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Affordable Housing In Floyd County
Kentucky

7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Floyd County

Cliffside Apartments

30 Cliffside Cir
Prestonsburg, Kentucky
Subsidized

Highland Heights

1 Goble Roberts Add
Prestonsburg, Kentucky
Subsidized

Highland Terrace

34 Mays Br
Prestonsburg, Kentucky
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Park Place Apartments

5528 KY Route 114
Prestonsburg, Kentucky
Accepts Vouchers

Dixie

102 Mays Br
Prestonsburg, Kentucky

Grigsby Heights

120 Raymond Griffith Dr
Martin, Kentucky

Grigsby Heights II

184 Raymond Griffith Dr
Martin, Kentucky
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Housing Authorities that serve Floyd County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Floyd County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Floyd County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Prestonsburg Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Housing Authority of Martin Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Floyd County, Kentucky

There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 565 affordable apartments for rent in Floyd County, Kentucky.

Income Based Apartments in Floyd County, Kentucky

Floyd County features 533 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 Floyd County, Kentucky

There are 32 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Floyd County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Floyd County, Kentucky

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Floyd County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Floyd County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Floyd County, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 565
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 533
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.25%
Average Renter Household Size 2.38
Average Household Size 2.45
Median Household Income $30,096 ±$2,551
Median Rent $543 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.22% ± 6.06pp
Total Population 38,649

Population and Household Demographics

Floyd County is a County in Kentucky with a population of 38,649. There are 15,418 households in the county with an average household size of 2.45 persons. 30.25% of households in Floyd County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Floyd County

The median gross income for households in Floyd County is $30,096 a year, or $2,508 a month. The median rent for the county is $543 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Floyd County, a household making less than $1,810 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.22% of households who rent are overburdened in Floyd County.1

Area Median Income In Floyd 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 Floyd County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $39,500

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 Floyd 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 Floyd 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 $25,600 $27,650 $29,700 $31,750 $33,800
50% of Median $17,950 $20,500 $23,050 $25,600 $27,650 $29,700 $31,750 $33,800
80% of Median $28,700 $32,800 $36,900 $40,950 $44,250 $47,550 $50,800 $54,100

Cities In Floyd County

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City Listings Served By
Prestonsburg 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Prestonsburg are the Housing Authority of Prestonsburg and Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Wheelwright 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wheelwright is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Allen 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Allen is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Auxier 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Auxier is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Dwale 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dwale is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Martin 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Martin is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Maytown 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maytown is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Wayland 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wayland is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.
Betsy Layne 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Betsy Layne is the Housing Authority of Floyd County.