Affordable Housing In Warren County

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Warren County

Park View Village

810 S. R Street
Indianola, IA
Income Based
Studio-1 BR

Meadow Village Apartments

801 S R St
Indianola, IA
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Prairie Rose Senior Apartments

2010 W 4th Avenue
Indianola, IA
Income Based
1 BR

Candleridge of Indianola

1205 W Iowa Ave
Indianola, IA

Indianola Park Apartments II

1409 E Iowa Ave
Indianola, IA
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Warren County

Housing Authority Programs
Warren County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Warren County, Iowa

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 259 affordable apartments for rent in Warren County, Iowa.

Income Based Apartments in Warren County, Iowa

Warren County features 235 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 Warren County, Iowa

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Warren County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Warren County, Iowa

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Warren County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Warren County.

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Warren County, IA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 259
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 235
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.97%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Average Household Size 2.54
Median Household Income $64,447 ±$2,075
Median Rent $748 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.8% ± 5.64pp
Total Population 47,542

Population and Household Demographics

Warren County is a County in Iowa with a population of 47,542. There are 18,009 households in the county with an average household size of 2.54 persons. 22.97% of households in Warren County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Warren County

The median gross income for households in Warren County is $64,447 a year, or $5,371 a month. The median rent for the county is $748 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Warren County, a household making less than $2,493 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.8% of households who rent are overburdened in Warren County.1

Area Median Income In Warren 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 Warren County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $88,000

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 Warren 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 Warren County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $18,400 $21,000 $23,650 $26,250 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $30,650 $35,000 $39,400 $43,750 $47,250 $50,750 $54,250 $57,750
80% of Median $49,000 $56,000 $63,000 $70,000 $75,600 $81,200 $86,800 $92,400

Cities In Warren County

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City Listings Served By
Indianola 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Indianola is the Warren County Housing Authority.
Ackworth 0
Milo 0
New Virginia 0
St. Marys 0
Spring Hill 0
Cumming 0
Hartford 0
Lacona 0
Martensdale 0
Sandyville 0