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

Riverview Apartments

151 NW Front St
Peshtigo, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Park Manor

131 W Front St
Peshtigo, Wisconsin

181 Chicago Ct

181 Chicago Ct
Peshtigo, Wisconsin
Public Housing

Peshtigo Enterprises

Oconto and Dolan Ave
Peshtigo, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
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There are 16 low-income apartments in Peshtigo that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 92 low-income homes in Peshtigo where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $296 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on November 16th, 2020. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Peshtigo, 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
Peshtigo Housing Authority Public Housing
Marinette County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Peshtigo.

Peshtigo, Wisconsin Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Peshtigo, Wisconsin

Peshtigo features 92 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 Peshtigo, Wisconsin

There are 16 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Peshtigo.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Peshtigo, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Peshtigo landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Peshtigo.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Peshtigo, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $743 and $909.

2023 Peshtigo, 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
Peshtigo, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $624 $628 $826 $1,005 $1,142
Peshtigo, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $562 to $686 $565 to $691 $743 to $909 $905 to $1,106 $1,028 to $1,256

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Peshtigo, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 108
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 92
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.26%
Average Renter Household Size 1.76
Average Household Size 2.05
Median Household Income $43,300 ±$13,905
Median Rent $645 ±$45
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.99% ± 17.34pp
Total Population 3,458

Population and Household Demographics

Peshtigo is a city in Marinette County, Wisconsin with a population of 3,458. There are 1,556 households in the city with an average household size of 2.05 persons. 41.26% of households in Peshtigo are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Peshtigo

The median gross income for households in Peshtigo is $43,300 a year, or $3,608 a month. The median rent for the city is $645 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Peshtigo, a household making less than $2,150 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.99% of households who rent are overburdened in Peshtigo.

Area Median Income In Peshtigo

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 Peshtigo, the AMI is calculated from all households within Marinette County.

In Peshtigo, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $74,100

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 Peshtigo

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 Peshtigo

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Peshtigo AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,850 $20,400 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Peshtigo AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,750 $34,000 $38,250 $42,500 $45,900 $49,300 $52,700 $56,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Peshtigo AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,600 $54,400 $61,200 $68,000 $73,450 $78,900 $84,350 $89,800