Affordable Housing In LaGrange County
Indiana

Affordable Housing programs support 274 income based apartments in LaGrange County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 64 affordable apartments in LaGrange County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in LaGrange County, Indiana

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

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

Country Meadows Apartments

200 Booth Dr
Wolcottville, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Country Place Apartments

215 W South St
Lagrange, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Lagrange Villas I

320 W Factory St
Lagrange, Indiana
Affordable

Lagrange Apartments

300 S Mountain St
Lagrange, Indiana
Affordable

Lagrange Villas II

340 W Factory St
Lagrange, Indiana
Affordable

Tannery Terrace CO Justus Prop Mgmt

504 W County Line Rd
Wolcottville, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Topeka Trace Apartments

325 North St
Topeka, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Kandlewick Phase II

655 E. Middlebury
Shipshewana, Indiana

Kandlewick Phase I

655 E. Middlebury
Shipshewana, Indiana

Lake Bei Der Bank Pk Housing & Mgt Co

214 Morrow Avenue
Topeka, Indiana
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Affordable Housing In LaGrange County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near LaGrange County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Lagrange, IN Affordable Housing programs support 5 apartment communities in Lagrange.
Affordable Housing In Shipshewana, IN Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Shipshewana.
Affordable Housing In Topeka, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Topeka.
Affordable Housing In Wolcottville, IN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Wolcottville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving LaGrange 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
Brightpoint Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Indiana Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near LaGrange County.

LaGrange County, Indiana Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in LaGrange County, Indiana

LaGrange County features 274 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 LaGrange County, Indiana

There are 64 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in LaGrange County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in LaGrange County, Indiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay LaGrange County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in LaGrange County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in LaGrange County, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $746 and $912.

2023 LaGrange 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
LaGrange County, Indiana Fair Market Rent $578 $630 $829 $1,143 $1,150
LaGrange County, Indiana Payment Standard Range $520 to $636 $567 to $693 $746 to $912 $1,029 to $1,257 $1,035 to $1,265

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

LaGrange County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 338
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 274
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 18.82%
Average Renter Household Size 2.84
Average Household Size 3.22
Median Household Income $49,964 ±$1,347
Median Rent $665 ±$44
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31.23% ± 5.69pp
Total Population 38,084

Population and Household Demographics

LaGrange County is a county in Indiana with a population of 38,084. There are 11,719 households in the county with an average household size of 3.22 persons. 18.82% of households in LaGrange County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in LaGrange County

The median gross income for households in LaGrange County is $49,964 a year, or $4,164 a month. The median rent for the county is $665 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In LaGrange County, a household making less than $2,217 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.23% of households who rent are overburdened in LaGrange County.

Area Median Income In LaGrange 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 LaGrange County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $80,300

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 LaGrange 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 LaGrange County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the LaGrange County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,700 $19,050 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the LaGrange County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,800 $31,800 $35,750 $39,700 $42,900 $46,100 $49,250 $52,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the LaGrange County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,450 $50,800 $57,150 $63,500 $68,600 $73,700 $78,750 $83,850