Affordable Housing In Beauregard Parish

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Beauregard Parish

Auburn Place

720 E North St
Deridder, Louisiana

Merryville Lha

1 Patton St
Merryville, Louisiana

Warren St Apartments

608 Warren St
Deridder, Louisiana

Beauregard Seniors Apartments

561 Oneal St
Deridder, Louisiana

Rosepine Seniors Apartments

100 Sonnier Ln
Deridder, Louisiana
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 312 affordable apartments for rent in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana.

Income Based Apartments in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana

Beauregard Parish features 240 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 Beauregard Parish, Louisiana

There are 72 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Beauregard Parish.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Beauregard Parish landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Beauregard Parish.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $626 and $766.

2022 Beauregard Parish, Louisiana 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
Beauregard Parish, Louisiana Fair Market Rent $600 $611 $696 $959 $1,191
Beauregard Parish, Louisiana Payment Standard Range $540 to $660 $550 to $672 $626 to $766 $863 to $1,055 $1,072 to $1,310

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Beauregard Parish, LA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 312
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 240
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.59%
Average Renter Household Size 2.76
Average Household Size 2.69
Median Household Income $45,969 ±$3,637
Median Rent $669 ±$22
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.3% ± 5.34pp
Total Population 36,259

Population and Household Demographics

Beauregard Parish is a county in Louisiana with a population of 36,259. There are 13,152 households in the county with an average household size of 2.69 persons. 23.59% of households in Beauregard Parish are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Beauregard Parish

The median gross income for households in Beauregard Parish is $45,969 a year, or $3,831 a month. The median rent for the county is $669 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Beauregard Parish, a household making less than $2,230 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.3% of households who rent are overburdened in Beauregard Parish.

Area Median Income In Beauregard Parish

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.

In Beauregard Parish, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $67,400

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 Beauregard Parish

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 Beauregard Parish

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Beauregard Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,150 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,500
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Beauregard Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,600 $27,000 $30,350 $33,700 $36,400 $39,100 $41,800 $44,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Beauregard Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,750 $43,150 $48,550 $53,900 $58,250 $62,550 $66,850 $71,150

Cities In Beauregard Parish

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City Served By
Deridder The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Deridder is the Housing Authority of the City of Deridder.