Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Winslow, IN

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Ginger Hills Apartments

414 Factory Street, Winslow, Indiana 47598

Ginger Hills CO : Tina Squires

410 W Factory St, Winslow, Indiana 47598

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Open Until Further Notice

Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Ayat Elkarib

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Winslow, Indiana
$9.09 (+125%) more than Indiana minimum wage and $9.09 (+125%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Winslow, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Winslow, Indiana.

Go to the Indiana Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Winslow.

How many renters live in Winslow, Indiana?

The City of Winslow has 729 people living in 346 households.

There are 174 renters living in 76 renter households in this City. Renters make up 23.87 percent of the population living in Winslow.

What is the rental market like in Winslow, Indiana?

There are an estimated 396 housing units in the Winslow area. Of these, 76 units are rental homes, making up 19 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Winslow, Indiana, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Winslow?

The rental vacancy rate in Winslow is 0 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Winslow for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Winslow
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 9 41 26 0
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Winslow

A large number of apartments in Winslow have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Winslow are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 37 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 18 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Winslow

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $600 to $1,187. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $600
One BR $769
Two BR $863
Three BR $1,182
Four BR $1,187
2024 Fair Market Rents in Winslow, Indiana

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Winslow?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
One BR 6 67 percent
Two BR 24 59 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Winslow, Indiana

How many affordable rental units are in Winslow?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Winslow, Indiana including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 16
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 16
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Winslow, Indiana

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Winslow, Indiana

Winslow features 32 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 Winslow, Indiana

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Winslow, Indiana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Winslow, Indiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $777 and $949.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.