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Affordable Housing In Oscoda County
Michigan


Waiting List Openings In Oscoda County

Waiting ListStatus
Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Open Soon

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Oscoda County

Maple Wood Manor

120 Maple St
Mio, Michigan

Horizon Apartments

1288 Geesey Ave
Mio, Michigan
Subsidized

Stone Manor

122 Maple St
Mio, Michigan
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Housing Authorities that serve Oscoda 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 Oscoda County, Michigan

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 64 affordable apartments for rent in Oscoda County, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Oscoda County, Michigan

Oscoda County features 24 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 Oscoda County, Michigan

There are 40 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Oscoda County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Oscoda County, Michigan

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

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

2021 Oscoda 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
Oscoda County, Michigan Fair Market Rent $503 $620 $734 $1,030 $1,040
Oscoda County, Michigan Payment Standard Range $453 to $553 $558 to $682 $661 to $807 $927 to $1,133 $936 to $1,144

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Oscoda County, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 64
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 15.44%
Average Renter Household Size 2.00
Average Household Size 2.27
Median Household Income $33,021 ±$2,322
Median Rent $600 ±$52
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.71% ± 9.84pp
Total Population 8,444

Population and Household Demographics

Oscoda County is a county in Michigan with a population of 8,444. There are 3,686 households in the county with an average household size of 2.27 persons. 15.44% of households in Oscoda County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Oscoda County

The median gross income for households in Oscoda County is $33,021 a year, or $2,752 a month. The median rent for the county is $600 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Oscoda County, a household making less than $2,000 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.71% of households who rent are overburdened in Oscoda County.

Area Median Income In Oscoda 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 Oscoda County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $49,700

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 Oscoda 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 Oscoda County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Oscoda County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,450 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $42,200
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Oscoda County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,400 $25,600 $28,800 $31,950 $34,550 $37,100 $39,650 $42,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Oscoda County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,800 $40,900 $46,000 $51,100 $55,200 $59,300 $63,400 $67,500

Cities In Oscoda County

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City Served By
Big Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Big Creek is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Clinton Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clinton Township is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Comins The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Comins is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Elmer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elmer is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Greenwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greenwood is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Mentor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mentor is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Mio The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mio is the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.