Affordable Housing In Campbell County
Tennessee

18 Low Income Apartment Communities In Campbell County

Westgate Towers

134 Ridenour Lane
Jacksboro, Tennessee
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

The Village Apartments

1308 Loop Rd
LaFollette, Tennessee
Subsidized

Jacksboro Plaza

245 Kentucky St
Jacksboro, Tennessee
Subsidized

Magnolia Terrace

222 Broad St
Jellico, Tennessee

Mountain View Apartments

127 Ridenour Ln
Jacksboro, Tennessee
Subsidized

Lafollette Gardens Apartments

200 Davis Rd
LaFollette, Tennessee
Subsidized

Lafollette Estates

123 Brooke Place Ln
LaFollette, Tennessee

Reachs Lafollette

204 N 12th St
LaFollette, Tennessee

Woodland Estates

103 Claiborne Rd
LaFollette, Tennessee

Morningside

106 S 12th St
LaFollette, Tennessee

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Campbell 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Campbell County, Tennessee

Housing Authority Programs
Tennessee Housing Development Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Mainstream Voucher; Homeownership

Guide To Affordable Housing in Campbell County, Tennessee

There are 18 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,158 affordable apartments for rent in Campbell County, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in Campbell County, Tennessee

Campbell County features 869 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 Campbell County, Tennessee

There are 289 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Campbell County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Campbell County, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Campbell County, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $641 and $783.

2022 Campbell 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
Campbell County, Tennessee Fair Market Rent $473 $541 $712 $964 $1,034
Campbell County, Tennessee Payment Standard Range $426 to $520 $487 to $595 $641 to $783 $868 to $1,060 $931 to $1,137

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Campbell County, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 1,158
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 869
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.07%
Average Renter Household Size 2.35
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $32,028 ±$1,618
Median Rent $556 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.23% ± 4.7pp
Total Population 40,176

Population and Household Demographics

Campbell County is a county in Tennessee with a population of 40,176. There are 15,995 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 30.07% of households in Campbell County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Campbell County

The median gross income for households in Campbell County is $32,028 a year, or $2,669 a month. The median rent for the county is $556 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Campbell County, a household making less than $1,853 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.23% of households who rent are overburdened in Campbell County.

Area Median Income In Campbell 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 Campbell County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $49,100

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 Campbell 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 Campbell County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Campbell County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $30,500 $32,750 $35,000 $37,250
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Campbell County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$19,750 $22,600 $25,400 $28,200 $30,500 $32,750 $35,000 $37,250
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Campbell County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$31,600 $36,100 $40,600 $45,100 $48,750 $52,350 $55,950 $59,550

Cities In Campbell County

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City Served By
Caryville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Caryville is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Fincastle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fincastle is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Jacksboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jacksboro is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Jellico The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Jellico are the Jellico Housing Authority and Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
LaFollette The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve LaFollette are the LaFollette Housing Authority and Tennessee Housing Development Agency.