Affordable Housing In Concordia Parish
Louisiana

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Concordia Parish

Westlake

1 Westlake Dr
Ferriday, Louisiana
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Clayton Housing Development

99 Margaret Cir
Clayton, Louisiana
Subsidized

Concordia Apartments

200 Kyle Rd
Ferriday, Louisiana
Subsidized

Rutland Oaks Apartments

3487 Highway 65
Clayton, Louisiana

Ferriday Place II

102 Ferriday Place Blvd
Ridgecrest, Louisiana
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Ferriday Haven

103 Ferriday Place Blvd
Ridgecrest, Louisiana
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Ferriday Elderly

200 Smith St
Ferriday, Louisiana
Subsidized

Montgomery Square Complex

27393 Highway 15
Ferriday, Louisiana

Ferriday Villa Part

496 Lincoln Ave
Ferriday, Louisiana
Subsidized

Rutland Oaks Apartments

3687 Highway 65
Clayton, Louisiana
Subsidized

Guide To Affordable Housing in Concordia Parish, Louisiana

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 688 affordable apartments for rent in Concordia Parish, Louisiana.

Income Based Apartments in Concordia Parish, Louisiana

Concordia Parish features 544 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 Concordia Parish, Louisiana

There are 110 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Concordia Parish.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Concordia Parish, Louisiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Concordia Parish landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Concordia Parish.

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

2022 Concordia 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
Concordia Parish, Louisiana Fair Market Rent $529 $611 $696 $940 $961
Concordia Parish, Louisiana Payment Standard Range $476 to $582 $550 to $672 $626 to $766 $846 to $1,034 $865 to $1,057

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Concordia Parish, LA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 688
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 544
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 40.34%
Average Renter Household Size 2.31
Average Household Size 2.33
Median Household Income $29,654 ±$4,145
Median Rent $494 ±$32
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.23% ± 7.48pp
Total Population 20,449

Population and Household Demographics

Concordia Parish is a county in Louisiana with a population of 20,449. There are 7,896 households in the county with an average household size of 2.33 persons. 40.34% of households in Concordia Parish are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Concordia Parish

The median gross income for households in Concordia Parish is $29,654 a year, or $2,471 a month. The median rent for the county is $494 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Concordia Parish, a household making less than $1,647 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.23% of households who rent are overburdened in Concordia Parish.

Area Median Income In Concordia 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 Concordia 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 Concordia 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 Concordia Parish

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Concordia Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,800 $24,200 $26,150 $28,100 $30,050 $31,950
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Concordia Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$16,950 $19,400 $21,800 $24,200 $26,150 $28,100 $30,050 $31,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Concordia Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$27,100 $31,000 $34,850 $38,700 $41,800 $44,900 $48,000 $51,100

Cities In Concordia Parish

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City Served By
Clayton
Ferriday The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ferriday is the Housing Authority of Ferriday.
Minorca
Monterey
Ridgecrest
Spokane
Vidalia