Affordable Housing In Midland County
Michigan

18 Low Income Apartment Communities In Midland County

Oakwood Place Apartments

5301 Dublin Avenue
Midland, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Hale Homestead Apartments

207 W Ainsley St
Mount Haley, Michigan
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Charter Square Apartments

6102 Jefferson Ave
Midland, Michigan
Subsidized

Greenhill

1010 Eastlawn Drive
Midland, Michigan
Subsidized

Parkside Apartments Kmg Prestige, Inc

515 N 3rd St
Coleman, Michigan

Grove St Commons Phase II

713 E Grove St
Midland, Michigan

Grove Street Phase I

710 E Grove St
Midland, Michigan

Coleman Apartments

313 Hamilton St
Coleman, Michigan

Coleman Apartments Phase II

303 Hamilton St
Coleman, Michigan

Lee Street Housing

4605 Quincy Dr
Midland, Michigan

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Midland County, 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 Midland County, 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 Midland County, Michigan

There are 18 low income housing apartment communities offering 942 affordable apartments for rent in Midland County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Midland County, Michigan

Midland County features 495 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 Midland County, Michigan

There are 447 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Midland County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Midland County, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Midland County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $783 and $957.

2022 Midland 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
Midland County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $582 $661 $870 $1,210 $1,341
Midland County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $524 to $640 $595 to $727 $783 to $957 $1,089 to $1,331 $1,207 to $1,475

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Midland County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 942
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 495
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.17
Average Household Size 2.45
Median Household Income $54,059 ±$1,681
Median Rent $727 ±$18
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.32% ± 4.06pp
Total Population 83,624

Population and Household Demographics

Midland County is a county in Michigan with a population of 83,624. There are 33,617 households in the county with an average household size of 2.45 persons. 24.63% of households in Midland County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Midland County

The median gross income for households in Midland County is $54,059 a year, or $4,505 a month. The median rent for the county is $727 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Midland County, a household making less than $2,423 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.32% of households who rent are overburdened in Midland County.

Area Median Income In Midland 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 Midland County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,100

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 Midland 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 Midland County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Midland County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,100 $18,400 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Midland County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$26,800 $30,600 $34,450 $38,250 $41,350 $44,400 $47,450 $50,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Midland County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$42,850 $49,000 $55,100 $61,200 $66,100 $71,000 $75,900 $80,800

Cities In Midland County

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City Served By
Coleman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coleman is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Edenville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Edenville is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Geneva The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Geneva is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Greendale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greendale is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Homer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Homer is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hope The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hope is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Ingersoll The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ingersoll is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Jasper The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jasper is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Jerome The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jerome is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Larkin Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Larkin Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Lee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lee is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Lincoln The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lincoln is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Midland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Midland is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Midland Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Midland Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Mills The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mills is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Mount Haley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Haley is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Mount Haleyship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Haleyship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Porter The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Porter is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Sanford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sanford is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Warren The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Warren is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.