Affordable Housing In Jasonville
Greene County, Indiana

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Jasonville

Shakamak Good Samaritan Apartments

750 E Ohio St
Jasonville, IN
Elderly Supportive Housing

Woodview I and II Parkview IIi

408 S Park St
Jasonville, IN
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Housing Authorities that serve Jasonville

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Jasonville Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Jasonville, Indiana

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 183 affordable apartments for rent in Jasonville, Indiana.

Income Based Apartments in Jasonville, Indiana

Jasonville features 23 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 Jasonville, Indiana

There are 160 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jasonville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jasonville, Indiana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Jasonville, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.

2020 Jasonville, 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 $491 $585 $714 $890 $1,254
Payment Standard Range $442 to $540 $527 to $644 $643 to $785 $801 to $979 $1,129 to $1,379

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Jasonville, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 183
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 23
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.53%
Average Renter Household Size 2.49
Average Household Size 2.55
Median Household Income $29,109 ±$2,255
Median Rent $612 ±$73
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.15% ± 15.17pp
Total Population 2,370

Population and Household Demographics

Jasonville is a City in Greene County, Indiana with a population of 2,370. There are 911 households in the city with an average household size of 2.55 persons. 29.53% of households in Jasonville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Jasonville

The median gross income for households in Jasonville is $29,109 a year, or $2,426 a month. The median rent for the city is $612 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jasonville, a household making less than $2,040 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.15% of households who rent are overburdened in Jasonville.1

Area Median Income In Jasonville

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Jasonville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Greene County.

In Jasonville, 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 Jasonville

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 Jasonville HUD Rental Assistance in Jasonville

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