Affordable Housing In Fort Mitchell
Kenton County, Kentucky

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Fort Mitchell where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Fort Mitchell that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Fort Mitchell.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Kentucky Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Fort Mitchell.

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Fort Mitchell, 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
Housing Authority of Covington - Section 8 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)
Housing Authority of Covington - Public Housing Public Housing
Go to the Kentucky Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Fort Mitchell.

Fort Mitchell, Kentucky Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky

Fort Mitchell features 0 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 Fort Mitchell, Kentucky

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $984 and $1,202.

2023 Fort Mitchell, 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
Fort Mitchell, Kentucky Fair Market Rent $731 $839 $1,093 $1,464 $1,645
Fort Mitchell, Kentucky Payment Standard Range $658 to $804 $755 to $923 $984 to $1,202 $1,318 to $1,610 $1,481 to $1,810

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Fort Mitchell, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 48.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.09
Average Household Size 2.58
Median Household Income $61,090 ±$7,229
Median Rent $708 ±$38
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.33% ± 10.35pp
Total Population 8,247

Population and Household Demographics

Fort Mitchell is a city in Kenton County, Kentucky with a population of 8,247. There are 3,186 households in the city with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 48.31% of households in Fort Mitchell are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fort Mitchell

The median gross income for households in Fort Mitchell is $61,090 a year, or $5,091 a month. The median rent for the city is $708 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fort Mitchell, a household making less than $2,360 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Fort Mitchell.

Area Median Income In Fort Mitchell

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Fort Mitchell, the AMI is calculated from all households within Kenton County.

In Fort Mitchell, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $99,100

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 Fort Mitchell

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 Fort Mitchell

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Fort Mitchell AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,100 $22,950 $25,800 $28,650 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Fort Mitchell AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,450 $38,200 $43,000 $47,750 $51,600 $55,400 $59,250 $63,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Fort Mitchell AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$53,500 $61,150 $68,800 $76,400 $82,550 $88,650 $94,750 $100,850