Affordable Housing In Newtonia
Newton County, Missouri

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Newtonia where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Newtonia that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Newtonia, Missouri

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

Affordable Housing Near Newtonia

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Newtonia, Missouri Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Newtonia, Missouri

Newtonia features 0 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 Newtonia, Missouri

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Newtonia.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Newtonia, Missouri

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Newtonia landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Newtonia.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Newtonia, Missouri for a two-bedroom apartment is between $739 and $903.

2023 Newtonia, 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
Newtonia, Missouri Fair Market Rent $616 $654 $821 $1,042 $1,157
Newtonia, Missouri Payment Standard Range $554 to $678 $589 to $719 $739 to $903 $938 to $1,146 $1,041 to $1,273

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Newtonia, MO Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.51%
Average Renter Household Size 2.95
Average Household Size 3.11
Median Household Income $33,750 ±$4,520
Median Rent $600 ±$157
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 54.55% ± 62.27pp
Total Population 258

Population and Household Demographics

Newtonia is a city in Newton County, Missouri with a population of 258. There are 83 households in the city with an average household size of 3.11 persons. 26.51% of households in Newtonia are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Newtonia

The median gross income for households in Newtonia is $33,750 a year, or $2,813 a month. The median rent for the city is $600 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Newtonia, a household making less than $2,000 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 54.55% of households who rent are overburdened in Newtonia.

Area Median Income In Newtonia

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 Newtonia, the AMI is calculated from all households within Newton County.

In Newtonia, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,000

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 Newtonia

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 Newtonia

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Newtonia AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,650 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $40,300 $42,900
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Newtonia AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,500 $35,100 $37,700 $40,300 $42,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Newtonia AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,400 $41,600 $46,800 $52,000 $56,200 $60,350 $64,500 $68,650