Affordable Housing In Clifton
Monroe County, Wisconsin

Housing Authorities that serve Clifton

Housing Authority Programs
Monroe County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clifton, Wisconsin

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Clifton, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Clifton, Wisconsin

Clifton features 0 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 Clifton, Wisconsin

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clifton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clifton, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clifton, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $743 and $909.

2021 Clifton, 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
Clifton, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $545 $627 $826 $1,044 $1,245
Clifton, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $491 to $600 $564 to $690 $743 to $909 $940 to $1,148 $1,121 to $1,370

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clifton, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
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

Clifton is a city in Monroe 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 Clifton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clifton

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

Area Median Income In Clifton

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 Clifton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Monroe County.

In Clifton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,200

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 Clifton

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 Clifton

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clifton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,400 $17,600 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clifton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,650 $29,300 $32,950 $36,600 $39,550 $42,500 $45,400 $48,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clifton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,000 $46,850 $52,700 $58,550 $63,250 $67,950 $72,650 $77,300