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Affordable Housing In La Pointe
Ashland County, Wisconsin

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In La Pointe

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247 Voyager Ln
La Pointe, Wisconsin
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Housing Authorities that serve La Pointe

Housing Authority Programs
Ashland County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in La Pointe, Wisconsin

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 4 affordable apartments for rent in La Pointe, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in La Pointe, Wisconsin

La Pointe features 0 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 La Pointe, Wisconsin

There are 4 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in La Pointe.

Housing Choice Vouchers in La Pointe, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in La Pointe, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $666 and $814.

2020 La Pointe, 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 $545 $562 $740 $922 $1,132
Payment Standard Range $491 to $600 $506 to $618 $666 to $814 $830 to $1,014 $1,019 to $1,245

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

La Pointe, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 4
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
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

La Pointe is a city in Ashland 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 La Pointe are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in La Pointe

The median gross income for households in La Pointe is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In La Pointe

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 La Pointe, the AMI is calculated from all households within Ashland County.

In La Pointe, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,000

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 La Pointe

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 La Pointe

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,900 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $24,800 $28,350 $31,900 $35,400 $38,250 $41,100 $43,900 $46,750
80% of Median $39,700 $45,350 $51,000 $56,650 $61,200 $65,750 $70,250 $74,800