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Affordable Housing In Clark County
Indiana

29 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clark County

Yellowwood Terrace Apartments

2100 Greentree North
Clarksville, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

M. Fine on Spring

835 Spring St
Jeffersonville, Indiana
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+
Accessible

Ridgeview Apartments

102 Robyn Avenue
Henryville, Indiana

Windsor Apartments

328 Maple Dr
Charlestown, Indiana

Windsor Apartments II

314 Maple Dr
Charlestown, Indiana
Subsidized

Gardenside Terrace Coop

1060 Garden Ct
Jeffersonville, Indiana
Subsidized

Maple Leaf Apartments Charleston

228 Maple Dr
Charlestown, Indiana
Subsidized

Fairington Apartments Clarksvill

2134 Lombardy Dr
Clarksville, Indiana
Subsidized

Claysburg II Towers

1306 Wall St
Jeffersonville, Indiana
Subsidized

Ridgeview Limited

1418 Mount Zion Rd
Henryville, Indiana
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Clark County

Housing Authority Programs
Community Action of Southern Indiana Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clark County, Indiana

There are 29 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,308 affordable apartments for rent in Clark County, Indiana.

Income Based Apartments in Clark County, Indiana

Clark County features 1,565 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 Clark County, Indiana

There are 743 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clark County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clark County, Indiana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clark County, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $785 and $959.

2020 Clark County, Indiana 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
Fair Market Rent $614 $713 $872 $1,174 $1,331
Payment Standard Range $553 to $675 $642 to $784 $785 to $959 $1,057 to $1,291 $1,198 to $1,464

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clark County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 29
Total Low Income Apartments 2,308
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,565
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.88%
Average Renter Household Size 2.43
Average Household Size 2.59
Median Household Income $51,699 ±$1,510
Median Rent $755 ±$18
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.29% ± 3.65pp
Total Population 113,181

Population and Household Demographics

Clark County is a county in Indiana with a population of 113,181. There are 42,974 households in the county with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 28.88% of households in Clark County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clark County

The median gross income for households in Clark County is $51,699 a year, or $4,308 a month. The median rent for the county is $755 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clark County, a household making less than $2,517 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.29% of households who rent are overburdened in Clark County.

Area Median Income In Clark 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 Clark County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,500

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 Clark 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 Clark County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,300 $18,600 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $27,150 $31,000 $34,900 $38,750 $41,850 $44,950 $48,050 $51,150
80% of Median $43,400 $49,600 $55,800 $62,000 $67,000 $71,950 $76,900 $81,850

Cities In Clark County

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City Served By
Borden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Borden is the Community Action of Southern Indiana.
Charlestown The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Charlestown are the Housing Authority of the City of Charlestown and Community Action of Southern Indiana.
Clarksville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarksville is the Community Action of Southern Indiana.
Henryville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Henryville is the Community Action of Southern Indiana.
Jeffersonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Jeffersonville are the Jeffersonville Housing Authority and Community Action of Southern Indiana.
Memphis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Memphis is the Community Action of Southern Indiana.
New Washington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Washington is the Community Action of Southern Indiana.
Sellersburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sellersburg is the Community Action of Southern Indiana.
Utica The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Utica is the Community Action of Southern Indiana.