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Affordable Housing In Bandana
Ballard County, Kentucky

Housing Authorities that serve Bandana

Housing Authority Programs
Kentucky Housing Corporation Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Bandana, Kentucky

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Bandana, Kentucky.

Income Based Apartments in Bandana, Kentucky

Bandana features 0 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 Bandana, Kentucky

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bandana, Kentucky

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bandana, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $626 and $765.

2021 Bandana, 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
Fair Market Rent $498 $527 $695 $864 $999
Payment Standard Range $448 to $548 $474 to $580 $626 to $765 $778 to $950 $899 to $1,099

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bandana, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 2.01
Median Household Income $36,202 ±$13,454
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 147

Population and Household Demographics

Bandana is a city in Ballard County, Kentucky with a population of 147. There are 73 households in the city with an average household size of 2.01 persons. % of households in Bandana are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bandana

The median gross income for households in Bandana is $36,202 a year, or $3,017 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Bandana

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 Bandana, the AMI is calculated from all households within Ballard County.

In Bandana, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,200

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 Bandana

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 Bandana

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $33,800 $36,100 $38,450
50% of Median $20,400 $23,300 $26,200 $29,100 $31,450 $33,800 $36,100 $38,450
80% of Median $32,600 $37,250 $41,900 $46,550 $50,300 $54,000 $57,750 $61,450