Affordable Housing In Cameron
Wood County, Wisconsin

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Cameron

Cameron Apartments

1116 W Main St
Cameron, Wisconsin
Subsidized

James Banks Manor

6th and Krueger Ave
Cameron, Wisconsin
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Cameron, Wisconsin

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 28 affordable apartments for rent in Cameron, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Cameron, Wisconsin

Cameron features 20 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 Cameron, Wisconsin

There are 8 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Cameron.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Cameron, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Cameron, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $729 and $891.

2022 Cameron, 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
Cameron, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $538 $616 $810 $1,029 $1,098
Cameron, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $484 to $592 $554 to $678 $729 to $891 $926 to $1,132 $988 to $1,208

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Cameron, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 28
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 20
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

Cameron is a city in Wood 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 Cameron are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Cameron

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

Area Median Income In Cameron

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 Cameron, the AMI is calculated from all households within Wood County.

In Cameron, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,900

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 Cameron

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 Cameron

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Cameron 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 Cameron 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 Cameron 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