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Evansdale Senior Residences

210 S Evans Rd
Evansdale, Iowa

Bills Community Homes

88 Eldene Ct
Evansdale, Iowa
S. 202


715 2nd St
Evansdale, Iowa
Public Housing

Fox Meadows Apartments

715 S Evans Rd
Evansdale, Iowa
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There are 41 low-income apartments in Evansdale that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 119 low-income homes in Evansdale where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $343 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on March 4th, 2021. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Evansdale, 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
Evansdale Municipal Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Iowa Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Evansdale.

Evansdale, Iowa Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Evansdale, Iowa

Evansdale features 119 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 Evansdale, Iowa

There are 41 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Evansdale.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Evansdale, Iowa

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Evansdale landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Evansdale.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Evansdale, Iowa for a two-bedroom apartment is between $841 and $1,027.

2023 Evansdale, 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
Evansdale, Iowa Fair Market Rent $629 $740 $934 $1,241 $1,591
Evansdale, Iowa Payment Standard Range $566 to $692 $666 to $814 $841 to $1,027 $1,117 to $1,365 $1,432 to $1,750

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Evansdale, IA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 160
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 119
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.06%
Average Renter Household Size 2.22
Average Household Size 2.37
Median Household Income $43,492 ±$4,355
Median Rent $650 ±$106
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.3% ± 14.67pp
Total Population 4,777

Population and Household Demographics

Evansdale is a city in Black Hawk County, Iowa with a population of 4,777. There are 2,006 households in the city with an average household size of 2.37 persons. 30.06% of households in Evansdale are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Evansdale

The median gross income for households in Evansdale is $43,492 a year, or $3,624 a month. The median rent for the city is $650 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Evansdale, a household making less than $2,167 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.3% of households who rent are overburdened in Evansdale.

Area Median Income In Evansdale

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 Evansdale, the AMI is calculated from all households within Black Hawk County.

In Evansdale, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $90,500

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 Evansdale

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 Evansdale

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Evansdale AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,450 $21,100 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Evansdale AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,750 $35,150 $39,550 $43,900 $47,450 $50,950 $54,450 $57,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Evansdale AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,150 $56,200 $63,200 $70,200 $75,850 $81,450 $87,050 $92,700