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Affordable Housing In Greeley County

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Greeley County

Golden Wheat Village

Salina and 2nd St
Tribune, Kansas
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Greeley County, Kansas

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 8 affordable apartments for rent in Greeley County, Kansas.

Income Based Apartments in Greeley County, Kansas

Greeley County features 8 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 Greeley County, Kansas

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Greeley County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Greeley County, Kansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Greeley County, Kansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.

2020 Greeley County, 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 $524 $542 $714 $929 $1,039
Payment Standard Range $472 to $576 $488 to $596 $643 to $785 $836 to $1,022 $935 to $1,143

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Greeley County, KS Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 8
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 8
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.54%
Average Renter Household Size 2.45
Average Household Size 2.46
Median Household Income $47,750 ±$5,443
Median Rent $810 ±$256
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 15.11% ± 12.58pp
Total Population 1,224

Population and Household Demographics

Greeley County is a county in Kansas with a population of 1,224. There are 487 households in the county with an average household size of 2.46 persons. 28.54% of households in Greeley County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Greeley County

The median gross income for households in Greeley County is $47,750 a year, or $3,979 a month. The median rent for the county is $810 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Greeley County, a household making less than $2,700 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 15.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Greeley County.

Area Median Income In Greeley 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 Greeley County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,300

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 Greeley 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 Greeley County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,750 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $43,100
50% of Median $22,900 $26,150 $29,400 $32,650 $35,300 $37,900 $40,500 $43,100
80% of Median $36,600 $41,800 $47,050 $52,250 $56,450 $60,650 $64,800 $69,000

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