Affordable Housing In Perryville
Boyle County, Kentucky

Affordable Housing programs support 24 income based apartments in Perryville where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

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

Waiting Lists in Perryville, Kentucky

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

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Affordable Housing Near Perryville

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Affordable Housing In Danville, KY Affordable Housing programs support 7 apartment communities in Danville.
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Public Housing Agencies Serving Perryville, 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.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Danville Public Housing
Go to the Kentucky Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Perryville.

Perryville, Kentucky Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Perryville, Kentucky

Perryville features 24 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 Perryville, Kentucky

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Perryville, Kentucky

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Perryville, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $732 and $894.

2023 Perryville, 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
Perryville, Kentucky Fair Market Rent $590 $618 $813 $1,097 $1,327
Perryville, Kentucky Payment Standard Range $531 to $649 $556 to $680 $732 to $894 $987 to $1,207 $1,194 to $1,460

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Perryville, KY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 24
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 44.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.65
Average Household Size 2.57
Median Household Income $31,579 ±$6,664
Median Rent $635 ±$116
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.69% ± 13.75pp
Total Population 1,037

Population and Household Demographics

Perryville is a city in Boyle County, Kentucky with a population of 1,037. There are 404 households in the city with an average household size of 2.57 persons. 44.31% of households in Perryville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Perryville

The median gross income for households in Perryville is $31,579 a year, or $2,632 a month. The median rent for the city is $635 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Perryville, a household making less than $2,117 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.69% of households who rent are overburdened in Perryville.

Area Median Income In Perryville

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 Perryville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Boyle County.

In Perryville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,900

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 Perryville

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 Perryville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Perryville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $36,900 $39,450 $42,000
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Perryville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,300 $25,450 $28,650 $31,800 $34,350 $36,900 $39,450 $42,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Perryville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,650 $40,750 $45,850 $50,900 $55,000 $59,050 $63,150 $67,200