Low Income Apartments In Lansing
Eaton County, Michigan


Waiting List Openings In Lansing

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

Low Income Apartments In Lansing

Edgewood Villas

1010 W Edgewood Blvd
Lansing, MI
$668-969
1-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Pinebrook Manor

5925 S Waverly Rd
Lansing, MI
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Delta River Senior Village

6090 W. Michigan Avenue
Lansing, MI
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Grandhaven Manor

3223 W Mount Hope Ave
Lansing, MI
1-2 BR
55+
HCV Welcome

Capitol Commons

500 S Pine St
Lansing, MI
Subsidized

Elmwood Park

1030 Woodale Ln
Lansing, MI
Subsidized

Riverfront

601 N Cedar St
Lansing, MI
Subsidized

Summer Place Townhouses

4901 S Waverly Rd
Lansing, MI
Subsidized

Alison House

943 Allison House Ln
Lansing, MI
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Somerset

1401 W Holmes Rd
Lansing, MI
Subsidized

There are 54 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 4,774 affordable apartments for rent in Lansing, Michigan. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 2,808 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 1,833 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Lansing. There are 1,966 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Housing Authorities that serve Lansing

Housing Authority Programs
Lansing Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Housing Services for Eaton County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher
Michigan State Housing Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-sufficiency

Guide To Affordable Housing in Lansing, Michigan

Lansing, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 54
Total Low Income Apartments 4,774
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 2,808
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 49.21%
Average Renter Household Size 2.37
Total Population 114,485
Housing Units 48,414
Average Household Size 2.35
Median Household Income $35,563 ±$1,091
Median Rent $734 ±$12
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 53.61% ± 2.82pp

Population and Household Demographics

Lansing is a City in Eaton County, Michigan with a population of 114,485. There are 48,414 households in the city with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 49.21% of households in Lansing are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lansing

The median gross income for households in Lansing is $35,563 a year, or $2,964 a month. The median rent for the city is $734 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Lansing, a household making less than $2,447 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 53.61% of households who rent are overburdened in Lansing.1

Fair Market Rents in Lansing

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$660 $730 $908 $1,201 $1,345