Affordable Housing In Calloway County
Kentucky

9 Low Income Apartment Communities In Calloway County

Essex Downs Apartments

1511 Duiguid Dr
Murray, KY
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Calloway Gardens Apartments

1505 Duiguid Dr
Murray, KY
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Wesley at Murray

440 Utterback Rd
Murray, KY
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

University Heights Apartments

1734 Campbell St
Murray, KY
Accepts Vouchers

Tanglewood Apartments

1750 Lowes Dr
Murray, KY
Accepts Vouchers

Hazel Apartments

101 Center St
Hazel, KY

Hurt Drive

623 Broad St
Murray, KY

Forest View Apartments

1213 N 16th St
Murray, KY

Purchase Community Housing Dev. Corp.

1408 Diuguid Dr
Murray, KY
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Calloway County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Calloway County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Murray Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Calloway County, Kentucky

There are 9 low income housing apartment communities offering 425 affordable apartments for rent in Calloway County, Kentucky.

Income Based Apartments in Calloway County, Kentucky

Calloway County features 317 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 Calloway County, Kentucky

There are 108 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Calloway County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Calloway County, Kentucky

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Calloway County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Calloway County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Calloway County, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $674 and $824.

2020 Calloway 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
Fair Market Rent $488 $569 $749 $1,011 $1,015
Payment Standard Range $439 to $537 $512 to $626 $674 to $824 $910 to $1,112 $914 to $1,117

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Calloway County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 425
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 317
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 36.94%
Average Renter Household Size 2.09
Average Household Size 2.35
Median Household Income $37,034 ±$2,435
Median Rent $580 ±$29
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.84% ± 5.6pp
Total Population 38,106

Population and Household Demographics

Calloway County is a County in Kentucky with a population of 38,106. There are 14,834 households in the county with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 36.94% of households in Calloway County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Calloway County

The median gross income for households in Calloway County is $37,034 a year, or $3,086 a month. The median rent for the county is $580 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Calloway County, a household making less than $1,933 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.84% of households who rent are overburdened in Calloway County.1

Area Median Income In Calloway 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 Calloway County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,900

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 Calloway 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 Calloway County HUD Rental Assistance in Calloway County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $33,050 $35,300 $37,600
50% of Median $19,950 $22,800 $25,650 $28,450 $30,750 $33,050 $35,300 $37,600
80% of Median $31,850 $36,400 $40,950 $45,500 $49,150 $52,800 $56,450 $60,100

Cities In Calloway County

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City Listings Served By
Murray 8 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Murray are the Housing Authority of Murray and Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Hazel 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hazel is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Dexter 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dexter is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.