Affordable Housing In Northfield Township
Washtenaw County, Michigan

Housing Authorities that serve Northfield Township

Housing Authority Programs
Ann Arbor Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Moving to Work; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
Ypsilanti Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Northfield Township, Michigan

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Northfield Township, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Northfield Township, Michigan

Northfield Township features 0 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 Northfield Township, Michigan

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Northfield Township.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Northfield Township, Michigan

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Northfield Township landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Northfield Township.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Northfield Township, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,138 and $1,390.

2021 Northfield Township, 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
Northfield Township, Michigan Fair Market Rent $1,029 $1,043 $1,264 $1,593 $1,892
Northfield Township, Michigan Payment Standard Range $926 to $1,132 $939 to $1,147 $1,138 to $1,390 $1,434 to $1,752 $1,703 to $2,081

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Northfield Township, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Northfield Township is a city in Washtenaw County, Michigan with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Northfield Township are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Northfield Township

The median gross income for households in Northfield Township is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Northfield Township

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Northfield Township, the AMI is calculated from all households within Washtenaw County.

In Northfield Township, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $106,600

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 Northfield Township

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 Northfield Township

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Northfield Township AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$22,400 $25,600 $28,800 $31,950 $34,550 $37,100 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Northfield Township AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$37,300 $42,600 $47,950 $53,250 $57,550 $61,800 $66,050 $70,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Northfield Township AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$55,950 $63,950 $71,950 $79,900 $86,300 $92,700 $99,100 $105,500