Affordable Housing In Allen County
Indiana

93 Low Income Apartment Communities In Allen County

Cameron Court II Apartments

10637 Seiler Rd
New Haven, Indiana
$306-840
1-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Centennial Townhomes

7936 Serenity Dr
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Edsall House

310 W Berry St
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Richfield Apartments Fort Wayne

4737 Heatherwind Dr
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Wesley Park Apartments

1304 Wesley Rd
Auburn, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Skyline Tower Apartments

855 Webster St
Fort Wayne, Indiana
$758-2,319
Studio-3 BR

East Central Towers

905 E Washington Blvd
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized
62+

Cameron Court Apartments I

10637 Seiler Rd
New Haven, Indiana
$306-840
1-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Fairington Apartments Fort Wayne

4931 Fairington Dr
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Maple Tree Apartments

1405 W 18th St
La Porte, Indiana
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Allen County

Housing Authority Programs
Brightpoint Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Other Housing Authorities located in Allen County

Housing Authority Programs
Fort Wayne Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)
Decatur Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Allen County, Indiana

There are 93 low income housing apartment communities offering 6,965 affordable apartments for rent in Allen County, Indiana.

Income Based Apartments in Allen County, Indiana

Allen County features 3,397 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 Allen County, Indiana

There are 3,388 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Allen County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Allen County, Indiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Allen County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Allen County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Allen County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 93
Total Low Income Apartments 6,965
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 3,397
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.15%
Average Renter Household Size 2.29
Average Household Size 2.55
Median Household Income $49,092 ±$839
Median Rent $682 ±$8
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.04% ± 1.67pp
Total Population 363,453

Population and Household Demographics

Allen County is a County in Indiana with a population of 363,453. There are 140,536 households in the county with an average household size of 2.55 persons. 31.15% of households in Allen County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Allen County

The median gross income for households in Allen County is $49,092 a year, or $4,091 a month. The median rent for the county is $682 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Allen County, a household making less than $2,273 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.04% of households who rent are overburdened in Allen County.1

Area Median Income In Allen 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 Allen County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,800

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 Allen 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 Allen County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,500 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $24,100 $27,550 $31,000 $34,400 $37,200 $39,950 $42,700 $45,450
80% of Median $38,550 $44,050 $49,550 $55,050 $59,500 $63,900 $68,300 $72,700

Cities In Allen County

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City Listings Served By
Fort Wayne 61 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fort Wayne is the Fort Wayne Housing Authority.
Garrett 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Garrett is the Brightpoint.
Waterloo 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Waterloo is the Brightpoint.
Westville 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Westville is the Brightpoint.
Butler 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Butler is the Brightpoint.
Ashley 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ashley is the Brightpoint.
Auburn 10 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Auburn is the Brightpoint.
New Haven 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Haven is the Brightpoint.
Kingsford Heights 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kingsford Heights is the Brightpoint.
Monroeville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monroeville is the Brightpoint.
Hamilton 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hamilton is the Brightpoint.
Grabill 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grabill is the Brightpoint.
Woodburn 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodburn is the Brightpoint.
Harlan 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Harlan is the Brightpoint.
Hoagland 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hoagland is the Brightpoint.
Huntertown 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Huntertown is the Brightpoint.
Leo Cedarville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leo Cedarville is the Brightpoint.
Zanesville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Zanesville is the Brightpoint.
Leo-Cedarville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leo-Cedarville is the Brightpoint.