. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Menasha, Wisconsin - Affordable Housing Online

Regency House

10 Main Street
Menasha, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
1-2 BR

Mission Village of Menasha

1455 Kenwood Dr
Menasha, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
Call For Rent
2 BR

Craftsman Village of Appleton

410 Schindler Pl
Menasha, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Elizabeth Court

936 6th St
Menasha, Wisconsin

Menasha Woods

Menasha, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Scattered Sites - Menasha

84 Lush St
Menasha, Wisconsin
Public Housing
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There are 167 low-income apartments in Menasha that offer reduced rents to eligible households. Low-income rents in Menasha, Wisconsin can range from $460 to $510 depending on the number of bedrooms.

Rental assistance programs support 186 low-income homes in Menasha where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on January 3rd, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Menasha, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Winnebago County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Homeownership
Oshkosh Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Menasha.

Menasha, Wisconsin Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Menasha, Wisconsin

Menasha features 186 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 Menasha, Wisconsin

There are 167 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Menasha.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Menasha, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Menasha, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $859 and $1,049.

2023 Menasha, 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
Menasha, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $712 $739 $954 $1,289 $1,502
Menasha, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $641 to $783 $665 to $813 $859 to $1,049 $1,160 to $1,418 $1,352 to $1,652

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Menasha, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 353
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 186
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

Menasha is a city in Winnebago 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 Menasha are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Menasha

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

Area Median Income In Menasha

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 Menasha, the AMI is calculated from all households within Winnebago County.

In Menasha, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $94,600

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 Menasha

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 Menasha

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Menasha AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,900 $21,600 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Menasha AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,500 $36,000 $40,500 $45,000 $48,600 $52,200 $55,800 $59,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Menasha AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$50,400 $57,600 $64,800 $72,000 $77,800 $83,550 $89,300 $95,050