Affordable Housing In Deuel County

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Deuel County

Lone Tree Apartments, Inc

3rd and Chestnut
Big Springs, Nebraska

Scattered Sites and Elderly

48 Washington Ave
Chappell, Nebraska
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Deuel County, Nebraska

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 34 affordable apartments for rent in Deuel County, Nebraska.

Income Based Apartments in Deuel County, Nebraska

Deuel County features 30 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 Deuel County, Nebraska

There are 4 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Deuel County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Deuel County, Nebraska

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Deuel County, Nebraska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $672 and $822.

2021 Deuel County, Nebraska 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
Deuel County, Nebraska Fair Market Rent $493 $567 $747 $929 $1,013
Deuel County, Nebraska Payment Standard Range $444 to $542 $510 to $624 $672 to $822 $836 to $1,022 $912 to $1,114

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Deuel County, NE Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 34
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 30
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.94%
Average Renter Household Size 2.73
Average Household Size 2.34
Median Household Income $50,962 ±$5,274
Median Rent $607 ±$54
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 18.54% ± 10.47pp
Total Population 1,946

Population and Household Demographics

Deuel County is a county in Nebraska with a population of 1,946. There are 822 households in the county with an average household size of 2.34 persons. 24.94% of households in Deuel County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Deuel County

The median gross income for households in Deuel County is $50,962 a year, or $4,247 a month. The median rent for the county is $607 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Deuel County, a household making less than $2,023 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 18.54% of households who rent are overburdened in Deuel County.

Area Median Income In Deuel 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 Deuel County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,500

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 Deuel 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 Deuel County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Deuel County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,800 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Deuel County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,650 $28,150 $31,650 $35,150 $38,000 $40,800 $43,600 $46,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Deuel County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,400 $45,000 $50,650 $56,250 $60,750 $65,250 $69,750 $74,250

Cities In Deuel County

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