Affordable Housing In Pointe Coupee Parish
Louisiana

7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pointe Coupee Parish

New Roads Manor

Gresaffi St
New Roads, Louisiana
Income Based
1-2 BR

New Roads Voa Living Center

120 Hanson Rd
New Roads, Louisiana
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Cherry Street Housing Development

102 Cherry St
New Roads, Louisiana

False River Manor

1102 Hospital Rd
New Roads, Louisiana
Subsidized

Maison Point Coupee

500 Hospital Rd
New Roads, Louisiana
Subsidized

Kings Pointe

8461 Martin Dr
New Roads, Louisiana

Acadiana Plaza Apts

1042 Hospital Rd
New Roads, Louisiana
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana

There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 230 affordable apartments for rent in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana.

Income Based Apartments in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana

Pointe Coupee Parish features 178 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 Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana

There are 52 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pointe Coupee Parish.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pointe Coupee Parish landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Pointe Coupee Parish.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $825 and $1,009.

2022 Pointe Coupee 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
Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana Fair Market Rent $744 $781 $917 $1,161 $1,447
Pointe Coupee 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.

Pointe Coupee Parish, LA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 230
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 178
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.07%
Average Renter Household Size 2.52
Average Household Size 2.56
Median Household Income $43,825 ±$4,227
Median Rent $566 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 28.12% ± 6.67pp
Total Population 22,498

Population and Household Demographics

Pointe Coupee Parish is a county in Louisiana with a population of 22,498. There are 8,726 households in the county with an average household size of 2.56 persons. 23.07% of households in Pointe Coupee Parish are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pointe Coupee Parish

The median gross income for households in Pointe Coupee Parish is $43,825 a year, or $3,652 a month. The median rent for the county is $566 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pointe Coupee Parish, a household making less than $1,887 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 28.12% of households who rent are overburdened in Pointe Coupee Parish.

Area Median Income In Pointe Coupee 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 Pointe Coupee 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 Pointe Coupee 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 Pointe Coupee Parish

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pointe Coupee Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,700 $19,050 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Pointe Coupee Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,800 $31,750 $35,700 $39,650 $42,850 $46,000 $49,200 $52,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pointe Coupee Parish AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,450 $50,800 $57,150 $63,450 $68,550 $73,650 $78,700 $83,800

Cities In Pointe Coupee Parish

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City Served By
Fordoche
Livonia
Morganza
New Roads The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve New Roads are the Housing Authority of the Town of New Roads and New Roads City.
Ventress