Affordable Housing In Kosciusko County
14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Kosciusko County
Housing Authorities that serve Kosciusko County
|Brightpoint||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Kosciusko County, Indiana
There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 584 affordable apartments for rent in Kosciusko County, Indiana.
Income Based Apartments in Kosciusko County, Indiana
Kosciusko County features 251 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 Kosciusko County, Indiana
There are 333 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Kosciusko County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Kosciusko County, Indiana
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Kosciusko County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Kosciusko County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Kosciusko County, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $715 and $873.
2021 Kosciusko 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|
|Kosciusko County, Indiana Fair Market Rent||$569||$657||$794||$1,030||$1,083|
|Kosciusko County, Indiana Payment Standard Range||$512 to $626||$591 to $723||$715 to $873||$927 to $1,133||$975 to $1,191|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Kosciusko County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||14|
|Total Low Income Apartments||584|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||251|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||23.5%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.44|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Median Household Income||$52,821 ±$1,366|
|Median Rent||$714 ±$33|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||32.68% ± 4.03pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Kosciusko County is a county in Indiana with a population of 77,983. There are 29,586 households in the county with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 23.5% of households in Kosciusko County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Kosciusko County
The median gross income for households in Kosciusko County is $52,821 a year, or $4,402 a month. The median rent for the county is $714 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Kosciusko County, a household making less than $2,380 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.68% of households who rent are overburdened in Kosciusko County.
Area Median Income In Kosciusko 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 Kosciusko County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,600
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 Kosciusko 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 Kosciusko County
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Kosciusko County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Kosciusko County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Kosciusko County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
Cities In Kosciusko County
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|Burket||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burket is the Brightpoint.|
|Claypool||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Claypool is the Brightpoint.|
|Etna Green||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Etna Green is the Brightpoint.|
|Leesburg||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leesburg is the Brightpoint.|
|Mentone||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mentone is the Brightpoint.|
|Milford||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milford is the Brightpoint.|
|North Webster||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Webster is the Brightpoint.|
|Pierceton||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pierceton is the Brightpoint.|
|Sidney||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sidney is the Brightpoint.|
|Silver Lake||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Silver Lake is the Brightpoint.|
|Syracuse||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Syracuse is the Brightpoint.|
|Warsaw||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Warsaw are the Warsaw Housing Authority and Brightpoint.|
|Winona Lake||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Winona Lake is the Brightpoint.|