Affordable Housing In Steuben County
Indiana

Affordable Housing programs support 377 income based apartments in Steuben County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 134 affordable apartments in Steuben County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Steuben County, Indiana

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

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

Angola Manor

520 N Williams St
Angola, Indiana
Affordable

Pleasant View Apartments

520 N William Street
Angola, Indiana

Lakeland Apartments

201 W Fox Lake Rd
Angola, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Pioneer Lodge II

1418 Beckland Dr
Angola, Indiana
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Terrace Ridge Apartments

Us Hwy 20 And S 290th W
Angola, Indiana
Affordable

Elliott Manor

617 Williams St
Angola, Indiana

Brockville Commons

200 W Spring St
Fremont, Indiana

Orland Manor Deardorf Property

6060 N Market St
Orland, Indiana
Rent Assisted

St Charles Apartments Deardorf Property

717 W North St
Fremont, Indiana
Rent Assisted

Fairmont Villas

2950 E Follett Ln
Fremont, Indiana
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Steuben County

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City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Angola, IN Affordable Housing programs support 7 apartment communities in Angola.
Affordable Housing In Fremont, IN Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Fremont.
Affordable Housing In Orland, IN Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Orland.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Steuben 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 Steuben County.

Steuben County, Indiana Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Steuben County, Indiana

Steuben County features 377 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 Steuben County, Indiana

There are 134 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Steuben County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Steuben County, Indiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Steuben County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Steuben County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Steuben County, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $828 and $1,012.

2023 Steuben 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
Steuben County, Indiana Fair Market Rent $661 $708 $920 $1,120 $1,236
Steuben County, Indiana Payment Standard Range $595 to $727 $637 to $779 $828 to $1,012 $1,008 to $1,232 $1,112 to $1,360

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Steuben County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 531
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 377
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.45%
Average Renter Household Size 2.29
Average Household Size 2.44
Median Household Income $48,472 ±$2,487
Median Rent $674 ±$42
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.06% ± 6.09pp
Total Population 34,267

Population and Household Demographics

Steuben County is a county in Indiana with a population of 34,267. There are 13,485 households in the county with an average household size of 2.44 persons. 22.45% of households in Steuben County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Steuben County

The median gross income for households in Steuben County is $48,472 a year, or $4,039 a month. The median rent for the county is $674 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Steuben County, a household making less than $2,247 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.06% of households who rent are overburdened in Steuben County.

Area Median Income In Steuben 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 Steuben County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,800

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 Steuben 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 Steuben County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Steuben County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,350 $18,700 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Steuben County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,300 $31,200 $35,100 $38,950 $42,100 $45,200 $48,300 $51,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Steuben County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$43,650 $49,850 $56,100 $62,300 $67,300 $72,300 $77,300 $82,250