Affordable Housing In Hannibal
17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hannibal
Housing Authorities that serve Hannibal
|Hannibal Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
|Lincoln County Public Housing Agency||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Hannibal, Missouri
There are 17 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,061 affordable apartments for rent in Hannibal, Missouri.
Income Based Apartments in Hannibal, Missouri
Hannibal features 860 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 Hannibal, Missouri
There are 201 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hannibal.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Hannibal, Missouri
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hannibal landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Hannibal.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hannibal, Missouri for a two-bedroom apartment is between $608 and $743.
2021 Hannibal, 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|
|Hannibal, Missouri Fair Market Rent||$532||$544||$675||$942||$946|
|Hannibal, Missouri Payment Standard Range||$479 to $585||$490 to $598||$608 to $743||$848 to $1,036||$851 to $1,041|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Hannibal, MO Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||17|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,061|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||860|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||41.35%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.30|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Median Household Income||$36,308 ±$2,222|
|Median Rent||$611 ±$28|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||42.11% ± 6.35pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Hannibal is a city in Marion County, Missouri with a population of 17,717. There are 6,973 households in the city with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 41.35% of households in Hannibal are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Hannibal
The median gross income for households in Hannibal is $36,308 a year, or $3,026 a month. The median rent for the city is $611 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hannibal, a household making less than $2,037 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Hannibal.
Area Median Income In Hannibal
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.
HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Hannibal, the AMI is calculated from all households within Marion County.
In Hannibal, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,600
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 Hannibal
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 Hannibal
|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 Hannibal AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Hannibal AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Hannibal AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.