Affordable Housing In Jasper County
Iowa

28 Low Income Apartment Communities In Jasper County

Baxter Park Apartments

206 Harrison Ct & 200 W State St
Baxter, IA
Income Based
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Mccann Village

1105 E 12th St S
Newton, IA
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Accepts Vouchers

Newton Place Apartments

222 North 4th Avenue West
Newton, IA
$391-515
2 BR
62+

Hunter's Run

821 S 13th Ave E
Newton, IA
Income Based
1-3 BR

Newton Park Apartments

1425 North 11th Avenue NE
Newton, IA
Income Based
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Progress Industries Group Homes

815 E 15th St N
Newton, IA
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Suncrest Village

1800 S 4th Ave E
Newton, IA
Subsidized

Capstone Housing

313 E 4th St N
Newton, IA
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Mitchellville Park Apartments

401 Center Ave S
Mitchellville, IA
Subsidized

Prairie City Park

601 S Main St
Prairie City, IA
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Jasper County

Housing Authority Programs
Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Jasper County, Iowa

There are 28 low income housing apartment communities offering 974 affordable apartments for rent in Jasper County, Iowa.

Income Based Apartments in Jasper County, Iowa

Jasper County features 339 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 Jasper County, Iowa

There are 510 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jasper County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jasper County, Iowa

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Jasper County, IA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 28
Total Low Income Apartments 974
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 339
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.97%
Average Renter Household Size 2.30
Average Household Size 2.41
Median Household Income $55,033 ±$2,218
Median Rent $685 ±$51
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.54% ± 5.56pp
Total Population 36,726

Population and Household Demographics

Jasper County is a County in Iowa with a population of 36,726. There are 14,437 households in the county with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 26.97% of households in Jasper County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Jasper County

The median gross income for households in Jasper County is $55,033 a year, or $4,586 a month. The median rent for the county is $685 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jasper County, a household making less than $2,283 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.54% of households who rent are overburdened in Jasper County.1

Area Median Income In Jasper 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 Jasper County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,600

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 Jasper 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 Jasper County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,300 $17,450 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $25,450 $29,050 $32,700 $36,300 $39,250 $42,150 $45,050 $47,950
80% of Median $40,700 $46,500 $52,300 $58,100 $62,750 $67,400 $72,050 $76,700

Cities In Jasper County

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City Listings Served By
Newton 17 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Newton is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Mingo 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mingo is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Baxter 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Baxter is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Monroe 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monroe is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Mitchellville 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mitchellville is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Colfax 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Colfax is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Prairie City 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Prairie City is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Kellogg 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kellogg is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Sully 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sully is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Lynnville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lynnville is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Lambs Grove 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lambs Grove is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Oakland Acres 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oakland Acres is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Reasnor 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Reasnor is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Valeria 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Valeria is the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority.