Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in South Hutchinson, KS

Discover affordable housing in South Hutchinson where there are 2+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Friendship Place

201 Friendship Rd, South Hutchinson, Kansas 67505

Sunrise Acres

441 N Washington St, South Hutchinson, Kansas 67505

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In South Hutchinson, Kansas
$11.20 (+154%) more than Kansas minimum wage and $11.20 (+154%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve South Hutchinson, Kansas?

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Operates the Public Housing programs for South Hutchinson, Kansas.

Go to the Kansas Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near South Hutchinson.

How many renters live in South Hutchinson, Kansas?

The City of South Hutchinson has 2,820 people living in 1,276 households.

There are 937 renters living in 520 renter households in this City. Renters make up 33.23 percent of the population living in South Hutchinson.

What is the rental market like in South Hutchinson, Kansas?

There are an estimated 1,345 housing units in the South Hutchinson area. Of these, 520 units are rental homes, making up 39 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in South Hutchinson, Kansas, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in South Hutchinson?

The rental vacancy rate in South Hutchinson is 0 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in South Hutchinson for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in South Hutchinson
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
23 228 227 28 14
Occupied Rental Units by Size in South Hutchinson

A large number of apartments in South Hutchinson have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in South Hutchinson are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 52 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 24 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in South Hutchinson

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $660 to $1,297. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $660
One BR $741
Two BR $974
Three BR $1,178
Four BR $1,297
2024 Fair Market Rents in South Hutchinson, Kansas

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in South Hutchinson?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 23 100 percent
One BR 215 94 percent
Two BR 148 65 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in South Hutchinson, Kansas

How many affordable rental units are in South Hutchinson?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in South Hutchinson, Kansas including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 56
Public Housing 144
Tracked Units by Federal Program in South Hutchinson, Kansas

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in South Hutchinson, Kansas

South Hutchinson features 144 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 South Hutchinson, Kansas

There are 20 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in South Hutchinson.

Housing Choice Vouchers in South Hutchinson, Kansas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay South Hutchinson landlords $300 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in South Hutchinson.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in South Hutchinson, Kansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $877 and $1,071.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.