Affordable Housing In Adair County
7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Adair County
Guide To Affordable Housing in Adair County, Kentucky
There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 286 affordable apartments for rent in Adair County, Kentucky.
Income Based Apartments in Adair County, Kentucky
Adair County features 286 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 Adair County, Kentucky
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Adair County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Adair County, Kentucky
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Adair County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Adair County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Adair County, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $607 and $741.
2022 Adair County, Kentucky 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|
|Adair County, Kentucky Fair Market Rent||$509||$512||$674||$936||$1,149|
|Adair County, Kentucky Payment Standard Range||$458 to $560||$461 to $563||$607 to $741||$842 to $1,030||$1,034 to $1,264|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Adair County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||7|
|Total Low Income Apartments||286|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||286|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||26.38%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.20|
|Average Household Size||2.50|
|Median Household Income||$33,362 ±$3,062|
|Median Rent||$505 ±$52|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||34.64% ± 9.42pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Adair County is a county in Kentucky with a population of 18,852. There are 7,048 households in the county with an average household size of 2.50 persons. 26.38% of households in Adair County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Adair County
The median gross income for households in Adair County is $33,362 a year, or $2,780 a month. The median rent for the county is $505 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Adair County, a household making less than $1,683 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Adair County.
Area Median Income In Adair 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 Adair County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,800
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 Adair 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 Adair County
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|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Adair County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Adair County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Adair County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.