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Affordable Housing In Green Bay
Brown County, Wisconsin

27 Low Income Apartment Communities In Green Bay

NeighborWorks Green Bay Affordable Rentals

437 S. Jackson St.
Green Bay, Wisconsin

Green Bay Veterans Manor

2900 St Anthony Drive
Green Bay, Wisconsin

Fort Howard Apartments

141 N Chestnut Ave
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Maple Leaf Townhouses

1842 Western Ave
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Bay Oaks Apartments

222 S Quincy St
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Badger Terrace

130 Badger Ln
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Villa West Apartments

1644 9th St
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Mirmar Apartments

1240 University Ave
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Meadows North

2060 Van Deuren St
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Green Bay Properties

830 Lime Kiln Rd
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Green Bay

Housing Authority Programs
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
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Green Bay is a city in Brown 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 Green Bay are renters.

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