Affordable Housing In Greene County
Indiana

Affordable Housing programs support 399 income based apartments in Greene County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 364 affordable apartments in Greene County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Greene County, Indiana

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Greene County.

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

Meadowbrook II Senior Apartments

1000 Meadowbrook
Linton, Indiana
$378-557
1 BR
Accessible
62+
Accessible

Shakamak Retirement Community Apartments

750 E Ohio St
Jasonville, Indiana
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Worthington Senior Apartments

240 West St
Worthington, Indiana
Income Based
Studio-1 BR
Accessible
62+

Meadow View Apartments

200 Meadowview Lane
Switz City, Indiana
Income Based
1-2 BR

Meadow Lark Senior Apartments

200 S Meadow Lark Lane
Bloomfield, Indiana
Income Based
1-2 BR
Accessible
62+

Independence Place Apartments

740 K Street #9 SE
Linton, Indiana
Affordable

Camelot Court of Linton

1620 Camelot Ct
Linton, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Prima Estates

Mulberry St
Lyons, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Biggs GC

Various Blight Elimination Program Lots Linton, IN
Linton, Indiana
Affordable

Stonview Apartments

420 S Edwards St
Worthington, Indiana
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Greene County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Greene County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Bloomfield, IN Affordable Housing programs support 5 apartment communities in Bloomfield.
Affordable Housing In Jasonville, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Jasonville.
Affordable Housing In Linton, IN Affordable Housing programs support 8 apartment communities in Linton.
Affordable Housing In Lyons, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Lyons.
Affordable Housing In Switz City, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Switz City.
Affordable Housing In Worthington, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Worthington.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Greene 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
Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Indiana Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Greene County.

Greene County, Indiana Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Greene County, Indiana

Greene County features 399 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 Greene County, Indiana

There are 364 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Greene County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Greene County, Indiana

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

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

2023 Greene 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
Greene County, Indiana Fair Market Rent $584 $632 $826 $1,132 $1,231
Greene County, Indiana Payment Standard Range $526 to $642 $569 to $695 $743 to $909 $1,019 to $1,245 $1,108 to $1,354

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Greene County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 21
Total Low Income Apartments 763
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 399
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 20.93%
Average Renter Household Size 2.56
Average Household Size 2.54
Median Household Income $45,397 ±$3,040
Median Rent $582 ±$23
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 34.57% ± 4.75pp
Total Population 32,815

Population and Household Demographics

Greene County is a county in Indiana with a population of 32,815. There are 12,798 households in the county with an average household size of 2.54 persons. 20.93% of households in Greene County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Greene County

The median gross income for households in Greene County is $45,397 a year, or $3,783 a month. The median rent for the county is $582 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Greene County, a household making less than $1,940 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34.57% of households who rent are overburdened in Greene County.

Area Median Income In Greene 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 Greene County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,100

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 Greene 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 Greene County

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