Affordable Housing In Goodman
Marinette County, Wisconsin

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Goodman

Spruce Meadows Apartments

705 5th St
Goodman, WI
Subsidized
  • «
  • 1
  • »

Housing Authorities that serve Goodman

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Goodman, Wisconsin

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 10 affordable apartments for rent in Goodman, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Goodman, Wisconsin

Goodman features 10 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 Goodman, Wisconsin

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Goodman, Wisconsin

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

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

2020 Goodman, 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.

Goodman, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 10
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 10
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.04%
Average Renter Household Size 1.92
Average Household Size 1.96
Median Household Income $27,375 ±$3,959
Median Rent $408 ±$75
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 56.25% ± 35.47pp
Total Population 277

Population and Household Demographics

Goodman is a City in Marinette County, Wisconsin with a population of 277. There are 141 households in the city with an average household size of 1.96 persons. 34.04% of households in Goodman are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Goodman

The median gross income for households in Goodman is $27,375 a year, or $2,281 a month. The median rent for the city is $408 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Goodman, a household making less than $1,360 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 56.25% of households who rent are overburdened in Goodman.1

Area Median Income In Goodman

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

In Goodman, 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 Goodman

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 Goodman HUD Rental Assistance in Goodman

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,350 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,950 $27,400 $30,800 $34,200 $36,950 $39,700 $42,450 $45,150
80% of Median $38,300 $43,800 $49,250 $54,700 $59,100 $63,500 $67,850 $72,250