Affordable Housing In Caldwell Parish
2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Caldwell Parish
Housing Authorities that serve Caldwell Parish
|Housing Authority of the Parish of Caldwell||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana
There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 140 affordable apartments for rent in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana.
Income Based Apartments in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana
Caldwell Parish features 140 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 Caldwell Parish, Louisiana
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Caldwell Parish.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Caldwell Parish landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Caldwell Parish.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Caldwell Parish, LA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||2|
|Total Low Income Apartments||140|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||140|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||25.22%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.43|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Median Household Income||$33,294 ±$4,550|
|Median Rent||$513 ±$45|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||36.47% ± 10.35pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Caldwell Parish is a County in Louisiana with a population of 9,990. There are 3,838 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 25.22% of households in Caldwell Parish are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Caldwell Parish
The median gross income for households in Caldwell Parish is $33,294 a year, or $2,775 a month. The median rent for the county is $513 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Caldwell Parish, a household making less than $1,710 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.47% of households who rent are overburdened in Caldwell Parish.1
Area Median Income In Caldwell 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 Caldwell Parish, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,200
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 Caldwell 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 Caldwell Parish
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$12,490||$16,910||$21,330||$25,450||$27,500||$29,550||$31,600||$33,600|
|50% of Median||$17,850||$20,400||$22,950||$25,450||$27,500||$29,550||$31,600||$33,600|
|80% of Median||$28,500||$32,600||$36,650||$40,700||$44,000||$47,250||$50,500||$53,750|
Cities In Caldwell Parish
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|Columbia||2||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Columbia is the Housing Authority of the Parish of Caldwell.|
|Grayson||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grayson is the Housing Authority of the Parish of Caldwell.|
|Banks Springs||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Banks Springs is the Housing Authority of the Parish of Caldwell.|
|Clarks||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarks is the Housing Authority of the Parish of Caldwell.|