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Affordable Housing In Pioneer Village
Bullitt County, Kentucky

Housing Authorities that serve Pioneer Village

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pioneer Village, Kentucky

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Pioneer Village, Kentucky.

Income Based Apartments in Pioneer Village, Kentucky

Pioneer Village 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 Pioneer Village, Kentucky

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pioneer Village, Kentucky

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pioneer Village, Kentucky for a two-bedroom apartment is between $785 and $959.

2020 Pioneer Village, 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
Fair Market Rent $614 $713 $872 $1,174 $1,331
Payment Standard Range $553 to $675 $642 to $784 $785 to $959 $1,057 to $1,291 $1,198 to $1,464

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pioneer Village, 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 7.77%
Average Renter Household Size 2.58
Average Household Size 2.44
Median Household Income $56,845 ±$9,523
Median Rent $956 ±$390
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 60.23% ± 38.69pp
Total Population 2,765

Population and Household Demographics

Pioneer Village is a city in Bullitt County, Kentucky with a population of 2,765. There are 1,133 households in the city with an average household size of 2.44 persons. 7.77% of households in Pioneer Village are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pioneer Village

The median gross income for households in Pioneer Village is $56,845 a year, or $4,737 a month. The median rent for the city is $956 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pioneer Village, a household making less than $3,187 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 60.23% of households who rent are overburdened in Pioneer Village.

Area Median Income In Pioneer Village

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 Pioneer Village, the AMI is calculated from all households within Bullitt County.

In Pioneer Village, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,500

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 Pioneer Village

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 Pioneer Village

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,300 $18,600 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $27,150 $31,000 $34,900 $38,750 $41,850 $44,950 $48,050 $51,150
80% of Median $43,400 $49,600 $55,800 $62,000 $67,000 $71,950 $76,900 $81,850