Affordable Housing In South Lancaster
Grant County, Wisconsin

Housing Authorities that serve South Lancaster

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in South Lancaster, Wisconsin

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in South Lancaster, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in South Lancaster, Wisconsin

South Lancaster features 0 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 South Lancaster, Wisconsin

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in South Lancaster.

Housing Choice Vouchers in South Lancaster, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in South Lancaster, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 South Lancaster, 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
South Lancaster, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $573 $577 $734 $951 $1,271
South Lancaster, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $516 to $630 $519 to $635 $661 to $807 $856 to $1,046 $1,144 to $1,398

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

South Lancaster, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
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

South Lancaster is a city in Grant 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 South Lancaster are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in South Lancaster

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

Area Median Income In South Lancaster

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 South Lancaster, the AMI is calculated from all households within Grant County.

In South Lancaster, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,400

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 South Lancaster

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 South Lancaster

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the South Lancaster AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,100 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the South Lancaster AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,150 $28,750 $32,350 $35,900 $38,800 $41,650 $44,550 $47,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the South Lancaster AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,450 $62,050 $66,650 $71,250 $75,850