Avenue Plaza

400 S 8th St, Louisville, Kentucky 40203

Avenue Plaza is located in Louisville’s Central Business District and is bordered by Muhammad Ali Boulevard, Liberty, 8th and 9th Street. The site is just a few blocks away from the Park DuValle Community Health Center, Jefferson Community and Technical College, the Western Branch Library, the Chestnut Street YMCA, and the Baxter Community Center and Park. Avenue Plaza has a large community room for residents on the 2nd floor with an adjoining roof patio area, and a laundromat.

Avenue Plaza Details

  • 225 bedroom units.
  • Public Housing
  • Supportive Housing for Elderly/Disabled

Property Amenities

  • Elevator
  • Laundry Room

Public Housing

Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.

Supportive Housing for Elderly/Disabled

Since this property was built or renovated using funding from HUD's Section 202 or 811 programs, residency is usually restricted to households earning 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less with at least one member either disabled or 62 years or older. Tenants pay rent based on household income. This rent is usually the highest of the following three amounts: either 30% adjusted monthly income, or 10% unadjusted monthly income, or, if receiving welfare assistance, the housing costs portion of this assistance.

Louisville HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Louisville but actual income limits may differ for units at Avenue Plaza.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $16,150 $18,450 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% $26,950 $30,800 $34,650 $38,450 $41,550 $44,650 $47,700 $50,800
80% $43,050 $49,200 $55,350 $61,500 $66,450 $71,350 $76,300 $81,200

Avenue Plaza is managed by Louisville Metro Housing Authority.

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