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Affordable Housing In Anthony
Harper County, Kansas

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Anthony

Anthony Ha

212 N 3rd Ave
Anthony, Kansas

West Acres

825 W Fanning Dr
Anthony, Kansas

Sunrise Ridge Townhomes

1001 Sunrise Ln
Anthony, Kansas

Reddens Village

120 N 4th Avenue
Anthony, Kansas
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Housing Authorities that serve Anthony

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Anthony Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Anthony, Kansas

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 90 affordable apartments for rent in Anthony, Kansas.

Income Based Apartments in Anthony, Kansas

Anthony features 78 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 Anthony, Kansas

There are 12 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Anthony.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Anthony, Kansas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Anthony landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Anthony.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Anthony, Kansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $646 and $790.

2021 Anthony, Kansas 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 $543 $545 $718 $893 $1,152
Payment Standard Range $489 to $597 $491 to $600 $646 to $790 $804 to $982 $1,037 to $1,267

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Anthony, KS Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 90
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 78
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.89%
Average Renter Household Size 1.63
Average Household Size 2.17
Median Household Income $37,826 ±$6,383
Median Rent $651 ±$143
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 29.5% ± 12.21pp
Total Population 2,340

Population and Household Demographics

Anthony is a city in Harper County, Kansas with a population of 2,340. There are 1,034 households in the city with an average household size of 2.17 persons. 26.89% of households in Anthony are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Anthony

The median gross income for households in Anthony is $37,826 a year, or $3,152 a month. The median rent for the city is $651 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Anthony, a household making less than $2,170 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 29.5% of households who rent are overburdened in Anthony.

Area Median Income In Anthony

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 Anthony, the AMI is calculated from all households within Harper County.

In Anthony, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,600

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 Anthony

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 Anthony

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,600 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $42,650
50% of Median $22,650 $25,850 $29,100 $32,300 $34,900 $37,500 $40,100 $42,650
80% of Median $36,200 $41,400 $46,550 $51,700 $55,850 $60,000 $64,150 $68,250