Affordable Housing In Ozaukee County
Wisconsin

Affordable Housing programs support 302 income based apartments in Ozaukee County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 493 affordable apartments in Ozaukee County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Ozaukee County. Go to the Wisconsin Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Ozaukee County.

Spring Harbor Senior Apartments

900 S Spring St
Port Washington, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1 BR
Affordable

Berkshire Grafton

1004 Beech St
Grafton, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Affordable

Woodwind Hills Apartments

937 Fredonia Ave
Fredonia, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Wyndmere Apartments

967 Mineral Springs Drive #1
Port Washington, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Westport Meadows

1200 Oak Ct
Port Washington, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Kendall Oaks of Saukville

405 Church Ln
Saukville, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Oakwood Apartments

10833 N Port Washington Rd
Mequon, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Norport Group Home

411 E Norport Dr
Port Washington, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Prairieview Apartments

604 W Hillcrest Rd
Saukville, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Country Harbor

411 W Chiswell St
Saukville, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Ozaukee County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Ozaukee County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Cedarburg, WI Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Cedarburg.
Affordable Housing In Fredonia, WI Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Fredonia.
Affordable Housing In Grafton, WI Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Grafton.
Affordable Housing In Mequon, WI Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Mequon.
Affordable Housing In Port Washington, WI Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Port Washington.
Affordable Housing In Saukville, WI Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Saukville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Ozaukee 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Allegiant Property Management Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Integrated Community Solutions Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Ozaukee County.

Ozaukee County, Wisconsin Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin

Ozaukee County features 302 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 Ozaukee County, Wisconsin

There are 493 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ozaukee County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Ozaukee County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Ozaukee County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $983 and $1,201.

2023 Ozaukee 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
Ozaukee County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $766 $909 $1,092 $1,374 $1,499
Ozaukee County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $689 to $843 $818 to $1,000 $983 to $1,201 $1,237 to $1,511 $1,349 to $1,649

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Ozaukee County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 795
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 302
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.3%
Average Renter Household Size 2.08
Average Household Size 2.50
Median Household Income $76,433 ±$1,494
Median Rent $845 ±$20
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.67% ± 3.83pp
Total Population 87,273

Population and Household Demographics

Ozaukee County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 87,273. There are 34,543 households in the county with an average household size of 2.50 persons. 23.3% of households in Ozaukee County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ozaukee County

The median gross income for households in Ozaukee County is $76,433 a year, or $6,369 a month. The median rent for the county is $845 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ozaukee County, a household making less than $2,817 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Ozaukee County.

Area Median Income In Ozaukee 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 Ozaukee County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,100

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 Ozaukee 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 Ozaukee County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Ozaukee County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,850 $22,650 $25,500 $28,300 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Ozaukee County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,050 $37,800 $42,500 $47,200 $51,000 $54,800 $58,550 $62,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Ozaukee County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,850 $60,400 $67,950 $75,500 $81,550 $87,600 $93,650 $99,700