Affordable Housing In Sarpy County
Nebraska

21 Low Income Apartment Communities In Sarpy County

Bellevue Senior

2303 Greenwald St
Bellevue, Nebraska

The Village at Papillion

1603 Barrington Pkwy
Papillion, Nebraska

Shilling Square

2824 Schilling Plz
Bellevue, Nebraska

Springfield Apartments

310 N 1st
Springfield, Nebraska

4938 Robin Dr

4938 Robin Dr
Bellevue, Nebraska

Lavista Multifamily Apartments

7009 S 82nd Ave
La Vista, Nebraska

Walnut Creek

2204 Albert St
Bellevue, Nebraska

Pheasant Run Apartments

1531 Grandview Ave
Papillion, Nebraska

Gretna Apartments

202 E Glenmore Dr
Gretna, Nebraska
Subsidized

Springfield Heights Apts % Darland Prop

445 N 2nd St
Springfield, Nebraska

Housing Authorities that serve Sarpy County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Sarpy County, Nebraska

There are 21 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,207 affordable apartments for rent in Sarpy County, Nebraska.

Income Based Apartments in Sarpy County, Nebraska

Sarpy County features 796 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 Sarpy County, Nebraska

There are 411 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Sarpy County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Sarpy County, Nebraska

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Sarpy County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Sarpy County.

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

2021 Sarpy 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
Sarpy County, Nebraska Fair Market Rent $695 $798 $987 $1,325 $1,478
Sarpy County, 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.

Sarpy County, NE Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 21
Total Low Income Apartments 1,207
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 796
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.24%
Average Renter Household Size 2.34
Average Household Size 2.71
Median Household Income $70,543 ±$1,185
Median Rent $868 ±$12
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.21% ± 2.5pp
Total Population 169,192

Population and Household Demographics

Sarpy County is a county in Nebraska with a population of 169,192. There are 61,983 households in the county with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 30.24% of households in Sarpy County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Sarpy County

The median gross income for households in Sarpy County is $70,543 a year, or $5,879 a month. The median rent for the county is $868 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Sarpy County, a household making less than $2,893 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.21% of households who rent are overburdened in Sarpy County.

Area Median Income In Sarpy 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 Sarpy County, 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 Sarpy 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 Sarpy County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Sarpy County 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 Sarpy County 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 Sarpy County 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

Cities In Sarpy County

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City Served By
Bellevue The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bellevue is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
Chalco The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chalco is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
Gretna The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gretna is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
La Platte The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves La Platte is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
La Vista The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves La Vista is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
Offutt AFB The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Offutt AFB is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
Papillion The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Papillion is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
Richfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Richfield is the Bellevue Housing Agency.
Springfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springfield is the Bellevue Housing Agency.