Athens, IL Low Income Housing

We list 10 Low Income Apartment complexes in or near Athens, IL

Our listings include:
1. Privately owned subsidized housing apartments.
2. Public Housing apartments. These are owned by the state. They are affordable rentals for families who are low income, seniors, or disabled. We list the local housing authorities. They may have information on how to help you with your rental payments.
3. Housing Choice Voucher aka Section 8 listings. Contact your public housing authority to apply. Note: Most of these Section 8 lists are closed or have extended waiting lists.

We display monthly rates for the apartments when possible. Most of subsidized apartments base the rent on income, therefore, you will need to contact the apartment directly for rates. We list all pertinent contact information.



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Less than 1/4 of all HUD eligible households receive housing due to the current shortage of available housing. 2013 Harvard's Joint Center for Housing

HUD Fair Market Rent For Athens, Illinois - Menard County

Studio Apartments
$627

One Bedroom Apartments
$802

Two Bedroom Apartments
$1001

Three Bedroom Apartments
$1086

There are 10 Affordable Apartment Complexes in or near Athens, IL

Menard County Housing Authority - Petersburg

101 W Sheridan Road
Petersburg, IL - 62675
(217) 632-7723
Listing Location: 8.95 miles from Athens

menard county housing authority provides housing assistance to low income residents through the management of programs such as low rent public housing and the housing choice voucher program - section 8. These programs are income based and the eligibility requirements are set by hud. There may be waiting lists for vouchers or rentals due to the overwhelming need for housing assistance and at times these lists may close to new applicants based on the size of and length of wait on the lists. If you are in need of assistance in the area please contact the housing authority directly to obtain more information about eligibility requirements, availability of vouchers or rentals, the status of any waiting lists and their application procedures.

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Springfield Cmi Housing - Springfield

2101 E Watch Ave
Springfield, IL - 62702
(217) 525-4777x
Listing Location: 11.59 miles from Athens

Springfield cmi housing is a disabled low income housing apartment subsidized by the federal governments hud (housing and urban development division). contact springfield cmi housing for complete details on the current vacancies and housing applications.

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Capitol Retirement Village - Springfield

500 North Bruns Lane
Springfield, IL - 62702
217-546-9700
Listing Location: 12.14 miles from Athens

Capitol retirement village is a low income housing apartment subsidized by the federal governments hud (housing and urban development division). Contact capitol retirement village for complete details on the current vacancies and housing applications.

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Sangamon Towers - Springfield

424 N 4th St
Springfield, IL - 62702
(217) 525-3802
Listing Location: 12.35 miles from Athens

Sangamon towers is a senior low income housing apartment subsidized by the federal governments hud (housing and urban development division). contact sangamon towers for complete details on the current vacancies and housing applications.

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Lincoln Court Apartments - IL - Riverton

1005 E Lincoln Street
Riverton, IL - 62561
(217) 629-8655
Listing Location: 12.46 miles from Athens

lincoln court apartments offers 20 low income one and two bedroom units. This is a low income housing tax credit community and will have rent and income restrictions based on the area median income.given the demand for low income housing, there may be a waiting list. if this listing is incorrect, please contact us using the form below.

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Village Apartments of Riverton - Riverton

1007 E Lincoln Street
Riverton, IL - 62561
(217) 629-8655
Listing Location: 12.46 miles from Athens

village apartments of riverton offers 12 low income one and two bedroom units. This is a low income housing tax credit community and will have rent and income restrictions based on the area median income.given the demand for low income housing, there may be a waiting list. if this listing is incorrect, please contact us using the form below.

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Washington Plaza - Springfield

2301 W Washington Rd
Springfield, IL - 62702
(217)787-5052
Listing Location: 12.51 miles from Athens

Washington plaza is a senior low income housing apartment subsidized by the federal governments hud (housing and urban development division). contact washington plaza for complete details on the current vacancies and housing applications.

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Near North Village - Springfield

401 E. Jefferson Street
Springfield, IL - 62701
(217) 525-2505
Listing Location: 12.52 miles from Athens

Near north village is a senior low income housing apartment subsidized by the federal governments hud (housing and urban development division). contact near north village for complete details on the current vacancies and housing applications.

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Springfield Housing Authority - Springfield

200 North 11th Street
Springfield, IL - 62703
(217) 753-5757
Listing Location: 12.62 miles from Athens

springfield housing authority provides housing assistance to low income residents through the management of programs such as low rent public housing and the housing choice voucher program - section 8. These programs are income based and the eligibility guidelines are set by hud. There may be waiting lists for these rentals or vouchers due to the overwhelming need for housing assistance and at times these lists may close to new applicants based on the size of and the length of wait on the lists. If you are in need of assistance please contact the housing authority directly to obtain more information about eligibility requirements, availability of rentals or vouchers, the status of any waiting lists and their application procedures. Their office is available monday - friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm to assist you. 

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Illinois Assistive Technology Program - Springfield

1 West Old State Capitol Plaza,
Springfield, IL -
217-522-7985-113
Listing Location: 12.63 miles from Athens

This is a hud approved housing counseling agency. Contact them for assistance for the following: fair housing pre-purchase education workshopsfinancial managementbudget counselinghome improvement and rehabilitation counselingmortgage delinquency and default resolution counselingnon-delinquency post purchase workshops for homeownerspre-purchase counselingpre-purchase homebuyer education workshopspredatory lending education workshopsrental housing counseling languages spoken at housing agency: english

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