Affordable Housing In Adams County
Wisconsin

22 Low Income Apartment Communities In Adams County

Oak Ridge Apartments

904 State St
Adams, Wisconsin
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Morris Park Senior Village

625 W North St
Adams, Wisconsin
$663
2 BR

Pioneer Ridge

460 Pioneer Dr
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Village Glen Apartments

1008 Elm St
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Subsidized

M99 89206.119.063 332 Grant

332 N Grant St
Adams, Wisconsin

Bf Apartments of Wisconsin Dells

Broadway St
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

Churchill Woods

800 13th Ave
Monroe, Wisconsin

Woodland Park Apartments

47 Fieldstone Dr
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

Monroe Elderly Housing

3rd Ave
Monroe, Wisconsin

Monroe Village Apartments

1078 4th Ave W
Monroe, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Adams County

Housing Authority Programs
Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Adams County, Wisconsin

There are 22 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,016 affordable apartments for rent in Adams County, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Adams County, Wisconsin

Adams County features 799 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 Adams County, Wisconsin

There are 217 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Adams County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Adams County, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Adams County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Adams County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Adams County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $689 and $842.

2021 Adams County, Wisconsin 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
Adams County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $521 $580 $765 $972 $1,037
Adams County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $469 to $573 $522 to $638 $689 to $842 $875 to $1,069 $933 to $1,141

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Adams County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 22
Total Low Income Apartments 1,016
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 799
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 15.39%
Average Renter Household Size 2.77
Average Household Size 2.47
Median Household Income $43,640 ±$2,147
Median Rent $695 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.07% ± 5.92pp
Total Population 20,451

Population and Household Demographics

Adams County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 20,451. There are 7,786 households in the county with an average household size of 2.47 persons. 15.39% of households in Adams County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Adams County

The median gross income for households in Adams County is $43,640 a year, or $3,637 a month. The median rent for the county is $695 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Adams County, a household making less than $2,317 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.07% of households who rent are overburdened in Adams County.

Area Median Income In Adams 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 Adams County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,000

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 Adams 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 Adams 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 Adams County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,100 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Adams County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,150 $28,750 $32,350 $35,900 $38,800 $41,650 $44,550 $47,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Adams County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,450 $62,050 $66,650 $71,250 $75,850

Cities In Adams County

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City Served By
Adams The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Adams are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Arkdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Arkdale are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Big Flats The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Big Flats are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Colburn The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Colburn are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Dell Prairie The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Dell Prairie are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Delwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Delwood are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Easton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Easton are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Friendship The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Friendship are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Grand Marsh The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Grand Marsh are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Lake Arrowhead The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lake Arrowhead are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Lake Camelot The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lake Camelot are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Lake Sherwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lake Sherwood are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Leola The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Leola are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Lincoln The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lincoln are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Monroe The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Monroe are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
New Chester The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve New Chester are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
New Haven The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve New Haven are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Preston The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Preston are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Quincy The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Quincy are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Richfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Richfield are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Rome The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Rome are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Springville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Springville are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Strongs Prairie The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Strongs Prairie are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Wisconsin Dells The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wisconsin Dells are the Central Wisconsin Community Action Council Inc and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.