Affordable Housing In Pike County
Illinois

6 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pike County

Dogwood Properties L.P.

415 N Oak St
Griggsville, Illinois
Subsidized

Dogwood Properties

405 N Oak St
Griggsville, Illinois
Subsidized

Dogwood Properties, Lp

1625 Federal
Perry, Illinois
Subsidized

Squier Bros. Prop.

505 N Main St
Pleasant Hill, Illinois
Subsidized

Pittsfield Apartments

532 Piper Ln
Pittsfield, Illinois
Subsidized

Pittsfield

530 E Adams St
Pittsfield, Illinois
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Pike County, Illinois

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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Pike County, Illinois

Housing Authority Programs
Pike County Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pike County, Illinois

There are 6 low income housing apartment communities offering 357 affordable apartments for rent in Pike County, Illinois.

Income Based Apartments in Pike County, Illinois

Pike County features 357 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 Pike County, Illinois

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pike County, Illinois

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pike County, Illinois for a two-bedroom apartment is between $662 and $809.

2022 Pike County, Illinois 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
Pike County, Illinois Fair Market Rent $555 $559 $735 $909 $997
Pike County, Illinois Payment Standard Range $500 to $611 $503 to $615 $662 to $809 $818 to $1,000 $897 to $1,097

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pike County, IL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 357
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 357
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.54%
Average Renter Household Size 2.15
Average Household Size 2.34
Median Household Income $40,588 ±$1,689
Median Rent $517 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 29.83% ± 6.77pp
Total Population 16,144

Population and Household Demographics

Pike County is a county in Illinois with a population of 16,144. There are 6,677 households in the county with an average household size of 2.34 persons. 22.54% of households in Pike County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pike County

The median gross income for households in Pike County is $40,588 a year, or $3,382 a month. The median rent for the county is $517 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pike County, a household making less than $1,723 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 29.83% of households who rent are overburdened in Pike County.

Area Median Income In Pike County

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.

In Pike County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,500

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 Pike County

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 Pike County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pike County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,250 $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 Pike County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,800 $27,200 $30,600 $33,950 $36,700 $39,400 $42,100 $44,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pike County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,050 $43,450 $48,900 $54,300 $58,650 $63,000 $67,350 $71,700

Cities In Pike County

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City Served By
Barry The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Barry is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Baylis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Baylis is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Detroit The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Detroit is the Pike County Housing Authority.
El Dara The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves El Dara is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Florence The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Florence is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Griggsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Griggsville is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Hull The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hull is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Kinderhook The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kinderhook is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Milton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milton is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Nebo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nebo is the Pike County Housing Authority.
New Canton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Canton is the Pike County Housing Authority.
New Salem The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Salem is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Pearl The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pearl is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Perry The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Perry is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Pittsfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pittsfield is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Pleasant Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pleasant Hill is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Time The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Time is the Pike County Housing Authority.
Valley City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Valley City is the Pike County Housing Authority.