Affordable Housing In Fleming County
5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Fleming County
Housing Authorities that serve Fleming County
|Kentucky Housing Corporation||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Fleming County, Kentucky
There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 136 affordable apartments for rent in Fleming County, Kentucky.
Income Based Apartments in Fleming County, Kentucky
Fleming County features 120 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 Fleming County, Kentucky
There are 16 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fleming County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Fleming County, Kentucky
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Fleming County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Fleming County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fleming County, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $568 and $694.
2020 Fleming 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||$479||$631||$786||$856|
|Payment Standard Range||$403 to $493||$431 to $527||$568 to $694||$707 to $865||$770 to $942|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Fleming County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||5|
|Total Low Income Apartments||136|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||120|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||24.45%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.44|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Median Household Income||$35,469 ±$4,094|
|Median Rent||$497 ±$42|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||32.15% ± 7.82pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Fleming County is a county in Kentucky with a population of 14,544. There are 5,636 households in the county with an average household size of 2.57 persons. 24.45% of households in Fleming County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Fleming County
The median gross income for households in Fleming County is $35,469 a year, or $2,956 a month. The median rent for the county is $497 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fleming County, a household making less than $1,657 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.15% of households who rent are overburdened in Fleming County.
Area Median Income In Fleming 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 Fleming County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,600
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 Fleming 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 Fleming 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||$28,950||$31,100||$33,250||$35,400|
|50% of Median||$18,800||$21,450||$24,150||$26,800||$28,950||$31,100||$33,250||$35,400|
|80% of Median||$30,050||$34,350||$38,650||$42,900||$46,350||$49,800||$53,200||$56,650|
Cities In Fleming County
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|Elizaville||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elizaville is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Ewing||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ewing is the Kentucky Housing Corporation.|
|Flemingsburg||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Flemingsburg are the Housing Authority of Flemingsburg and Kentucky Housing Corporation.|