Affordable Housing In Newaygo County
Michigan

16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Newaygo County

920 On the Park

920 John R Road
Troy, Michigan
$729-792
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Bethany Villa Apartments I & II

1792 Jackson Dr.
Troy, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Sand Hill Apartments

92 N Lester St
White Cloud, Michigan
Subsidized
62+

Autumn Grove Apartments

580 W Brooks St
Newaygo, Michigan
$560
1 BR

White Cloud Meadows

98 N Lester St
White Cloud, Michigan

Deerfield Apartments

209 Meadow Hills Ln
Fremont, Michigan
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Edgeview Apartments

290 E 82nd St
Newaygo, Michigan
Subsidized

Oakland Park Towers II

930 John R Rd
Troy, Michigan
Subsidized

Silverwood Manor Apartments

140 Town Place Ct
Hesperia, Michigan
Subsidized

Town Place Apartments

120 Town Place Ct
Hesperia, Michigan
Subsidized

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

There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,225 affordable apartments for rent in Newaygo County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Newaygo County, Michigan

Newaygo County features 1,031 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 Newaygo County, Michigan

There are 194 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Newaygo County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Newaygo County, Michigan

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Newaygo County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Newaygo County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Newaygo County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $728 and $890.

2022 Newaygo 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
Newaygo County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $538 $615 $809 $1,015 $1,097
Newaygo County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $484 to $592 $554 to $677 $728 to $890 $914 to $1,117 $987 to $1,207

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Newaygo County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 16
Total Low Income Apartments 1,225
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,031
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 16.85%
Average Renter Household Size 2.49
Average Household Size 2.58
Median Household Income $43,693 ±$1,342
Median Rent $670 ±$15
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.54% ± 4.51pp
Total Population 48,029

Population and Household Demographics

Newaygo County is a county in Michigan with a population of 48,029. There are 18,339 households in the county with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 16.85% of households in Newaygo County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Newaygo County

The median gross income for households in Newaygo County is $43,693 a year, or $3,641 a month. The median rent for the county is $670 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Newaygo County, a household making less than $2,233 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.54% of households who rent are overburdened in Newaygo County.

Area Median Income In Newaygo 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 Newaygo County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,600

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 Newaygo 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 Newaygo County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Newaygo County 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 Newaygo County 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 Newaygo County 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

Cities In Newaygo County

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City Served By
Ashland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ashland is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Barton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Barton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Beaver The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beaver is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Big Prairie The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Big Prairie is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Bridgeton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bridgeton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Brooks The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brooks is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Croton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Croton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Dayton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dayton is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Denver The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Denver is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Ensley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ensley is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Everett The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Everett is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Fremont The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fremont is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Garfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Garfield is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Goodwell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Goodwell is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Grant The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grant is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Grantship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grantship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hesperia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hesperia is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Home The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Home is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Lilley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lilley is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Lincoln The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lincoln is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Merrill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Merrill is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Monroe The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monroe is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Newaygo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Newaygo is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Norwich The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Norwich is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Sheridan Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sheridan Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Sherman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sherman is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Troy The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Troy is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
White Cloud The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves White Cloud is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Wilcox The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wilcox is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.