Affordable Housing In Grant County
Indiana

Affordable Housing programs support 1,229 income based apartments in Grant County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 537 affordable apartments in Grant County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Grant County, Indiana

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Grant County. Go to the Indiana Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Grant County.

Cambridge Square Marion

1525 W Timberview Dr
Marion, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted
62+

Prince Hall Plaza

3678 Prince Hall Dr
Marion, Indiana
Income Based
Studio-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Hidden Ponds Apartments

1 E. Creekside Drive
Gas City, Indiana
Call For Rent
2-4 BR
Affordable

Greentree West Apartments

418 N. Greentree Drive
Marion, Indiana
Income Based
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Prince Hall Towers

3746 Prince Hall Dr
Marion, Indiana
Income Based
1 BR
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Gaslight Apartments

111 S 3rd Street
Converse, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Hunters Run Apartments

717 E Hunters Run Drive
Marion, Indiana
Call For Rent
Studio-3 BR
Affordable

Plaza Green Apartments

939 North Park Street
Marion, Indiana
$616-708
2-3 BR
Affordable

Chambers Park

4343 S LINCOLN BLVD
Marion, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Veterans Welcome

RIVERSIDE APARTMENTS

708 N RIVER DR
Marion, Indiana
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Grant County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Grant County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Converse, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Converse.
Affordable Housing In Fairmount, IN Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Fairmount.
Affordable Housing In Gas City, IN Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Gas City.
Affordable Housing In Jonesboro, IN Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Jonesboro.
Affordable Housing In Marion, IN Affordable Housing programs support 23 apartment communities in Marion.
Affordable Housing In Upland, IN Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Upland.
Affordable Housing In Van Buren, IN Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Van Buren.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Grant 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
Peru Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Indiana Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Grant County.

Grant County, Indiana Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Grant County, Indiana

Grant County features 1,229 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 Grant County, Indiana

There are 537 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Grant County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Grant County, Indiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Grant County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Grant County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Grant County, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $743 and $909.

2023 Grant 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
Grant County, Indiana Fair Market Rent $592 $658 $826 $1,068 $1,251
Grant County, Indiana Payment Standard Range $533 to $651 $592 to $724 $743 to $909 $961 to $1,175 $1,126 to $1,376

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Grant County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 35
Total Low Income Apartments 1,766
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,229
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.33
Average Household Size 2.39
Median Household Income $40,294 ±$1,275
Median Rent $650 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.9% ± 4.14pp
Total Population 68,896

Population and Household Demographics

Grant County is a county in Indiana with a population of 68,896. There are 26,477 households in the county with an average household size of 2.39 persons. 30.31% of households in Grant County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Grant County

The median gross income for households in Grant County is $40,294 a year, or $3,358 a month. The median rent for the county is $650 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Grant County, a household making less than $2,167 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.9% of households who rent are overburdened in Grant County.

Area Median Income In Grant 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 Grant County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,800

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 Grant 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 Grant County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Grant 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 Grant 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 Grant 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