Affordable Housing In Outagamie County
Wisconsin

23 Low Income Apartment Communities In Outagamie County

Woolen Mills Lofts

218 East South Island Street
Appleton, Wisconsin
$650-1,425
1-3 BR

Cottages on Main

818 W Main St
Hortonville, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Beacon Avenue Cottages

610 E Beacon Ave #1
New London, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Mission Village of Kaukauna

2200 Kenwood Dr
Kaukauna, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Round House Manor Apartments

300 Bicentennial Court
Kaukauna, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Grand View Townhomes

551 North Bluemound Drive
Appleton, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Waupaca County Housing

1115 Beckett Rd
New London, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Villas Of Combined Locks

334 Wallace St
Combined Locks, Wisconsin

Rosewood Glen Senior Living Community

409 Partridge Dr
New London, Wisconsin

River Place Lp Phase II

617 W Wolf River Ave
New London, Wisconsin

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Outagamie 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 Outagamie County, Wisconsin

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Outagamie County, Wisconsin

There are 23 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,070 affordable apartments for rent in Outagamie County, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Outagamie County, Wisconsin

Outagamie County features 376 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 Outagamie County, Wisconsin

There are 694 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Outagamie County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Outagamie County, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Outagamie County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Outagamie County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Outagamie County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $793 and $969.

2022 Outagamie 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
Outagamie County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $643 $686 $881 $1,190 $1,195
Outagamie County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $579 to $707 $617 to $755 $793 to $969 $1,071 to $1,309 $1,076 to $1,315

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Outagamie County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 23
Total Low Income Apartments 1,070
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 376
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.78%
Average Renter Household Size 2.15
Average Household Size 2.51
Median Household Income $58,765 ±$1,311
Median Rent $735 ±$15
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.46% ± 2.49pp
Total Population 180,430

Population and Household Demographics

Outagamie County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 180,430. There are 70,505 households in the county with an average household size of 2.51 persons. 28.78% of households in Outagamie County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Outagamie County

The median gross income for households in Outagamie County is $58,765 a year, or $4,897 a month. The median rent for the county is $735 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Outagamie County, a household making less than $2,450 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.46% of households who rent are overburdened in Outagamie County.

Area Median Income In Outagamie 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 Outagamie County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $85,600

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 Outagamie 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 Outagamie County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Outagamie County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,000 $20,600 $23,150 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Outagamie County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,000 $34,250 $38,550 $42,800 $46,250 $49,650 $53,100 $56,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Outagamie County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,950 $54,800 $61,650 $68,500 $74,000 $79,500 $84,950 $90,450

Cities In Outagamie County

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City Served By
Bear Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bear Creek is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Black Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Black Creek is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Bovina The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bovina is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Buchanan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buchanan is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Center The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Center is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Cicero The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cicero is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Combined Locks The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Combined Locks are the Appleton Housing Authority and Kaukauna Housing Authority.
Dale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dale is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Deer Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Deer Creek is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Ellington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ellington is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Freedom The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Freedom is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Grand Chute The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grand Chute is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Greenville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greenville is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Hortonia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hortonia is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Hortonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hortonville is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Kaukauna The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Kaukauna are the Kaukauna Housing Authority and Appleton Housing Authority.
Kimberly The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kimberly is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Liberty The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Liberty is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Little Chute The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Little Chute are the Appleton Housing Authority and Kaukauna Housing Authority.
Maine The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maine is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Maple Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maple Creek is the Appleton Housing Authority.
New London The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve New London are the New London Housing Authority and Appleton Housing Authority.
Nichols The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nichols is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Oneida The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oneida is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Osborn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Osborn is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Seymour The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Seymour is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Shiocton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shiocton is the Appleton Housing Authority.
Vandenbroek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Vandenbroek is the Appleton Housing Authority.