; Low Income Apartments For Rent in Davenport, IA

Riverwalk Lofts

420 W River Dr
Davenport, Iowa
Rent Assisted
LIHTC
$470-915
1-3 BR

Harrison Lofts

1420 N Harrison St
Davenport, Iowa
Rent Assisted
LIHTC

Brady Village

1928 E 38th Street
Davenport, Iowa
BMIR
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Castlewood Apartments

2130 Emerald Dr
Davenport, Iowa
Subsidized
PBRA
BMIR
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Pine Knoll

2504 Telegraph Rd.
Davenport, Iowa
1 BR

Lafayette Square

625 W. 4th St.
Davenport, Iowa
Rent Assisted
HOME
LIHTC
1 BR

Fairmount Pines

3525 W 42nd St
Davenport, Iowa
Subsidized
Rent Assisted
PBRA
LIHTC

The Heritage

501 West 3rd Street
Davenport, Iowa
Subsidized
PBRA
Call For Rent
1 BR

Cobblestone Place

1212 W Third Street
Davenport, Iowa
Rent Assisted
LIHTC
HOME

Vera French Commons

211 E 37th St
Davenport, Iowa
Subsidized
Supportive
S. 811 Supportive

Westview Terrace

7218 Hillandale Rd
Davenport, Iowa
Subsidized
PBRA
BMIR

Cobblestone Terrace

1110 W 12th St
Davenport, Iowa
Rent Assisted
HOME
Call For Rent
3-4 BR

Kahl Lofts

326 W. 3rd St.
Davenport, Iowa

Mississippi Lofts

106 E 3rd St
Davenport, Iowa
Rent Assisted
LIHTC

Spring Village

3320 Spring St
Davenport, Iowa
Subsidized
Rent Assisted
PBRA
LIHTC
BMIR
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There are 1,126 low-income apartments in Davenport that offer reduced rents to eligible households. Low-income rents in Davenport, Iowa can range from $547 to $915 depending on the number of bedrooms.

Rental assistance programs support 856 low-income homes in Davenport where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $342 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on September 13th, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Davenport, Iowa

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
Davenport Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Eastern Iowa Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency
Go to the Iowa Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Davenport.

Davenport, Iowa Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Davenport, Iowa

Davenport features 856 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 Davenport, Iowa

There are 1,126 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Davenport.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Davenport, Iowa

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Davenport, Iowa for a two-bedroom apartment is between $815 and $997.

2023 Davenport, Iowa 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
Davenport, Iowa Fair Market Rent $606 $733 $906 $1,193 $1,353
Davenport, Iowa Payment Standard Range $545 to $667 $660 to $806 $815 to $997 $1,074 to $1,312 $1,218 to $1,488

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Davenport, IA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 40
Total Low Income Apartments 2,115
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 856
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.48%
Average Renter Household Size 2.20
Average Household Size 2.41
Median Household Income $47,343 ±$1,530
Median Rent $707 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.67% ± 2.86pp
Total Population 101,863

Population and Household Demographics

Davenport is a city in Scott County, Iowa with a population of 101,863. There are 41,100 households in the city with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 39.48% of households in Davenport are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Davenport

The median gross income for households in Davenport is $47,343 a year, or $3,945 a month. The median rent for the city is $707 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Davenport, a household making less than $2,357 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Davenport.

Area Median Income In Davenport

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 Davenport, the AMI is calculated from all households within Scott County.

In Davenport, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $88,400

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 Davenport

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 Davenport

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Davenport AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,550 $21,200 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Davenport AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,950 $35,400 $39,800 $44,200 $47,750 $51,300 $54,850 $58,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Davenport AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,500 $56,600 $63,650 $70,700 $76,400 $82,050 $87,700 $93,350