. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Arcadia, Wisconsin - Affordable Housing Online

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Central Manor Apartments

257 S Gillespie Ave
Arcadia, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Sunrise Manor

612 Sobotta St
Arcadia, Wisconsin
S. 202

Thousand Oaks Apartments

1385 E Wilson Ave
Arcadia, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Scattered Sites

253 Willow St
Arcadia, Wisconsin
Public Housing

R and R Housing

1575 E Blaschko Ave
Arcadia, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
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There are 179 low-income apartments in Arcadia that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 125 low-income homes in Arcadia where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $326 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on November 3rd, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Arcadia, Wisconsin

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Trempealeau County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Arcadia.

Arcadia, Wisconsin Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Arcadia, Wisconsin

Arcadia features 125 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 Arcadia, Wisconsin

There are 179 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Arcadia.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Arcadia, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Arcadia landlords $200 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Arcadia.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Arcadia, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $790 and $966.

2023 Arcadia, 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
Arcadia, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $616 $667 $878 $1,175 $1,179
Arcadia, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $554 to $678 $600 to $734 $790 to $966 $1,058 to $1,293 $1,061 to $1,297

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Arcadia, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 304
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 125
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.64%
Average Renter Household Size 2.55
Average Household Size 2.69
Median Household Income $42,546 ±$2,694
Median Rent $725 ±$21
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30.58% ± 10.1pp
Total Population 2,947

Population and Household Demographics

Arcadia is a city in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin with a population of 2,947. There are 1,076 households in the city with an average household size of 2.69 persons. 41.64% of households in Arcadia are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Arcadia

The median gross income for households in Arcadia is $42,546 a year, or $3,546 a month. The median rent for the city is $725 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Arcadia, a household making less than $2,417 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30.58% of households who rent are overburdened in Arcadia.

Area Median Income In Arcadia

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 Arcadia, the AMI is calculated from all households within Trempealeau County.

In Arcadia, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,100

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 Arcadia

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 Arcadia

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Arcadia AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,150 $20,750 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Arcadia AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,250 $34,550 $38,850 $43,150 $46,650 $50,100 $53,550 $57,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Arcadia AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$48,350 $55,250 $62,150 $69,050 $74,600 $80,100 $85,650 $91,150