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Affordable Housing In Crivitz
Marinette County, Wisconsin

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Crivitz

Forest Glen Apartments

502 Fritzie Ave
Crivitz, Wisconsin
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Crivitz

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Crivitz, Wisconsin

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 20 affordable apartments for rent in Crivitz, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Crivitz, Wisconsin

Crivitz 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 Crivitz, Wisconsin

There are 20 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Crivitz.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crivitz, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Crivitz landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Crivitz.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Crivitz, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $651 and $795.

2020 Crivitz, 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 $526 $549 $723 $902 $1,024
Payment Standard Range $473 to $579 $494 to $604 $651 to $795 $812 to $992 $922 to $1,126

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Crivitz, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 20
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 48.36%
Average Renter Household Size 1.93
Average Household Size 2.07
Median Household Income $38,698 ±$8,068
Median Rent $586 ±$38
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.15% ± 9.12pp
Total Population 1,035

Population and Household Demographics

Crivitz is a city in Marinette County, Wisconsin with a population of 1,035. There are 457 households in the city with an average household size of 2.07 persons. 48.36% of households in Crivitz are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crivitz

The median gross income for households in Crivitz is $38,698 a year, or $3,225 a month. The median rent for the city is $586 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crivitz, a household making less than $1,953 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.15% of households who rent are overburdened in Crivitz.

Area Median Income In Crivitz

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 Crivitz, the AMI is calculated from all households within Marinette County.

In Crivitz, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,200

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 Crivitz

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 Crivitz

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,900 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $24,800 $28,350 $31,900 $35,400 $38,250 $41,100 $43,900 $46,750
80% of Median $39,700 $45,350 $51,000 $56,650 $61,200 $65,750 $70,250 $74,800