Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Mount Clemens, MI

Discover affordable housing in Mount Clemens where there are 5+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Park Place Towers

34 Park Street, Mount Clemens, Michigan 48043

Barwin Place Apartments

188 Hubbard St, Mount Clemens, Michigan 48043

Ahepa 371 Apartments

26700 Crocker Blvd, Mount Clemens, Michigan 48045

Clinton Place

147 N River Rd, Mount Clemens, Michigan 48043

Clemens Towers

50 Church St, Mount Clemens, Michigan 48043

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Mount Clemens, Michigan
$14.12 (+137%) more than Michigan minimum wage and $17.20 (+237%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Mount Clemens, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Homeownership Voucher, Family Self-Sufficiency, Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV), Moderate Rehabilitation, Family Unification Program (FUP) programs for Mount Clemens, Michigan.
Operates the Public Housing programs for Mount Clemens, Michigan.
Operates the Family Unification Program (FUP), Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD), Family Self-Sufficiency, Public Housing, Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Mount Clemens, Michigan.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Mount Clemens, Michigan.
Operates the Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV), Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), Family Self-Sufficiency, Homeownership Voucher, Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Mount Clemens, Michigan.

Go to the Michigan Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Mount Clemens.

How many renters live in Mount Clemens, Michigan?

The City of Mount Clemens has 15,679 people living in 6,583 households.

There are 5,566 renters living in 2,666 renter households in this City. Renters make up 35.5 percent of the population living in Mount Clemens.

What is the rental market like in Mount Clemens, Michigan?

There are an estimated 6,888 housing units in the Mount Clemens area. Of these, 2,723 units are rental homes, making up 40 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Mount Clemens, Michigan, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Mount Clemens?

The rental vacancy rate in Mount Clemens is 0 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Mount Clemens for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Mount Clemens
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
364 874 663 661 78
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Mount Clemens

A large number of apartments in Mount Clemens have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Mount Clemens are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 50 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 22 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Mount Clemens

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $920 to $1,719. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $920
One BR $1,019
Two BR $1,291
Three BR $1,595
Four BR $1,719
2024 Fair Market Rents in Mount Clemens, Michigan

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Mount Clemens?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 267 73 percent
One BR 797 91 percent
Two BR 560 84 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Mount Clemens, Michigan

How many affordable rental units are in Mount Clemens?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Mount Clemens, Michigan including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Public Housing 287
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 480
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Mount Clemens, Michigan

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Mount Clemens, Michigan

Mount Clemens features 440 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 Mount Clemens, Michigan

There are 187 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Mount Clemens.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mount Clemens, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mount Clemens, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,162 and $1,420.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.