Affordable Housing In Beloit
Rock County, Wisconsin

18 Low Income Apartment Communities In Beloit

Woodside Terrace

2237 Burton St
Beloit, WI
HCV Welcome

Olympian Village II

405 Olympian Blvd
Beloit, WI
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Parkview Apartments

241 W Grand Ave
Beloit, WI
Subsidized

Beloit Water Towers Place

532 Lawton Ave
Beloit, WI
HCV Welcome

Scoville Center

545 Public Ave
Beloit, WI
Subsidized

Rock Bay Harbor Senior Apartments

1850 E Huebbe Pkwy
Beloit, WI
HCV Welcome

Fairbanks Flats Rowhomes

206 Carpenter St
Beloit, WI
HCV Welcome

Poole Court

220 Portland Ave
Beloit, WI

Beloit Apartments Redev Phase 1

1012 Mary St
Beloit, WI
HCV Welcome

Fairbanks Flats Apartments

205 Birch Ave
Beloit, WI
HCV Welcome

Housing Authorities that serve Beloit

Housing Authority Programs
Beloit Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Beloit, Wisconsin

There are 18 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,028 affordable apartments for rent in Beloit, Wisconsin. Beloit features 357 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 671 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Beloit.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Beloit, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 1,028
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 357
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Beloit is a City in Rock County, Wisconsin with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Beloit are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Beloit

The median gross income for households in Beloit is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Beloit

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 Beloit, the AMI is calculated from all households within Rock County.

In Beloit, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,600

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 Beloit

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 Beloit HUD Rental Assistance in Beloit

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,350 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,950 $27,400 $30,800 $34,200 $36,950 $39,700 $42,450 $45,150
80% of Median $38,300 $43,800 $49,250 $54,700 $59,100 $63,500 $67,850 $72,250
Low Income Housing Tax Credits in Beloit

The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program aims to create affordable rental housing for low and very low income families.

From 1988 to 2011, 12 low income apartment communities containing 389 rental apartments have been constructed and made affordable to low income persons in Beloit by the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program.

If your income is less than 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI), you should not expect to pay more than the rent value for a unit in the table below. However, Affordable apartment communities that receive funding through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program may have rental units that are not subject to income and rent limits.

Rent limits for the LIHTC Program are determined so that a household making the maximum income for the expected household size of the unit would only pay 30% of their income for rent.

Income Qualifications for Low Income Housing Tax Credit Apartments in Beloit

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
50% of Median $23,950 $27,400 $30,800 $34,200 $36,950 $39,700 $42,450 $45,150
60% of Median $28,740 $32,880 $36,960 $41,040 $44,340 $47,640 $50,940 $54,180

For example, the expected household size for a two bedroom apartment is 3 people. Using the table above, the maximum income for a 3 person household at 60% of the AMI in Beloit is $36,960 a year, or $3,080 a month. To determine the maximum rent in the table below we multiply the monthly maximum income, $3,080 by 30% to get a maximum rent of $924 a month.

Rent for units in the LIHTC Program include a utility allowance which is determined by the average monthly cost of utilities paid directly by residents. This allowance has not been subtracted from the rents in the table below. These utility allowances are set on a property by property basis.

% of AMI Studio 1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed 5 Bed
50% $599 $642 $770 $889 $993 $1,095
60% $719 $770 $924 $1,067 $1,191 $1,314
Fair Market Rents in Beloit

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$630 $634 $831 $1,097 $1,126