Affordable Housing In Daviess County
Kentucky

Affordable Housing programs support 1,483 income based apartments in Daviess County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 302 affordable apartments in Daviess County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Daviess County, Kentucky

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Daviess County. Go to the Kentucky Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Daviess County.

Collyns Estates Apartments

3420 Professional Park Drive
Owensboro, Kentucky
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Affordable

Owensboro Historic Residences

301 East 9th Street
Owensboro, Kentucky
$457-662
1-2 BR
Accessible
Affordable

Sisson Manor

2900 Dixiana Court
Owensboro, Kentucky
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Roosevelt House II Apartments

530 Yale Pl
Owensboro, Kentucky
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Roosevelt House I

2920 Yale Pl
Owensboro, Kentucky
Rent Assisted

Lee Manor Apartments

1651 W 4th St
Owensboro, Kentucky
Rent Assisted

Park Regency

5058 Back Square Dr
Owensboro, Kentucky
Rent Assisted

Lincolnshire North Apartments

1001 Pennbrooke Ave
Owensboro, Kentucky
Rent Assisted

Independent Living I - Owensboro

1508 Frederica St
Owensboro, Kentucky
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Old Hartford Hills Apartments

1309 Burlew Blvd
Owensboro, Kentucky
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Daviess County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Daviess County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Owensboro, KY Affordable Housing programs support 19 apartment communities in Owensboro.
Affordable Housing In Whitesville, KY Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Whitesville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Daviess County, Kentucky

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Kentucky Housing Corporation Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Kentucky Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Daviess County.

Daviess County, Kentucky Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Daviess County, Kentucky

Daviess County features 1,483 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 Daviess County, Kentucky

There are 302 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Daviess County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Daviess County, Kentucky

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Daviess County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Daviess County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Daviess County, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $833 and $1,019.

2023 Daviess 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
Daviess County, Kentucky Fair Market Rent $699 $703 $926 $1,223 $1,244
Daviess County, Kentucky Payment Standard Range $629 to $769 $633 to $773 $833 to $1,019 $1,101 to $1,345 $1,120 to $1,368

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Daviess County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 20
Total Low Income Apartments 1,785
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,483
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.93%
Average Renter Household Size 2.35
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $45,989 ±$1,577
Median Rent $644 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.31% ± 3.87pp
Total Population 98,173

Population and Household Demographics

Daviess County is a county in Kentucky with a population of 98,173. There are 38,536 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 30.93% of households in Daviess County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Daviess County

The median gross income for households in Daviess County is $45,989 a year, or $3,832 a month. The median rent for the county is $644 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Daviess County, a household making less than $2,147 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.31% of households who rent are overburdened in Daviess County.

Area Median Income In Daviess 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 Daviess County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $75,600

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 Daviess 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 Daviess County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Daviess County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,150 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Daviess County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,200 $28,800 $32,400 $36,000 $38,900 $41,800 $44,650 $47,550
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Daviess County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,350 $46,100 $51,850 $57,600 $62,250 $66,850 $71,450 $76,050