Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Marion, IL

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Williamson 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 2023 in Marion, IL.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2023Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Williamson County, IL$82,900Very Low Income (50%)$36,950$41,050$44,350$47,650$50,950
Extremely Low Income (30%)$24,860$30,000$35,140$40,280$45,420
Low Income (80%) $59,150$65,700$71,000$76,250$81,500

Williamson County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in Williamson County. Using the chart above, if you qualify as low income (Very Low Income OR Extremely Low Income), we recommend that you visit your local housing authority. They should be your first stop for housing and rental assistance programs.
1. To get on the waiting list for Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8), visit the links provided below to the closest Williamson County housing authority to your city in your city.
2. You can also visit the Housing Authority for other low income housing programs with rent assistance.

Williamson County Housing Authority

300 Hickory Street
Carterville, IL - 62918
Williamson County
Website: http://ilwcha.com/
Phone Number: (618) 985-2422

Housing Authority of the City of Marion

501 North Market Street
Marion, IL - 62959
Williamson County
Website: http://www.marionhousing.org/
Phone Number: (618) 997-1258

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

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Marion, 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 Marion, IL Williamson County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$635Estimated $190.50 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$836Estimated $250.80 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1097Estimated $329.10 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$1353Estimated $405.90 - utility allowance

Available LIHTC Properties In Marion, 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.

Shawnee Village

1304 W Blvd St
Marion, IL - 62959
Total Apartment Units: 6
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 6
1 Bedroom apartments 4
2 Bedroom apartments 2

Chesapeake Apartments

202 Chesapeake Dr
Marion, IL - 62959
Total Apartment Units: 24
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 24
2 Bedroom apartments 24
Years In Service Since: 1995

Little Egypt Estates

1600 Morgan Ave
Marion, IL - 62959
Total Apartment Units: 42
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 42
1 Bedroom apartments 6
2 Bedroom apartments 30
3 Bedroom apartments 6
Years In Service Since: 2005

River To River Community Of Marion

1515 E Deyoung St
Marion, IL - 62959
Total Apartment Units: 50
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 50
1 Bedroom apartments 37
2 Bedroom apartments 5
Years In Service Since: 2011

HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Marion, 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 Williamson County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Shawnee Village

1412 Shawneed Drive
Marion, IL - 62959
Phone: (618) 933-3186
Total Apartment Units: 120
Type of Listing: Subsidized, No HUD Financing

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 IL?

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.