Affordable Housing In Johnson County
Missouri

Affordable Housing programs support 492 income based apartments in Johnson County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 132 affordable apartments in Johnson County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Johnson County, Missouri

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Johnson County. Go to the Missouri Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Johnson County.

Applebrook Apartments

1615 S Vine St
Holden, Missouri
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Virginia Manor Apartments

2048 S Market St
Holden, Missouri
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Warrensburg Properties Apartments

601 W Clark St
Warrensburg, Missouri
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Springridge II Apartments

625 W Clark St
Warrensburg, Missouri
Call For Rent
2 BR
Rent Assisted

Warrensburg Estates Apartments

602 Spring Ridge Rd
Warrensburg, Missouri
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Applecourt Apartments

734 E Culton St
Warrensburg, Missouri
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Cedar Lane Apartments

1200 E 7th Street
Holden, Missouri
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Warrensburg Heights Apartments

615 W Clark St
Warrensburg, Missouri
Call For Rent
2 BR
Rent Assisted

Hawthorne Senior Housing

1200 Basswood Street
Warrensburg, Missouri
Call For Rent
2 BR
Affordable

Parkview Gardens

411 E North St
Warrensburg, Missouri
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Johnson County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Johnson County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Chilhowee, MO Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Chilhowee.
Affordable Housing In Holden, MO Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Holden.
Affordable Housing In Knob Noster, MO Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Knob Noster.
Affordable Housing In Warrensburg, MO Affordable Housing programs support 11 apartment communities in Warrensburg.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Johnson County, Missouri

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Lafayette County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Sedalia Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Missouri Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Johnson County.

Johnson County, Missouri Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Johnson County, Missouri

Johnson County features 492 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 Johnson County, Missouri

There are 132 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Johnson County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Johnson County, Missouri

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Johnson County, Missouri for a two-bedroom apartment is between $713 and $871.

2023 Johnson 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
Johnson County, Missouri Fair Market Rent $604 $661 $792 $1,126 $1,349
Johnson County, Missouri Payment Standard Range $544 to $664 $595 to $727 $713 to $871 $1,013 to $1,239 $1,214 to $1,484

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Johnson County, MO Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 20
Total Low Income Apartments 624
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 492
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.6%
Average Renter Household Size 2.43
Average Household Size 2.49
Median Household Income $49,792 ±$2,561
Median Rent $728 ±$20
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.62% ± 4.73pp
Total Population 54,155

Population and Household Demographics

Johnson County is a county in Missouri with a population of 54,155. There are 19,971 households in the county with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 39.6% of households in Johnson County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Johnson County

The median gross income for households in Johnson County is $49,792 a year, or $4,149 a month. The median rent for the county is $728 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Johnson County, a household making less than $2,427 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.62% of households who rent are overburdened in Johnson County.

Area Median Income In Johnson 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 Johnson County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,000

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 Johnson 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 Johnson County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Johnson County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,200 $18,500 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Johnson County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$26,950 $30,800 $34,650 $38,500 $41,600 $44,700 $47,750 $50,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Johnson County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$43,150 $49,300 $55,450 $61,600 $66,550 $71,500 $76,400 $81,350