Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Alton, IL

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Madison County Public Housing Authority.

Income may not exceed 50% of the median income from the table below. The Housing Authority must provide 75 percent of vouchers to those whose income does not exceed 30% of the median income listed below.

HUD Income Limits 2022 in Alton, Illinois.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Madison County, IL$97,200Very Low Income (50%)$33,250$38,000$42,750$47,450$51,250
Extremely Low Income (30%)$19,950$22,800$25,650$28,450$32,470
Low Income (80%) $53,150$60,750$68,350$75,900$82,000

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Alton, IL

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Alton, IL. LIHTC apartment rents are not based on the tenants income. Income credit set aside brackets are selected during the apartment credit applications are used to determine the apartment rents.

The rents are based upon the Area Medium Income (AMI) and tenant based utility allowances. At least 20% of these apartments (listed below), must provide these low rates for low-income tenants.

LIHTC Maximum Rents

The maximum allowable rents are equal to 30% of the Area Medium Income (AMI), less the utility allowances.

HUD Fair Market Rents for Alton, IL Madison County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$745Estimated $223.50 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$947Estimated $284.10 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1230Estimated $369.00 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$1449Estimated $434.70 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In Alton, IL

Using the table above you can estimate what you would be paying by checking the LIHTC Maximum Rent section.

Contact these properties for openings and wait lists and price lists.

Humboldt School Housing Development

1028 E Sixth St
Alton, IL - 62002
Total Apartment Units: 44
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 44
1 Bedroom apartments 32
2 Bedroom apartments 11
Years In Service Since: 2000
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Hampton Place

1439 Pearl St
Alton, IL - 62002
Total Apartment Units: 30
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 30
3 Bedroom apartments 27
Years In Service Since: 2003
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Marian Heights Apartments

20 Marian Heights Dr
Alton, IL - 62002
Total Apartment Units: 128
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 128
1 Bedroom apartments 119
2 Bedroom apartments 9
Years In Service Since: 2003
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Alton Square Apartments

1 Woodview Ct
Alton, IL - 62002
Total Apartment Units: 42
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 42
2 Bedroom apartments 20
3 Bedroom apartments 22
Years In Service Since: 2003
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Hampton Place Extension Ii

1439 Pearl St
Alton, IL - 62002
Total Apartment Units: 26
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 26
3 Bedroom apartments 23
Years In Service Since: 2005

Alton Pointe

100 Sullivan Dr
Alton, IL - 62002
Total Apartment Units: 84
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 84
1 Bedroom apartments 8
2 Bedroom apartments 56
3 Bedroom apartments 20
Years In Service Since: 2008
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Hampton Place Three

1200 Highland Ave
Alton, IL - 62002
Total Apartment Units: 30
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 30
2 Bedroom apartments 5
3 Bedroom apartments 25
Years In Service Since: 2011


HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Alton, IL

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development provides active listings of Section 8 and Multifamily apartments. We have listed them below for you to contact. Check with them to see if they have current availabilities and/or waiting lists. With Section 8 properties, you will need a voucher. Contact the Madison County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Hampton Place 3

4 Woodview Ct
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: 618-467-8888
Total Apartment Units: 12
Type of Listing: Subsidized, No HUD Financing

Yakubian Homes

1902 Brown St
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: 618-465-0120
Total Apartment Units: 20
Type of Listing: 202/811

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.
Section 811 - Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
The Section 811 program allows persons with disabilities to live as independently as possible in the community by subsidizing rental housing

Warren Hempel Apartments

120 Manor Court
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: 618-465-0120
Total Apartment Units: 18
Type of Listing: 202/811

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.
Section 811 - Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
The Section 811 program allows persons with disabilities to live as independently as possible in the community by subsidizing rental housing

Skyline Towers

3113 Washington Ave.
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: (618)465 1940
Total Apartment Units: 158
Type of Listing: Subsidized, No HUD Financing

Marian Heights Apts

20 Marion Heights Drive
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: 618-462-0363
Total Apartment Units: 127
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously 202/81

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.

Hillcrest Apartments

1710 Muny Vista Dr
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: 618) 465-0996
Total Apartment Units: 100
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously Insure

Belle Manor

3200-02 Belle St
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: 618-465-5105
Total Apartment Units: 60
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously Insure

Alton Cmi Apartments

727 Washington Avenue
Alton, IL - 62002
Phone: 618-465-0120
Total Apartment Units: 16
Type of Listing: 202/811

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.
Section 811 - Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
The Section 811 program allows persons with disabilities to live as independently as possible in the community by subsidizing rental housing


About our Data

Our data is collected from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development data along with computations based on their rules on apartments/housing.

How does HUD housing work in Illinois?

You must qualify for the HUD apartments in the area you are searching. Then, you need to apply directly at the location or through the Public Housing Authority.