Affordable Housing In Bradley County
Tennessee

Affordable Housing programs support 1,111 income based apartments in Bradley County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 751 affordable apartments in Bradley County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Bradley County, Tennessee

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Bradley County. Go to the Tennessee Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Bradley County.

Cleveland Summit

44 Inman St
Cleveland, Tennessee
Income Based
Studio-1 BR
Rent Assisted

The Preserve

4921 N. Lee Hwy
Cleveland, Tennessee
$558-661
1-2 BR
Affordable

Horizon Square Apartments

2324 Georgetown Rd NW
Cleveland, Tennessee
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Bradley Place Apartments

435 Kile Ln SW
Cleveland, Tennessee
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Cherokee Hills Apartments

2020 Bates Pike SE
Cleveland, Tennessee
$665-775
2-4 BR
Affordable

Waters Edge Apartments

2360 Blackburn Road SE
Cleveland, Tennessee
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Buchanan Way Apartments

3099 Buchanan Road Southeast
Cleveland, Tennessee
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Ocoee Village

1350 2nd Street, NE
Cleveland, Tennessee
Rent Assisted

Pine Forest Apartments

3005 Henderson Avenue, NW
Cleveland, Tennessee
Rent Assisted

Stanford Place

2213 Bower Ln SE
Cleveland, Tennessee
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Affordable Housing In Bradley County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Bradley County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Cleveland, TN Affordable Housing programs support 35 apartment communities in Cleveland.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Bradley County, Tennessee

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Cleveland Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Tennessee Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Bradley County.

Bradley County, Tennessee Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Bradley County, Tennessee

Bradley County features 1,111 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 Bradley County, Tennessee

There are 751 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bradley County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bradley County, Tennessee

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bradley County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Bradley County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bradley County, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $838 and $1,024.

2023 Bradley County, 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
Bradley County, Tennessee Fair Market Rent $661 $707 $931 $1,221 $1,319
Bradley County, Tennessee Payment Standard Range $595 to $727 $636 to $778 $838 to $1,024 $1,099 to $1,343 $1,187 to $1,451

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bradley County, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 35
Total Low Income Apartments 1,862
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,111
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.73%
Average Renter Household Size 2.41
Average Household Size 2.58
Median Household Income $42,114 ±$1,448
Median Rent $717 ±$17
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.7% ± 3.97pp
Total Population 102,062

Population and Household Demographics

Bradley County is a county in Tennessee with a population of 102,062. There are 38,466 households in the county with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 34.73% of households in Bradley County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bradley County

The median gross income for households in Bradley County is $42,114 a year, or $3,510 a month. The median rent for the county is $717 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bradley County, a household making less than $2,390 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.7% of households who rent are overburdened in Bradley County.

Area Median Income In Bradley 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 Bradley County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,900

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 Bradley 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 Bradley County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bradley County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,750 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $40,500 $43,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Bradley County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,900 $26,150 $29,400 $32,650 $35,300 $37,900 $40,500 $43,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Bradley County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,600 $41,800 $47,050 $52,250 $56,450 $60,650 $64,800 $69,000