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Affordable Housing In Crittenden County
Kentucky

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Crittenden County

Belleville Manor Apartments

819 Terrace Dr
Marion, Kentucky
Subsidized

Creekside Apartment

100 Creekside Circle
Marion, Kentucky
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Housing Authorities that serve Crittenden County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Crittenden County, Kentucky

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 76 affordable apartments for rent in Crittenden County, Kentucky.

Income Based Apartments in Crittenden County, Kentucky

Crittenden County features 76 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 Crittenden County, Kentucky

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crittenden County, Kentucky

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Crittenden County, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $568 and $694.

2020 Crittenden 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 $448 $536 $631 $853 $856
Payment Standard Range $403 to $493 $482 to $590 $568 to $694 $768 to $938 $770 to $942

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Crittenden County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 76
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 76
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.05%
Average Renter Household Size 2.38
Average Household Size 2.40
Median Household Income $35,316 ±$3,742
Median Rent $492 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32% ± 9.73pp
Total Population 9,222

Population and Household Demographics

Crittenden County is a county in Kentucky with a population of 9,222. There are 3,755 households in the county with an average household size of 2.40 persons. 22.05% of households in Crittenden County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crittenden County

The median gross income for households in Crittenden County is $35,316 a year, or $2,943 a month. The median rent for the county is $492 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crittenden County, a household making less than $1,640 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32% of households who rent are overburdened in Crittenden County.

Area Median Income In Crittenden 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 Crittenden County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,900

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 Crittenden 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 Crittenden County

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 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
50% of Median $20,650 $23,600 $26,550 $29,450 $31,850 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
80% of Median $33,000 $37,700 $42,400 $47,100 $50,900 $54,650 $58,450 $62,200

Cities In Crittenden County

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City Served By
Crayne The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crayne is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Dycusburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dycusburg is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Marion The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marion is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Tolu The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tolu is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.