Affordable Housing In Greene County
Indiana

19 Low Income Apartment Communities In Greene County

Lyco Inc

525 W Broad St
Lyons, IN
HCV Welcome
Subsidized

102 N Franklin St

102 N Franklin St
Bloomfield, IN

588 1st St NW

588 1st St NW
Linton, IN

Village Apartments of Bloomfield

432 W Turner St
Bloomfield, IN

Meadow View Senior Apartments ( Sc )

S Charlotte Ave
Switz City, IN

Bloomfield Apartments

N John St
Bloomfield, IN
HCV Welcome

Woodview I and II Parkview IIi

408 S Park St
Jasonville, IN

Linton Senior Apartments

East St
Linton, IN
HCV Welcome

Parkview Apartments II

970 I St NE
Linton, IN

Housing Authorities that serve Greene County

Housing Authority Programs
Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Other Housing Authorities located in Greene County

Housing Authority Programs
Bloomfield Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Linton Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Jasonville Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Greene County, Indiana

There are 19 low income housing apartment communities offering 723 affordable apartments for rent in Greene County, Indiana. Greene County features 359 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 364 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Greene County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Greene County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 19
Total Low Income Apartments 723
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 359
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.1

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 $61,100

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 Greene County HUD Rental Assistance in Greene County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,550 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $42,600
50% of Median $22,600 $25,800 $29,050 $32,250 $34,850 $37,450 $40,000 $42,600
80% of Median $36,150 $41,300 $46,450 $51,600 $55,750 $59,900 $64,000 $68,150
Fair Market Rents in Greene County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$491 $585 $714 $890 $1,254

Cities In Greene County

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City Listings Served By
Lyons 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lyons is the Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation.
Linton 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Linton is the Linton Housing Authority.
Bloomfield 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bloomfield is the Bloomfield Housing Authority.
Worthington 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Worthington is the Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation.
Jasonville 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jasonville is the Housing Authority of the City of Jasonville.
Switz City 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Switz City is the Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation.
Newberry 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Newberry is the Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation.
Owensburg 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Owensburg is the Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation.
Scotland 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Scotland is the Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation.