Affordable Housing In Fulton County
Indiana

Affordable Housing programs support 104 income based apartments in Fulton County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 56 affordable apartments in Fulton County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Fulton County, Indiana

There are three Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists open in Fulton County.

Go to the Indiana Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Fulton County.

Akron Garden Senior Apartments

401 N. Virgil
Akron, Indiana
1 BR
Accessible
62+

Arbor Woods Apartments

500 Mitchell Dr
Rochester, Indiana
Affordable

Station House Apartments Kathy Richards Mgmt

502 S Logan St
Kewanna, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Oakwood Apartments Landmark Management

433 E 18th St
Rochester, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Kewanna Village Justus Property

115 E Maple St
Kewanna, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Greenlawn Place

407 E. Rural St.
Akron, Indiana
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Affordable Housing In Fulton County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Fulton County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Akron, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Akron.
Affordable Housing In Kewanna, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Kewanna.
Affordable Housing In Rochester, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Rochester.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Fulton County, Indiana

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.

Housing Authority Programs
Fulton County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Brightpoint Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Indiana Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Fulton County.

Fulton County, Indiana Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Fulton County, Indiana

Fulton County features 104 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 Fulton County, Indiana

There are 56 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fulton County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fulton County, Indiana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fulton County, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $749 and $915.

2023 Fulton 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
Fulton County, Indiana Fair Market Rent $580 $639 $832 $1,013 $1,118
Fulton County, Indiana Payment Standard Range $522 to $638 $575 to $703 $749 to $915 $912 to $1,114 $1,006 to $1,230

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Fulton County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 160
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 104
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.06%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Average Household Size 2.55
Median Household Income $45,332 ±$2,731
Median Rent $616 ±$21
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.7% ± 9.53pp
Total Population 20,527

Population and Household Demographics

Fulton County is a county in Indiana with a population of 20,527. There are 7,963 households in the county with an average household size of 2.55 persons. 23.06% of households in Fulton County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fulton County

The median gross income for households in Fulton County is $45,332 a year, or $3,778 a month. The median rent for the county is $616 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fulton County, a household making less than $2,053 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.7% of households who rent are overburdened in Fulton County.

Area Median Income In Fulton 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 Fulton County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,900

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 Fulton 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 Fulton County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Fulton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,650 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Fulton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$26,100 $29,800 $33,550 $37,250 $40,250 $43,250 $46,200 $49,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Fulton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,750 $47,700 $53,650 $59,600 $64,400 $69,150 $73,950 $78,700