan

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Hillman, Michigan

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 Hillman, Michigan

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 40 affordable apartments for rent in Hillman, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Hillman, Michigan

Hillman 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 Hillman, Michigan

There are 40 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hillman.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hillman, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hillman, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $681 and $833.

2022 Hillman, 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
Hillman, Michigan Fair Market Rent $524 $621 $757 $1,065 $1,154
Hillman, Michigan Payment Standard Range $472 to $576 $559 to $683 $681 to $833 $959 to $1,172 $1,039 to $1,269

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hillman, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 40
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.55%
Average Renter Household Size 1.74
Average Household Size 2.02
Median Household Income $25,446 ±$5,077
Median Rent $430 ±$54
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.12% ± 21.76pp
Total Population 703

Population and Household Demographics

Hillman is a city in Alpena County, Michigan with a population of 703. There are 301 households in the city with an average household size of 2.02 persons. 34.55% of households in Hillman are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hillman

The median gross income for households in Hillman is $25,446 a year, or $2,121 a month. The median rent for the city is $430 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hillman, a household making less than $1,433 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.12% of households who rent are overburdened in Hillman.

Area Median Income In Hillman

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 Hillman, the AMI is calculated from all households within Alpena County.

In Hillman, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,800

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 Hillman

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 Hillman

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hillman AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,550 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,000 $42,600
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Hillman AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,600 $25,800 $29,050 $32,250 $34,850 $37,450 $40,000 $42,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Hillman AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,150 $41,300 $46,450 $51,600 $55,750 $59,900 $64,000 $68,150