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Affordable Housing In White County
Indiana

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In White County

Canterbury House Apartments - Monticello

1101 Foxwood Ct
Monticello, Indiana
$440-685
1-3 BR

Monon Senior Citizens I

302 W Harrison St
Monon, Indiana
Subsidized

Chestnut Village

421 Chestnut St
Monticello, Indiana
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Twin Lakes Senior Citizens

205 E Fisher St
Monticello, Indiana
Subsidized

Prairie Manor Wolcott Comm Housin

204 E Market St
Wolcott, Indiana

Prairieland Community Housing

200 N Clawill St
Brookston, Indiana
Subsidized

Community Church

S 2nd and E Walnut St
Chalmers, Indiana
Subsidized

Oakview Apartments

10 Oakview Drive
Monticello, Indiana

Brookston Duplexes

8th Street and Brackney Street
Brookston, Indiana

Olde Mill Apts

100 Spencer St.
Monticello, Indiana
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Housing Authorities that serve White County

Housing Authority Programs
Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in White County, Indiana

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 305 affordable apartments for rent in White County, Indiana.

Income Based Apartments in White County, Indiana

White County features 213 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 White County, Indiana

There are 92 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in White County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in White County, Indiana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in White County, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $677 and $827.

2021 White 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
Fair Market Rent $526 $571 $752 $1,016 $1,020
Payment Standard Range $473 to $579 $514 to $628 $677 to $827 $914 to $1,118 $918 to $1,122

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

White County, IN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 305
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 213
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.62%
Average Renter Household Size 2.49
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $52,154 ±$3,438
Median Rent $681 ±$18
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.48% ± 7.48pp
Total Population 24,388

Population and Household Demographics

White County is a county in Indiana with a population of 24,388. There are 9,513 households in the county with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 22.62% of households in White County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in White County

The median gross income for households in White County is $52,154 a year, or $4,346 a month. The median rent for the county is $681 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In White County, a household making less than $2,270 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.48% of households who rent are overburdened in White County.

Area Median Income In White 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 White County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,200

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 White 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 White County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,900 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $43,700
50% of Median $23,200 $26,500 $29,800 $33,100 $35,750 $38,400 $41,050 $43,700
80% of Median $37,100 $42,400 $47,700 $52,950 $57,200 $61,450 $65,700 $69,900

Cities In White County

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City Served By
Brookston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brookston is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Buffalo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buffalo is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Burnettsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burnettsville is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Chalmers The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chalmers is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Idaville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Idaville is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Monon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monon is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Monticello The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monticello is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Norway The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Norway is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Reynolds The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Reynolds is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.
Wolcott The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wolcott is the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs Inc.