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Affordable Housing In Banner Hill
Unicoi County, Tennessee

Housing Authorities that serve Banner Hill

Housing Authority Programs
Kingsport Housing And Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Banner Hill, Tennessee

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Banner Hill, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in Banner Hill, Tennessee

Banner Hill 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 Banner Hill, Tennessee

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Banner Hill, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Banner Hill, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $623 and $761.

2020 Banner Hill, Tennessee 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 $558 $564 $692 $874 $1,020
Payment Standard Range $502 to $614 $508 to $620 $623 to $761 $787 to $961 $918 to $1,122

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Banner Hill, TN 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 15.81%
Average Renter Household Size 2.48
Average Household Size 2.20
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 15.84% ± 30.26pp
Total Population 1,529

Population and Household Demographics

Banner Hill is a city in Unicoi County, Tennessee with a population of 1,529. There are 639 households in the city with an average household size of 2.20 persons. 15.81% of households in Banner Hill are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Banner Hill

The median gross income for households in Banner Hill is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Banner Hill, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 15.84% of households who rent are overburdened in Banner Hill.

Area Median Income In Banner Hill

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 Banner Hill, the AMI is calculated from all households within Unicoi County.

In Banner Hill, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,500

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 Banner Hill

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 Banner Hill

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $33,350 $35,650 $37,950
50% of Median $20,150 $23,000 $25,900 $28,750 $31,050 $33,350 $35,650 $37,950
80% of Median $32,200 $36,800 $41,400 $46,000 $49,700 $53,400 $57,050 $60,750