The Housing Department has a staff of forty (40) personnel who provide housing services to the community through eighteen (18) major components and/or programs. The "service area" for HUD funded housing initiatives and programs is defined in the tribe's Indian Housing Plan (IHP) as Serving Menominee, Shawano, Langlade and Marathon Counties. The Menominee Tribal Housing Department is under the auspices of the Tribal Government.
With 278 rental units and the availability of rental assistance for privately-owned units in the inventory, the department provides a wide range of options for those in need of housing on and near the Menominee Indian Reservation. The department also offers a wide array of related housing services that are geared toward meeting the needs of the elderly, disabled and homeowners. Stop by and see us today!
Since this property was built or renovated using funding from HUD's Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly program, residency is usually restricted to households earning 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less with at least one member age 62 years or older. Tenants pay rent based on household income. This rent is usually the highest of the following three amounts: either 30% adjusted monthly income, or 10% unadjusted monthly income, or, if receiving welfare assistance, the housing costs portion of this assistance.
Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Keshena but actual income limits may differ for units at Menominee Tribal Housing Department.
|AMI Band||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|