Affordable Housing In Natchitoches Parish
Louisiana

29 Low Income Apartment Communities In Natchitoches Parish

River Bend Apartments I-IV

300 River Bend Drive
Natchitoches, Louisiana
Call For Rent
3-4 BR

Natchitoches - Thomas

500 North St
Natchitoches, Louisiana
Subsidized

Cane Gardens Apartments

724 Keyser Ave
Natchitoches, Louisiana
Subsidized

Natchez Place Apartments

191 Highway 119
Natchez, Louisiana
Subsidized

Fairgrounds Road Apartments

425 McDobson Way
Natchitoches, Louisiana

Magnolia Manor

210 Fairgrounds Rd
Natchitoches, Louisiana
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Cane Garden Apartments

100 Hazel St
Natchitoches, Louisiana

Hagewood Apartments

111 Highway 117
Natchitoches, Louisiana
Subsidized

Tally Ho Apartments II

131 Roubieu St
Campti, Louisiana

Lakeview III Apartments

300 Lakeview Dr
Natchitoches, Louisiana

Guide To Affordable Housing in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

There are 29 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,758 affordable apartments for rent in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana.

Income Based Apartments in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

Natchitoches Parish features 814 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 Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

There are 944 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Natchitoches Parish.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $730 and $892.

2022 Natchitoches 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
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Fair Market Rent $539 $616 $811 $1,022 $1,100
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Payment Standard Range $485 to $593 $554 to $678 $730 to $892 $920 to $1,124 $990 to $1,210

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Natchitoches Parish, LA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 29
Total Low Income Apartments 1,758
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 814
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.95%
Average Renter Household Size 2.43
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $31,345 ±$1,707
Median Rent $614 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.86% ± 6.18pp
Total Population 39,330

Population and Household Demographics

Natchitoches Parish is a county in Louisiana with a population of 39,330. There are 14,456 households in the county with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 41.95% of households in Natchitoches Parish are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Natchitoches Parish

The median gross income for households in Natchitoches Parish is $31,345 a year, or $2,612 a month. The median rent for the county is $614 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Natchitoches Parish, a household making less than $2,047 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.86% of households who rent are overburdened in Natchitoches Parish.

Area Median Income In Natchitoches 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 Natchitoches Parish, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,000

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 Natchitoches 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 Natchitoches Parish

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Natchitoches Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $24,700 $26,700 $28,700 $30,650 $32,650
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Natchitoches Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$17,300 $19,800 $22,250 $24,700 $26,700 $28,700 $30,650 $32,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Natchitoches Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$27,650 $31,600 $35,550 $39,500 $42,700 $45,850 $49,000 $52,150

Cities In Natchitoches Parish

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City Served By
Ashland
Campti The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Campti is the Housing Authority of Natchitoches Parish.
Clarence The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarence is the Housing Authority of Natchitoches Parish.
Goldonna
Natchez The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Natchez is the Housing Authority of Natchitoches Parish.
Natchitoches The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Natchitoches is the Housing Authority of the City of Natchitoches.
Point Place
Powhatan
Provencal The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Provencal is the Housing Authority of Natchitoches Parish.
Robeline The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Robeline is the Housing Authority of Natchitoches Parish.
Vienna Bend