Affordable Housing In Crittenden County

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Crittenden County

Belleville Manor Apartments

819 Terrace Dr
Marion, KY
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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 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 32 affordable apartments for rent in Crittenden County, Kentucky. Crittenden County features 32 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 0 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Crittenden County.

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Crittenden County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 32
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 32
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.1

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 $55,800

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 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 Crittenden County 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 $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,150 $32,400 $34,600 $36,850
50% of Median $19,550 $22,350 $25,150 $27,900 $30,150 $32,400 $34,600 $36,850
80% of Median $31,300 $35,750 $40,200 $44,650 $48,250 $51,800 $55,400 $58,950
Fair Market Rents in Crittenden County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$448 $536 $631 $853 $856

Cities In Crittenden County

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City Listings Served By
Marion 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marion is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Tolu 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tolu is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Crayne 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crayne is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.
Dycusburg 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dycusburg is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.