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Westridge Apartments

3101 86th St
Sturtevant, Wisconsin

M01.81406.199.068 8800 Shannon Lane

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There are 11 low-income apartments in Sturtevant that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 24 low-income homes in Sturtevant where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $427 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Sturtevant, 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
Racine County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH)
Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Sturtevant.

Sturtevant, Wisconsin Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Sturtevant, Wisconsin

Sturtevant features 24 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 Sturtevant, Wisconsin

There are 11 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Sturtevant.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Sturtevant, Wisconsin

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Sturtevant, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $919 and $1,123.

2023 Sturtevant, 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
Sturtevant, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $683 $778 $1,021 $1,329 $1,490
Sturtevant, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $615 to $751 $700 to $856 $919 to $1,123 $1,196 to $1,462 $1,341 to $1,639

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Sturtevant, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 35
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.3%
Average Renter Household Size 2.47
Average Household Size 2.47
Median Household Income $62,973 ±$5,120
Median Rent $966 ±$108
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.5% ± 11.6pp
Total Population 6,983

Population and Household Demographics

Sturtevant is a city in Racine County, Wisconsin with a population of 6,983. There are 2,072 households in the city with an average household size of 2.47 persons. 29.3% of households in Sturtevant are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Sturtevant

The median gross income for households in Sturtevant is $62,973 a year, or $5,248 a month. The median rent for the city is $966 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Sturtevant, a household making less than $3,220 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.5% of households who rent are overburdened in Sturtevant.

Area Median Income In Sturtevant

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 Sturtevant, the AMI is calculated from all households within Racine County.

In Sturtevant, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $92,900

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 Sturtevant

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 Sturtevant

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Sturtevant AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,200 $21,950 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Sturtevant AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$32,000 $36,600 $41,150 $45,700 $49,400 $53,050 $56,700 $60,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Sturtevant AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$51,200 $58,500 $65,800 $73,100 $78,950 $84,800 $90,650 $96,500