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Affordable Housing In Livingston County
Michigan


Waiting List Openings In Livingston County

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

12 Low Income Apartment Communities In Livingston County

Oakhaven Manor

1320 Ashebury Ln
Howell, Michigan
$1,751-2,164
1-2 BR
55+

Mill Pond Manor ( Brighton )

614 N 2nd St
Brighton, Michigan

Rolling Meadows Apartments

360 N Ann St
Fowlerville, Michigan
Subsidized

Lakeshore Village Apartments

2812 Ontario Ct
Howell, Michigan

Lakeshore Village Apartments Phase II

2813 Torch Ct
Howell, Michigan

Oak Tree Village

410 Acorn Dr
Brighton, Michigan

Greenwich Village Apartments CO Village Green Management

428 Greenwich Dr
Howell, Michigan
Subsidized

Whitehills II Apartments

322 Alger St
Howell, Michigan

Meadow Glen Apartments Kmg Prestige, Inc

470 N Grand Ave
Fowlerville, Michigan

Country Glen Apts Kmg Prestige, Inc.

600 Warbler Way
Howell, Michigan

Housing Authorities that serve Livingston 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 Livingston County, Michigan

There are 12 low income housing apartment communities offering 860 affordable apartments for rent in Livingston County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Livingston County, Michigan

Livingston County features 328 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 Livingston County, Michigan

There are 532 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Livingston County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Livingston County, Michigan

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Livingston County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Livingston County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Livingston County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $972 and $1,188.

2021 Livingston 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
Livingston County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $757 $881 $1,080 $1,453 $1,621
Livingston County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $681 to $833 $793 to $969 $972 to $1,188 $1,308 to $1,598 $1,459 to $1,783

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Livingston County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 860
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 328
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 15.4%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $75,204 ±$906
Median Rent $917 ±$24
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.43% ± 3.57pp
Total Population 184,591

Population and Household Demographics

Livingston County is a county in Michigan with a population of 184,591. There are 68,980 households in the county with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 15.4% of households in Livingston County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Livingston County

The median gross income for households in Livingston County is $75,204 a year, or $6,267 a month. The median rent for the county is $917 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Livingston County, a household making less than $3,057 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.43% of households who rent are overburdened in Livingston County.

Area Median Income In Livingston 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 Livingston County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $101,700

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 Livingston 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 Livingston County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Livingston County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$21,350 $24,400 $27,450 $30,500 $32,950 $35,400 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Livingston County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$35,600 $40,700 $45,800 $50,850 $54,950 $59,000 $63,100 $67,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Livingston County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$54,950 $62,800 $70,650 $78,500 $84,800 $91,100 $97,350 $103,650

Cities In Livingston County

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City Served By
Brighton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brighton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Brightonship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brightonship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Cohoctah The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cohoctah is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Conway The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Conway is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Deerfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Deerfield is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Fowlerville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fowlerville is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Genoa The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Genoa is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Green Oak The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Green Oak is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hamburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hamburg is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Handy The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Handy is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hartland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hartland is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Howell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Howell is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Howellship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Howellship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Iosco The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Iosco is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Marion The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marion is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Oceola The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oceola is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Pinckney The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pinckney is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Putnam The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Putnam is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Tyrone The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tyrone is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Unadilla The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Unadilla is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Whitmore Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Whitmore Lake are the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and Plymouth Housing Commission.