Affordable Housing In Offutt AFB
Sarpy County, Nebraska

Housing Authorities that serve Offutt AFB

Housing Authority Programs
Bellevue Housing Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Offutt AFB, Nebraska

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Offutt AFB, Nebraska.

Income Based Apartments in Offutt AFB, Nebraska

Offutt AFB 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 Offutt AFB, Nebraska

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Offutt AFB, Nebraska

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Offutt AFB, Nebraska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $888 and $1,086.

2021 Offutt AFB, 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
Offutt AFB, Nebraska Fair Market Rent $695 $798 $987 $1,325 $1,478
Offutt AFB, Nebraska Payment Standard Range $626 to $765 $718 to $878 $888 to $1,086 $1,193 to $1,458 $1,330 to $1,626

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Offutt AFB, NE 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 100%
Average Renter Household Size 2.74
Average Household Size 2.74
Median Household Income $44,097 ±$5,478
Median Rent $1,103 ±$23
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.01% ± 8.01pp
Total Population 4,919

Population and Household Demographics

Offutt AFB is a city in Sarpy County, Nebraska with a population of 4,919. There are 1,695 households in the city with an average household size of 2.74 persons. 100% of households in Offutt AFB are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Offutt AFB

The median gross income for households in Offutt AFB is $44,097 a year, or $3,675 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,103 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Offutt AFB, a household making less than $3,677 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Offutt AFB.

Area Median Income In Offutt AFB

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 Offutt AFB, the AMI is calculated from all households within Sarpy County.

In Offutt AFB, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,800

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 Offutt AFB

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 Offutt AFB

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Offutt AFB AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,450 $21,100 $23,750 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Offutt AFB AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,750 $35,150 $39,550 $43,900 $47,450 $50,950 $54,450 $57,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Offutt AFB AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,200 $56,200 $63,250 $70,250 $75,900 $81,500 $87,150 $92,750