Affordable Housing In Hodgenville
Larue County, Kentucky

7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hodgenville

Hodgenville Landmark Apartments

100 Landmark Dr
Hodgenville, Kentucky

Lincoln Village

101 Landmark Dr
Hodgenville, Kentucky

Taylor Mill Apartments

170 Phillips Ln
Hodgenville, Kentucky

Miami Court Rose Circle

105 Polley Ave
Hodgenville, Kentucky

Larue Trace Apts

190 Phillips Lane
Hodgenville, Kentucky

Morningside Apts

160 Phillips Ln
Hodgenville, Kentucky

Larue Trace Prop

190 Phillips Lane
Hodgenville, Kentucky
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Hodgenville, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Hodgenville, Kentucky

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Hodgenville Public Housing
Kentucky Housing Corporation Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hodgenville, Kentucky

There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 296 affordable apartments for rent in Hodgenville, Kentucky.

Income Based Apartments in Hodgenville, Kentucky

Hodgenville features 280 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 Hodgenville, Kentucky

There are 16 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hodgenville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hodgenville, Kentucky

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hodgenville, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $752 and $919.

2022 Hodgenville, 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
Hodgenville, Kentucky Fair Market Rent $630 $635 $835 $1,161 $1,412
Hodgenville, Kentucky Payment Standard Range $567 to $693 $572 to $699 $752 to $919 $1,045 to $1,277 $1,271 to $1,553

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hodgenville, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 296
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 280
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 45.69%
Average Renter Household Size 2.32
Average Household Size 2.30
Median Household Income $29,698 ±$7,549
Median Rent $556 ±$223
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.49% ± 15.67pp
Total Population 3,226

Population and Household Demographics

Hodgenville is a city in Larue County, Kentucky with a population of 3,226. There are 1,300 households in the city with an average household size of 2.30 persons. 45.69% of households in Hodgenville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hodgenville

The median gross income for households in Hodgenville is $29,698 a year, or $2,475 a month. The median rent for the city is $556 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hodgenville, a household making less than $1,853 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.49% of households who rent are overburdened in Hodgenville.

Area Median Income In Hodgenville

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 Hodgenville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Larue County.

In Hodgenville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,000

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 Hodgenville

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 Hodgenville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hodgenville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,700 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $43,050
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Hodgenville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,850 $26,100 $29,350 $32,600 $35,250 $37,850 $40,450 $43,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Hodgenville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,550 $41,800 $47,000 $52,200 $56,400 $60,600 $64,750 $68,950