Affordable Housing In Calumet County
Wisconsin

40 Low Income Apartment Communities In Calumet County

Union Square Apartments

500 E Winnebago St
Appleton, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Harvest View Apartments

255 W National Ave
Brillion, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Lynndale Senior Village Apartments

3761 N White Hawk Dr
Appleton, Wisconsin
$695-795
2 BR

Uptown Commons II

49 West Main Street
Chilton, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+

Townhomes at Craftsman Village

3218 Village Ln
Menasha, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
3-4 BR

Diane Manor

1030 S Diane St
Chilton, Wisconsin
Subsidized
Accessible
62+

Riverwalk Place

103 E Washington St
Appleton, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Crescent Lofts

315 W. Franklin
Appleton, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Outagamie Housing Appleton Program - Randall Court

218 E Randall St
Appleton, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Woodridge Gardens

3040 Green Meadow Dr
Appleton, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Calumet County, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Calumet County, Wisconsin

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Allegiant Property Management Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Integrated Community Solutions Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Calumet County, Wisconsin

There are 40 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,887 affordable apartments for rent in Calumet County, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Calumet County, Wisconsin

Calumet County features 849 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 Calumet County, Wisconsin

There are 969 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Calumet County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Calumet County, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Calumet County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Calumet County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Calumet County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $854 and $1,044.

2023 Calumet 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
Calumet County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $681 $748 $949 $1,271 $1,276
Calumet County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $613 to $749 $673 to $823 $854 to $1,044 $1,144 to $1,398 $1,148 to $1,404

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Calumet County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 40
Total Low Income Apartments 1,887
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 849
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 18.86%
Average Renter Household Size 2.18
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $67,427 ±$1,946
Median Rent $707 ±$45
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.78% ± 5.72pp
Total Population 49,678

Population and Household Demographics

Calumet County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 49,678. There are 18,583 households in the county with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 18.86% of households in Calumet County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Calumet County

The median gross income for households in Calumet County is $67,427 a year, or $5,619 a month. The median rent for the county is $707 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Calumet County, a household making less than $2,357 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.78% of households who rent are overburdened in Calumet County.

Area Median Income In Calumet 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 Calumet County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $95,900

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 Calumet 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 Calumet County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Calumet County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,100 $23,000 $25,850 $28,700 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Calumet County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,500 $38,300 $43,100 $47,850 $51,700 $55,550 $59,350 $63,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Calumet County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$53,600 $61,250 $68,900 $76,550 $82,700 $88,800 $94,950 $101,050

Cities In Calumet County

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City Served By
Appleton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Appleton are the Appleton Housing Authority, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Brillion The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Brillion are the Brillion Housing Authority, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Brothertown The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Brothertown are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Charlestown The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Charlestown are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Chilton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Chilton are the Chilton Housing Authority, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Forest Junction The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Forest Junction are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Harrison The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Harrison are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Hilbert The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hilbert are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Kiel The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Kiel are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Menasha The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Menasha are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
New Holstein The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve New Holstein are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Potter The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Potter are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Rantoul The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Rantoul are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Sherwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sherwood are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Stockbridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Stockbridge are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Woodville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Woodville are the Woodville Housing Authority, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.