Affordable Housing In Hardinsburg
Breckinridge County, Kentucky

Affordable Housing programs support 8 income based apartments in Hardinsburg where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 64 affordable apartments in Hardinsburg that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Hardinsburg, Kentucky

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

Hallmark Group Home

606 Hooks Ln
Hardinsburg, Kentucky
Rent Assisted
Elderly Supportive Housing

Evanwood Apartments

614 US Highway 60 Byp
Hardinsburg, Kentucky

Evanwood Properties Ltd

614 Old Highway 60
Hardinsburg, Kentucky

Meadowside Apts

113 Chambliss Drive
Hardinsburg, Kentucky
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Affordable Housing Near Hardinsburg

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Hardinsburg, 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 Hardinsburg.

Hardinsburg, Kentucky Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Hardinsburg, Kentucky

Hardinsburg features 8 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 Hardinsburg, Kentucky

There are 64 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hardinsburg.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hardinsburg, Kentucky

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hardinsburg landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Hardinsburg.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hardinsburg, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $668 and $816.

2023 Hardinsburg, 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
Hardinsburg, Kentucky Fair Market Rent $538 $646 $742 $952 $997
Hardinsburg, Kentucky Payment Standard Range $484 to $592 $581 to $711 $668 to $816 $857 to $1,047 $897 to $1,097

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hardinsburg, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 72
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 8
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 35.03%
Average Renter Household Size 2.09
Average Household Size 2.34
Median Household Income $40,045 ±$6,837
Median Rent $542 ±$24
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.59% ± 14.85pp
Total Population 2,225

Population and Household Demographics

Hardinsburg is a city in Breckinridge County, Kentucky with a population of 2,225. There are 905 households in the city with an average household size of 2.34 persons. 35.03% of households in Hardinsburg are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hardinsburg

The median gross income for households in Hardinsburg is $40,045 a year, or $3,337 a month. The median rent for the city is $542 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hardinsburg, a household making less than $1,807 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.59% of households who rent are overburdened in Hardinsburg.

Area Median Income In Hardinsburg

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 Hardinsburg, the AMI is calculated from all households within Breckinridge County.

In Hardinsburg, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,000

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 Hardinsburg

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 Hardinsburg

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hardinsburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,700 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,200
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Hardinsburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,500 $28,000 $31,500 $35,000 $37,800 $40,600 $43,400 $46,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Hardinsburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,200 $44,800 $50,400 $56,000 $60,500 $65,000 $69,450 $73,950