Affordable Housing In Green Lake County
Wisconsin

6 Low Income Apartment Communities In Green Lake County

Historic Berlin School

289 E Huron St
Berlin, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Dartford Bay Apartments

504 Mill St
Green Lake, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Mid - Wisconsin Housing

302 N Grand St
Markesan, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Foxbridge Apartments

794 W Main St
Princeton, Wisconsin
Subsidized

River View

249 River Rd
Princeton, Wisconsin
Subsidized

American House of Princeton

444 W Water St
Princeton, Wisconsin
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Housing Authorities that serve Green Lake County

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Allegiant Property Management Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Green Lake County, Wisconsin

There are 6 low income housing apartment communities offering 208 affordable apartments for rent in Green Lake County, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Green Lake County, Wisconsin

Green Lake County features 154 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 Lake County, Wisconsin

There are 54 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Green Lake County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Green Lake County, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Green Lake County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Green Lake County, 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
Green Lake County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $484 $590 $734 $949 $1,271
Green Lake County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $436 to $532 $531 to $649 $661 to $807 $854 to $1,044 $1,144 to $1,398

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Green Lake County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 208
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 154
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.51%
Average Renter Household Size 2.16
Average Household Size 2.36
Median Household Income $46,780 ±$1,796
Median Rent $615 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31.07% ± 6.87pp
Total Population 18,966

Population and Household Demographics

Green Lake County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 18,966. There are 7,939 households in the county with an average household size of 2.36 persons. 26.51% of households in Green Lake County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Green Lake County

The median gross income for households in Green Lake County is $46,780 a year, or $3,898 a month. The median rent for the county is $615 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Green Lake County, a household making less than $2,050 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.07% of households who rent are overburdened in Green Lake County.

Area Median Income In Green Lake County

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.

In Green Lake County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,900

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 Lake County

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 Lake County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Green Lake County 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 Green Lake County 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 Green Lake County 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

Cities In Green Lake County

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City Served By
Berlin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Berlin is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Brooklyn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brooklyn is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Dalton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dalton is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Green Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Green Lake is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Kingston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kingston is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Mackford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mackford is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Manchester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Manchester is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Markesan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Markesan is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Marquette The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marquette is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Princeton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Princeton is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Seneca The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Seneca is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
St. Marie The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Marie is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.