Affordable Housing In Rose City
Ogemaw County, Michigan

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Rose City

Town and Country Apartments

104 Linton St
Rose City, Michigan
Subsidized

Houghton Creek Apartments

519 E Main St
Rose City, Michigan
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accessible
62+

Wilkens Creek Apartments

500 E Rose City Rd
Rose City, Michigan

Wilkens Creek Apartments CO Red Oak Mgmt

500 W Main St
Rose City, Michigan
Subsidized
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Rose City, Michigan

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 76 affordable apartments for rent in Rose City, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Rose City, Michigan

Rose City features 60 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 Rose City, Michigan

There are 16 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Rose City.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Rose City, Michigan

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Rose City, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $681 and $833.

2022 Rose City, 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
Rose City, Michigan Fair Market Rent $582 $664 $757 $958 $1,055
Rose City, Michigan Payment Standard Range $524 to $640 $598 to $730 $681 to $833 $862 to $1,054 $950 to $1,161

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Rose City, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 76
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 60
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.35%
Average Renter Household Size 2.25
Average Household Size 2.41
Median Household Income $18,750 ±$7,952
Median Rent $363 ±$128
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 55.29% ± 21.7pp
Total Population 612

Population and Household Demographics

Rose City is a city in Ogemaw County, Michigan with a population of 612. There are 216 households in the city with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 39.35% of households in Rose City are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Rose City

The median gross income for households in Rose City is $18,750 a year, or $1,563 a month. The median rent for the city is $363 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Rose City, a household making less than $1,210 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 55.29% of households who rent are overburdened in Rose City.

Area Median Income In Rose City

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 Rose City, the AMI is calculated from all households within Ogemaw County.

In Rose City, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,400

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 Rose City

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 Rose City

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Rose City AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,050 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Rose City AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,050 $28,600 $32,200 $35,750 $38,650 $41,500 $44,350 $47,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Rose City AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,050 $45,800 $51,500 $57,200 $61,800 $66,400 $70,950 $75,550