Affordable Housing In Paoli
Orange County, Indiana

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Paoli

Paoli Country Place Apartments

199 W. Wainwright
Paoli, Indiana
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Paoli Height Apartments

176 East Hospital Road
Paoli, Indiana

Camelot Court of Paoli

112 Linden St
Paoli, Indiana

Windsor Manor Apartments

1200 N Daniel Ln
Paoli, Indiana
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Housing Authorities that serve Paoli

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Paoli, Indiana

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 166 affordable apartments for rent in Paoli, Indiana.

Income Based Apartments in Paoli, Indiana

Paoli features 142 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 Paoli, Indiana

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Paoli.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Paoli, Indiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Paoli landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Paoli.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Paoli, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $659 and $805.

2021 Paoli, 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
Paoli, Indiana Fair Market Rent $512 $563 $732 $999 $1,267
Paoli, Indiana Payment Standard Range $461 to $563 $507 to $619 $659 to $805 $899 to $1,099 $1,140 to $1,394

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Paoli, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 166
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 142
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.88%
Average Renter Household Size 1.88
Average Household Size 2.40
Median Household Income $31,971 ±$9,483
Median Rent $543 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.41% ± 13pp
Total Population 3,852

Population and Household Demographics

Paoli is a city in Orange County, Indiana with a population of 3,852. There are 1,517 households in the city with an average household size of 2.40 persons. 33.88% of households in Paoli are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Paoli

The median gross income for households in Paoli is $31,971 a year, or $2,664 a month. The median rent for the city is $543 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Paoli, a household making less than $1,810 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.41% of households who rent are overburdened in Paoli.

Area Median Income In Paoli

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 Paoli, the AMI is calculated from all households within Orange County.

In Paoli, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,700

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 Paoli

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 Paoli

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Paoli AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,050 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Paoli AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,400 $26,750 $30,100 $33,400 $36,100 $38,750 $41,450 $44,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Paoli AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,450 $42,800 $48,150 $53,450 $57,750 $62,050 $66,300 $70,600