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Affordable Housing In Indiana County
Pennsylvania

25 Low Income Apartment Communities In Indiana County

Blairview Apartments

109 Bentley Dr
Blairsville, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Clymer House

525 Sherman St
Clymer, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Clymer Park

100 Hillside Dr
Clymer, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Poets Village

500 Millay Cir
Indiana, Pennsylvania
$755-1,285
1-4 BR
Subsidized

Blairview Apartments

105 Bentley Dr
Blairsville, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Parkway II

56 E Wiley St
Homer City, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
55+

Glen Oaks Senior Housing

Whippoorwill St
Indiana, Pennsylvania
55+

Hamilton Apartments

751 Maple St
Indiana, Pennsylvania
Subsidized

Clairvaux Commons

100 Clairvaux Dr
Indiana, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Burrell Twnshp

400 Hemlock Way
Saltsburg, Pennsylvania

Housing Authorities that serve Indiana County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Indiana County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Indiana County, Pennsylvania

There are 25 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,284 affordable apartments for rent in Indiana County, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Indiana County, Pennsylvania

Indiana County features 695 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 Indiana County, Pennsylvania

There are 589 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Indiana County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Indiana County, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Indiana County, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $695 and $849.

2020 Indiana County, Pennsylvania 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
Fair Market Rent $575 $631 $772 $962 $1,046
Payment Standard Range $518 to $633 $568 to $694 $695 to $849 $866 to $1,058 $941 to $1,151

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Indiana County, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 25
Total Low Income Apartments 1,284
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 695
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.21%
Average Renter Household Size 2.14
Average Household Size 2.41
Median Household Income $45,195 ±$1,339
Median Rent $694 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.72% ± 4.13pp
Total Population 87,895

Population and Household Demographics

Indiana County is a county in Pennsylvania with a population of 87,895. There are 34,061 households in the county with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 29.21% of households in Indiana County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Indiana County

The median gross income for households in Indiana County is $45,195 a year, or $3,766 a month. The median rent for the county is $694 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Indiana County, a household making less than $2,313 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.72% of households who rent are overburdened in Indiana County.

Area Median Income In Indiana 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 Indiana County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,500

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 Indiana 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 Indiana County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,650 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $42,850
50% of Median $22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,450 $35,050 $37,650 $40,250 $42,850
80% of Median $36,350 $41,550 $46,750 $51,900 $56,100 $60,250 $64,400 $68,550

Cities In Indiana County

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City Served By
Armagh The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Armagh is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Armstrong The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Armstrong is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Banks The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Banks is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Black Lick The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Black Lick is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Black Lickship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Black Lickship is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Blairsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blairsville is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Brush Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brush Valley is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Buffington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buffington is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Burrell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burrell is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Canoe The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Canoe is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Center The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Center is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Cherry Tree The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cherry Tree is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Cherryhill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cherryhill is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Chevy Chase Heights The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chevy Chase Heights is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Clymer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clymer is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Commodore The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Commodore is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Conemaugh The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Conemaugh is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Coral The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coral is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Creekside The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Creekside is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Dicksonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dicksonville is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
East Mahoning The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Mahoning is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
East Wheatfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Wheatfield is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Ernest The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ernest is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Glen Campbell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Glen Campbell is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Graceton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Graceton is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Grant The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grant is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Green The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Green is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Heilwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Heilwood is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Homer City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Homer City is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Indiana The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Indiana is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Jacksonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jacksonville is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Lucerne Mines The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lucerne Mines is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Marion Center The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marion Center is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Montgomery The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Montgomery is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
North Mahoning The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Mahoning is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Pine The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Plumville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Plumville is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Rayne The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rayne is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Robinson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Robinson is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Rossiter The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rossiter is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Saltsburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Saltsburg is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Shelocta The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shelocta is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Smicksburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Smicksburg is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
South Mahoning The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Mahoning is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Washington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washington is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
West Mahoning The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Mahoning is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
West Wheatfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Wheatfield is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
White The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves White is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.
Young The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Young is the Housing Authority of Indiana County.