Affordable Housing In Marquette County
Wisconsin

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Marquette County

Forest Apartments

333 E 7th St
Westfield, Wisconsin

Bayview Apartments

418 W Ormsby St
Oxford, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Rhdc0406 Cap Services

Tba
Montello, Wisconsin

Granite Hills Manor

514 Main St
Montello, Wisconsin
Subsidized

M0181406.112.064, Cap Services

101 Village Sq
Montello, Wisconsin

Granite City Heights

331 Main St
Montello, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Fox River Senior Village

210 Town Hall Dr
Montello, Wisconsin

M0181408.200.069, 230 Central

230 Central Ave
Montello, Wisconsin

First Endeavor Apartments

111 N Academy Blvd
Endeavor, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Umos-Montello Cntr

N2912 Hwy 22 S
Montello, Wisconsin
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Marquette County, Wisconsin

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Marquette County, Wisconsin

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 Marquette County, Wisconsin

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 105 affordable apartments for rent in Marquette County, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Marquette County, Wisconsin

Marquette County features 38 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 Marquette County, Wisconsin

There are 59 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Marquette County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Marquette County, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Marquette County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $698 and $853.

2022 Marquette 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
Marquette County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $535 $589 $775 $976 $1,071
Marquette County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $482 to $589 $530 to $648 $698 to $853 $878 to $1,074 $964 to $1,178

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Marquette County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 105
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 38
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.65%
Average Renter Household Size 2.47
Average Household Size 2.36
Median Household Income $46,242 ±$1,654
Median Rent $731 ±$29
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.48% ± 3.89pp
Total Population 15,140

Population and Household Demographics

Marquette County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 15,140. There are 6,332 households in the county with an average household size of 2.36 persons. 19.65% of households in Marquette County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Marquette County

The median gross income for households in Marquette County is $46,242 a year, or $3,854 a month. The median rent for the county is $731 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Marquette County, a household making less than $2,437 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.48% of households who rent are overburdened in Marquette County.

Area Median Income In Marquette 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 Marquette County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,100

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 Marquette 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 Marquette County

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

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City Served By
Buffalo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buffalo is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Crystal Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crystal Lake is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Douglas The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Douglas is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Endeavor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Endeavor is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Harris The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Harris is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Mecan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mecan is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Montello The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Montello is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Moundville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Moundville is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Neshkoro The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Neshkoro is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Newton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Newton is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Oxford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oxford is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Packwaukee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Packwaukee is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Shields The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shields is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Springfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springfield is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Westfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Westfield is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.