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Affordable Housing In Haskell County

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Haskell County

Sublette Plaza

201 Carson Ave
Sublette, Kansas

Ponca Manor Apartments

444 Zuni
Satanta, Kansas
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Haskell County, Kansas

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 20 affordable apartments for rent in Haskell County, Kansas.

Income Based Apartments in Haskell County, Kansas

Haskell 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 Haskell County, Kansas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Haskell County, Kansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Haskell County, Kansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $707 and $864.

2020 Haskell 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 $576 $596 $785 $978 $1,143
Payment Standard Range $518 to $634 $536 to $656 $707 to $864 $880 to $1,076 $1,029 to $1,257

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Haskell County, KS Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 20
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 8
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.6%
Average Renter Household Size 3.30
Average Household Size 2.93
Median Household Income $56,484 ±$4,096
Median Rent $699 ±$49
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 20.52% ± 7.39pp
Total Population 4,130

Population and Household Demographics

Haskell County is a county in Kansas with a population of 4,130. There are 1,395 households in the county with an average household size of 2.93 persons. 27.6% of households in Haskell County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Haskell County

The median gross income for households in Haskell County is $56,484 a year, or $4,707 a month. The median rent for the county is $699 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Haskell County, a household making less than $2,330 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 20.52% of households who rent are overburdened in Haskell County.

Area Median Income In Haskell 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 Haskell County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,100

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 Haskell 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 Haskell County

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

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