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Affordable Housing In Ozaukee County
Wisconsin

17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Ozaukee County

Woodwind Hills Apartments

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

Wyndmere Apartments

967 Mineral Springs Drive #1
Port Washington, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Westport Meadows

1200 Oak Ct
Port Washington, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Kendall Oaks of Saukville

405 Church Ln
Saukville, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Oakwood Apartments

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

Norport Group Home

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

Prairieview Apartments

604 W Hillcrest Rd
Saukville, Wisconsin
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Country Harbor

411 W Chiswell St
Saukville, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Manchester Heights

642 Maple St
Grafton, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Breeze Cove Apartments

1565 W Portview Dr
Port Washington, Wisconsin

Housing Authorities that serve Ozaukee County

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)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin

There are 17 low income housing apartment communities offering 755 affordable apartments for rent in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin.

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 453 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 $876 and $1,070.

2021 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 $663 $803 $973 $1,242 $1,362
Ozaukee County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $597 to $729 $723 to $883 $876 to $1,070 $1,118 to $1,366 $1,226 to $1,498

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Ozaukee County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 17
Total Low Income Apartments 755
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 $84,400

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.
$17,750 $20,250 $22,800 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
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.
$29,550 $33,800 $38,000 $42,200 $45,600 $49,000 $52,350 $55,750
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.
$47,250 $54,000 $60,750 $67,500 $72,900 $78,300 $83,700 $89,100

Cities In Ozaukee County

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City Served By
Belgium The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Belgium are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Cedarburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cedarburg are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Fredonia The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Fredonia are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Grafton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Grafton are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Mequon The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mequon are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Newburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Newburg are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Port Washington The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Port Washington are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Saukville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Saukville are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Thiensville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Thiensville are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.
Waubeka The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Waubeka are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Integrated Community Solutions.