Affordable Housing In Indian Land
Lancaster County, South Carolina

Housing Authorities that serve Indian Land

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Fort Mill Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Indian Land, South Carolina

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Indian Land, South Carolina.

Income Based Apartments in Indian Land, South Carolina

Indian Land 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 Indian Land, South Carolina

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Indian Land, South Carolina

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Indian Land, South Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $720 and $880.

2020 Indian Land, South Carolina 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 $521 $607 $800 $1,038 $1,084
Payment Standard Range $469 to $573 $546 to $668 $720 to $880 $934 to $1,142 $976 to $1,192

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Area Median Income In Indian Land

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 Indian Land, the AMI is calculated from all households within Lancaster County.

In Indian Land, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $74,700

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 Indian Land

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 Indian Land HUD Rental Assistance in Indian Land

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,100 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $38,700 $41,200
50% of Median $21,850 $25,000 $28,100 $31,200 $33,700 $36,200 $38,700 $41,200
80% of Median $34,950 $39,950 $44,950 $49,900 $53,900 $57,900 $61,900 $65,900