Affordable Housing In Boone County
29 Low Income Apartment Communities In Boone County
Housing Authorities that serve Boone County
|Boone County Public Housing Agency||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
|Columbia Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Boone County, Missouri
There are 29 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,868 affordable apartments for rent in Boone County, Missouri.
Income Based Apartments in Boone County, Missouri
Boone County features 980 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 Boone County, Missouri
There are 888 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Boone County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Boone County, Missouri
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Boone County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Boone County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Boone County, Missouri for a two-bedroom apartment is between $805 and $983.
2020 Boone County, Missouri 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|
|Fair Market Rent||$685||$741||$894||$1,207||$1,544|
|Payment Standard Range||$617 to $754||$667 to $815||$805 to $983||$1,086 to $1,328||$1,390 to $1,698|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Boone County, MO Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||29|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,868|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||980|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||44.04%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.23|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Median Household Income||$49,899 ±$1,601|
|Median Rent||$795 ±$18|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||50.93% ± 2.76pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Boone County is a county in Missouri with a population of 170,770. There are 66,980 households in the county with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 44.04% of households in Boone County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Boone County
The median gross income for households in Boone County is $49,899 a year, or $4,158 a month. The median rent for the county is $795 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Boone County, a household making less than $2,650 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.93% of households who rent are overburdened in Boone County.
Area Median Income In Boone County
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 Boone County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,900
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 Boone County
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 Boone County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$16,350||$18,700||$21,720||$26,200||$30,680||$35,160||$39,640||$44,120|
|50% of Median||$27,300||$31,200||$35,100||$38,950||$42,100||$45,200||$48,300||$51,450|
|80% of Median||$43,650||$49,850||$56,100||$62,300||$67,300||$72,300||$77,300||$82,250|
Cities In Boone County
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|Ashland||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ashland are the Boone County Public Housing Agency and Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Clark||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clark is the Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Columbia||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Columbia are the Columbia Housing Authority and Boone County Public Housing Agency.|
|Hallsville||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hallsville are the Boone County Public Housing Agency and Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Harrisburg||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Harrisburg is the Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Hartsburg||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hartsburg are the Boone County Public Housing Agency and Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Huntsdale||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Huntsdale is the Columbia Housing Authority.|
|McBaine||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves McBaine is the Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Pierpont||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pierpont is the Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Rocheport||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Rocheport are the Boone County Public Housing Agency and Columbia Housing Authority.|
|Sturgeon||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sturgeon are the Boone County Public Housing Agency and Columbia Housing Authority.|