Affordable Housing In Page County
5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Page County
Housing Authorities that serve Page County
|Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Page County, Iowa
There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 214 affordable apartments for rent in Page County, Iowa.
Income Based Apartments in Page County, Iowa
Page County features 90 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 Page County, Iowa
There are 124 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Page County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Page County, Iowa
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Page County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Page County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Page County, Iowa for a two-bedroom apartment is between $618 and $756.
2020 Page County, 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|
|Fair Market Rent||$497||$522||$687||$916||$1,160|
|Payment Standard Range||$447 to $547||$470 to $574||$618 to $756||$824 to $1,008||$1,044 to $1,276|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Page County, IA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||5|
|Total Low Income Apartments||214|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||90|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||25.63%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.05|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Median Household Income||$43,912 ±$2,020|
|Median Rent||$564 ±$33|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||32.8% ± 6.57pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Page County is a county in Iowa with a population of 15,660. There are 6,294 households in the county with an average household size of 2.34 persons. 25.63% of households in Page County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Page County
The median gross income for households in Page County is $43,912 a year, or $3,659 a month. The median rent for the county is $564 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Page County, a household making less than $1,880 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.8% of households who rent are overburdened in Page County.
Area Median Income In Page 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 Page County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,900
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 Page 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 Page County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$15,250||$17,400||$21,720||$26,200||$30,680||$35,160||$39,640||$44,120|
|50% of Median||$25,400||$29,000||$32,650||$36,250||$39,150||$42,050||$44,950||$47,850|
|80% of Median||$40,600||$46,400||$52,200||$58,000||$62,650||$67,300||$71,950||$76,600|
Cities In Page County
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|Blanchard||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blanchard is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Braddyville||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Braddyville is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Clarinda||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clarinda are the Clarinda Low Rent Housing Agency and Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Coin||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coin is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|College Springs||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves College Springs is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Essex||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Essex is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Hepburn||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hepburn is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Northboro||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Northboro is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Shambaugh||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shambaugh is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|
|Yorktown||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Yorktown is the Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority.|