Affordable Housing In Marinette County
22 Low Income Apartment Communities In Marinette County
Housing Authorities that serve Marinette County
|Marinette County Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Other Housing Authorities located in Marinette County
|Marinette Housing Authority||Public Housing|
|Wausaukee Housing Authority||Public Housing|
|Peshtigo Housing Authority||Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Marinette County, Wisconsin
There are 22 low income housing apartment communities offering 918 affordable apartments for rent in Marinette County, Wisconsin.
Income Based Apartments in Marinette County, Wisconsin
Marinette County features 649 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 Marinette County, Wisconsin
There are 262 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Marinette County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Marinette County, Wisconsin
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Marinette County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Marinette County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Marinette County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $651 and $795.
2020 Marinette 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|
|Fair Market Rent||$526||$549||$723||$902||$1,024|
|Payment Standard Range||$473 to $579||$494 to $604||$651 to $795||$812 to $992||$922 to $1,126|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Marinette County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||22|
|Total Low Income Apartments||918|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||649|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||24.44%|
|Average Renter Household Size||1.99|
|Average Household Size||2.20|
|Median Household Income||$43,425 ±$2,241|
|Median Rent||$628 ±$25|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||40.11% ± 4.8pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Marinette County is a County in Wisconsin with a population of 41,287. There are 18,319 households in the county with an average household size of 2.20 persons. 24.44% of households in Marinette County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Marinette County
The median gross income for households in Marinette County is $43,425 a year, or $3,619 a month. The median rent for the county is $628 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Marinette County, a household making less than $2,093 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Marinette County.1
Area Median Income In Marinette 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 Marinette County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,000
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 Marinette 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 Marinette County HUD Rental Assistance in Marinette County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$14,350||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$43,430|
|50% of Median||$23,950||$27,400||$30,800||$34,200||$36,950||$39,700||$42,450||$45,150|
|80% of Median||$38,300||$43,800||$49,250||$54,700||$59,100||$63,500||$67,850||$72,250|
Cities In Marinette County
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|Niagara||3||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Niagara is the Marinette County Housing Authority.|
|Wausaukee||2||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wausaukee are the Wausaukee Housing Authority and Marinette County Housing Authority.|
|Marinette||9||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Marinette are the Marinette Housing Authority and Marinette County Housing Authority.|
|Coleman||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coleman is the Marinette County Housing Authority.|
|Crivitz||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crivitz is the Marinette County Housing Authority.|
|Goodman||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Goodman is the Marinette County Housing Authority.|
|Peshtigo||4||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Peshtigo are the Peshtigo Housing Authority and Marinette County Housing Authority.|
|Pound||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pound is the Marinette County Housing Authority.|