Affordable Housing In East Feliciana Parish
8 Low Income Apartment Communities In East Feliciana Parish
Guide To Affordable Housing in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana
There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 239 affordable apartments for rent in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana.
Income Based Apartments in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana
East Feliciana Parish features 107 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 East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana
There are 132 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in East Feliciana Parish.
Housing Choice Vouchers in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay East Feliciana Parish landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in East Feliciana Parish.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $825 and $1,009.
2022 East Feliciana 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|
|East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Fair Market Rent||$744||$781||$917||$1,161||$1,447|
|East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana Payment Standard Range||$670 to $818||$703 to $859||$825 to $1,009||$1,045 to $1,277||$1,302 to $1,592|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
East Feliciana Parish, LA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||8|
|Total Low Income Apartments||239|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||107|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||18.41%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.27|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Median Household Income||$45,520 ±$2,989|
|Median Rent||$665 ±$38|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||33.99% ± 9.43pp|
Population and Household Demographics
East Feliciana Parish is a county in Louisiana with a population of 19,855. There are 6,937 households in the county with an average household size of 2.43 persons. 18.41% of households in East Feliciana Parish are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in East Feliciana Parish
The median gross income for households in East Feliciana Parish is $45,520 a year, or $3,793 a month. The median rent for the county is $665 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In East Feliciana Parish, a household making less than $2,217 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.99% of households who rent are overburdened in East Feliciana Parish.
Area Median Income In East Feliciana 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 East Feliciana Parish, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $79,300
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 East Feliciana 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 East Feliciana Parish
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the East Feliciana Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the East Feliciana Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the East Feliciana Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.