Affordable Housing In Green Bay
27 Low Income Apartment Communities In Green Bay
Housing Authorities that serve Green Bay
|Green Bay Housing Authority||Public Housing|
|Brown County Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Green Bay, Wisconsin
There are 27 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,865 affordable apartments for rent in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Income Based Apartments in Green Bay, Wisconsin
Green Bay features 1,027 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 Green Bay, Wisconsin
There are 838 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Green Bay.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Green Bay, Wisconsin
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Green Bay landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Green Bay.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Green Bay, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $740 and $904.
2020 Green Bay, 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||$572||$624||$822||$1,160||$1,177|
|Payment Standard Range||$515 to $629||$562 to $686||$740 to $904||$1,044 to $1,276||$1,059 to $1,295|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Green Bay, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||27|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,865|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||1,027|
|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|
Population and Household Demographics
Income and Rent Overburden in Green Bay
The median gross income for households in Green Bay is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.
Area Median Income In Green Bay
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 Green Bay, the AMI is calculated from all households within Brown County.
In Green Bay, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $82,300
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 Green Bay
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 Green Bay
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$17,300||$19,800||$22,250||$26,200||$30,680||$35,160||$39,640||$44,120|
|50% of Median||$28,850||$32,950||$37,050||$41,150||$44,450||$47,750||$51,050||$54,350|
|80% of Median||$46,100||$52,700||$59,300||$65,850||$71,150||$76,400||$81,700||$86,950|