Affordable Housing In Jennings County
7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Jennings County
Housing Authorities that serve Jennings County
|Housing Authority of the County of Jennings||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
|Ohio Valley Opportunities||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Mainstream Voucher|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Jennings County, Indiana
There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 793 affordable apartments for rent in Jennings County, Indiana.
Income Based Apartments in Jennings County, Indiana
Jennings County features 567 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 Jennings County, Indiana
There are 226 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jennings County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Jennings County, Indiana
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Jennings County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Jennings County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Jennings County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||7|
|Total Low Income Apartments||793|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||567|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||24.25%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.70|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Median Household Income||$44,736 ±$2,657|
|Median Rent||$696 ±$51|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||37.25% ± 7.15pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Jennings County is a County in Indiana with a population of 28,113. There are 10,607 households in the county with an average household size of 2.62 persons. 24.25% of households in Jennings County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Jennings County
The median gross income for households in Jennings County is $44,736 a year, or $3,728 a month. The median rent for the county is $696 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jennings County, a household making less than $2,320 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.25% of households who rent are overburdened in Jennings County.1
Area Median Income In Jennings 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 Jennings County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,600
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 Jennings 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 Jennings 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|
Cities In Jennings County
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|North Vernon||7||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve North Vernon are the Housing Authority of the County of Jennings and Ohio Valley Opportunities.|
|Butlerville||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Butlerville is the Ohio Valley Opportunities.|
|Country Squire Lakes||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Country Squire Lakes is the Ohio Valley Opportunities.|
|Hayden||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hayden is the Ohio Valley Opportunities.|
|Scipio||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Scipio is the Ohio Valley Opportunities.|
|Vernon||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Vernon is the Ohio Valley Opportunities.|