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Affordable Housing In Osceola County
Michigan

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Osceola County

Springview Manor

765 W Jefferson St
Evart, Michigan
$525-699
1-3 BR
Subsidized

James Manor Senior Apartments

424 W. Franklin St.
Reed City, Michigan
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Village Glen Apartments CO Housing Mgmt

520 W 1st St
Marion, Michigan
Income Based
1-2 BR

Springview Manor II

711 W Jefferson St
Evart, Michigan

Highland Haven

917 N Duck Lake Rd
Highland, Michigan
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Stoney Creek Apartments

815 S Roth Street
Reed City, Michigan
Subsidized

Highland Meadowview I

923 N Duck Lake Rd
Highland, Michigan
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Springview Manor II

681 W Jefferson St
Evart, Michigan
Subsidized

Centennial Arms

601 W 1st St
Evart, Michigan

Crossroads Apartments

848 S Chestnut St
Reed City, Michigan

Housing Authorities that serve Osceola 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 Osceola County, Michigan

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 677 affordable apartments for rent in Osceola County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Osceola County, Michigan

Osceola County features 539 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 Osceola County, Michigan

There are 138 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Osceola County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Osceola County, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Osceola County, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Osceola 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
Osceola County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $503 $569 $734 $913 $999
Osceola County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $453 to $553 $512 to $626 $661 to $807 $822 to $1,004 $899 to $1,099

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Osceola County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 677
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 539
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 21.18%
Average Renter Household Size 2.47
Average Household Size 2.60
Median Household Income $38,999 ±$1,564
Median Rent $577 ±$21
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.05% ± 3.72pp
Total Population 23,234

Population and Household Demographics

Osceola County is a county in Michigan with a population of 23,234. There are 8,757 households in the county with an average household size of 2.60 persons. 21.18% of households in Osceola County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Osceola County

The median gross income for households in Osceola County is $38,999 a year, or $3,250 a month. The median rent for the county is $577 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Osceola County, a household making less than $1,923 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.05% of households who rent are overburdened in Osceola County.

Area Median Income In Osceola 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 Osceola County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,600

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 Osceola 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 Osceola 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 Osceola 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 Osceola 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 Osceola 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 Osceola County

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City Served By
Burdell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burdell is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Cedar The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cedar is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Evart The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Evart are the Evart Housing Commission and Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Evartship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Evartship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hartwick The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hartwick is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Hersey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hersey is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Herseyship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Herseyship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Highland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Highland is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Le Roy The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Le Roy is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Le Royship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Le Royship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Lincoln The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lincoln is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Marion The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marion is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Marionship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marionship is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Middle Branch The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Middle Branch is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Orient The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Orient is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Osceola The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Osceola is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Reed City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Reed City is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Richmond Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Richmond Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Rose Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rose Lake is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Sherman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sherman is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Sylvan Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sylvan Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Tustin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tustin is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.