Affordable Housing In Exeland
Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Housing Authorities that serve Exeland

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Exeland, Wisconsin

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

Income Based Apartments in Exeland, Wisconsin

Exeland 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 Exeland, Wisconsin

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Exeland, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Exeland, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $690 and $844.

2021 Exeland, 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
Exeland, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $523 $582 $767 $954 $1,040
Exeland, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $471 to $575 $524 to $640 $690 to $844 $859 to $1,049 $936 to $1,144

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Exeland, 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 34.62%
Average Renter Household Size 3.00
Average Household Size 2.81
Median Household Income $35,833 ±$19,977
Median Rent $438 ±$373
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.15% ± 41.51pp
Total Population 219

Population and Household Demographics

Exeland is a city in Sawyer County, Wisconsin with a population of 219. There are 78 households in the city with an average household size of 2.81 persons. 34.62% of households in Exeland are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Exeland

The median gross income for households in Exeland is $35,833 a year, or $2,986 a month. The median rent for the city is $438 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Exeland, a household making less than $1,460 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.15% of households who rent are overburdened in Exeland.

Area Median Income In Exeland

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 Exeland, the AMI is calculated from all households within Sawyer County.

In Exeland, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,000

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 Exeland

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 Exeland

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