Affordable Housing In Bullitt County
24 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bullitt County
Housing Authorities that serve Bullitt County
|Kentucky Housing Corporation||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Bullitt County, Kentucky
There are 24 low income housing apartment communities offering 721 affordable apartments for rent in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
Income Based Apartments in Bullitt County, Kentucky
Bullitt County features 152 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 Bullitt County, Kentucky
There are 569 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bullitt County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Bullitt County, Kentucky
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bullitt County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Bullitt County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bullitt County, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $826 and $1,010.
2021 Bullitt 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|
|Bullitt County, Kentucky Fair Market Rent||$649||$760||$918||$1,229||$1,408|
|Bullitt County, Kentucky Payment Standard Range||$584 to $714||$684 to $836||$826 to $1,010||$1,106 to $1,352||$1,267 to $1,549|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Bullitt County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||24|
|Total Low Income Apartments||721|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||152|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||18.82%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.57|
|Average Household Size||2.71|
|Median Household Income||$55,975 ±$2,043|
|Median Rent||$769 ±$30|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||40.52% ± 4.81pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Bullitt County is a county in Kentucky with a population of 76,961. There are 28,267 households in the county with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 18.82% of households in Bullitt County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Bullitt County
The median gross income for households in Bullitt County is $55,975 a year, or $4,665 a month. The median rent for the county is $769 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bullitt County, a household making less than $2,563 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.52% of households who rent are overburdened in Bullitt County.
Area Median Income In Bullitt 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 Bullitt County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,500
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 Bullitt 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 Bullitt County
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bullitt 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 Bullitt 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 Bullitt County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
Cities In Bullitt County
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|Brooks||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brooks is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Fox Chase||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fox Chase is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Hebron Estates||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hebron Estates is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Hillview||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hillview is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Hunters Hollow||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hunters Hollow is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Lebanon Junction||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lebanon Junction is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Mount Washington||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Washington is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Pioneer Village||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pioneer Village is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Shepherdsville||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shepherdsville is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|