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Affordable Housing In Berlin
Marathon County, Wisconsin

8 Low Income Apartment Communities In Berlin

Valley Crest of Berlin Apartments

477 Oak St.
Berlin, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Park Avenue Living

133 W Park Ave
Berlin, Wisconsin
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

The Edgewater

310 Mound St
Berlin, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Berlin Housing

136 N Capron St
Berlin, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Wpl Building

143 Water St
Berlin, Wisconsin

Whiting Hotel

103 N Wisconsin St
Berlin, Wisconsin

North River Block

161 W Huron St
Berlin, Wisconsin

Umos-Aurora Center

N1606 County Road Xx
Berlin, Wisconsin
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Housing Authorities that serve Berlin

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Berlin, Wisconsin

There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 200 affordable apartments for rent in Berlin, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Berlin, Wisconsin

Berlin features 102 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 Berlin, Wisconsin

There are 71 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Berlin.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Berlin, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Berlin, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $732 and $894.

2021 Berlin, 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
Fair Market Rent $536 $618 $813 $1,017 $1,175
Payment Standard Range $482 to $590 $556 to $680 $732 to $894 $915 to $1,119 $1,058 to $1,293

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Berlin, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 200
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 102
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

Berlin is a city in Marathon 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 Berlin are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Berlin

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

Area Median Income In Berlin

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 Berlin, the AMI is calculated from all households within Marathon County.

In Berlin, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $79,900

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 Berlin

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 Berlin

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,600 $19,000 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $27,650 $31,600 $35,550 $39,500 $42,700 $45,850 $49,000 $52,150
80% of Median $44,250 $50,600 $56,900 $63,200 $68,300 $73,350 $78,400 $83,450