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Affordable Housing In Carroll County
Tennessee

6 Low Income Apartment Communities In Carroll County

Hillcourt Apartments

537 Hillcourt Circle
Huntingdon, Tennessee
Call For Rent
2-4 BR
Subsidized

Bruceton Village Apartments

402 Suncrest Street
Bruceton, Tennessee
Subsidized

Drew Court

431 Hillcourt Cir
Huntingdon, Tennessee

Hunter Ridge Apartments

60 Cotham Dr
Huntingdon, Tennessee

Carey Counseling Center, Inc

Cherry Blossom Ln
Huntingdon, Tennessee

Cedar Country Estates

70 Holmes Mill Rd.
Huntingdon, Tennessee
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Housing Authorities that serve Carroll County

Housing Authority Programs
Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Mainstream Voucher
Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Mainstream Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Carroll County, Tennessee

There are 6 low income housing apartment communities offering 335 affordable apartments for rent in Carroll County, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in Carroll County, Tennessee

Carroll County features 284 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 Carroll County, Tennessee

There are 51 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Carroll County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Carroll County, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Carroll County, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $597 and $729.

2021 Carroll 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
Fair Market Rent $514 $582 $663 $855 $899
Payment Standard Range $463 to $565 $524 to $640 $597 to $729 $770 to $941 $809 to $989

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Carroll County, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 335
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 284
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.82%
Average Renter Household Size 2.32
Average Household Size 2.45
Median Household Income $35,508 ±$2,811
Median Rent $566 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.93% ± 7.02pp
Total Population 28,353

Population and Household Demographics

Carroll County is a county in Tennessee with a population of 28,353. There are 11,168 households in the county with an average household size of 2.45 persons. 25.82% of households in Carroll County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Carroll County

The median gross income for households in Carroll County is $35,508 a year, or $2,959 a month. The median rent for the county is $566 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Carroll County, a household making less than $1,887 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.93% of households who rent are overburdened in Carroll County.

Area Median Income In Carroll 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 Carroll County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,400

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 Carroll 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 Carroll County

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 $29,950 $32,150 $34,350 $36,600
50% of Median $19,400 $22,200 $24,950 $27,700 $29,950 $32,150 $34,350 $36,600
80% of Median $31,050 $35,450 $39,900 $44,300 $47,850 $51,400 $54,950 $58,500

Cities In Carroll County

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City Served By
Atwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Atwood are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Bruceton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bruceton are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Clarksburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clarksburg are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Hollow Rock The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hollow Rock are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Huntingdon The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Huntingdon are the Huntingdon Housing Authority, Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Mckenzie The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mckenzie are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
McLemoresville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve McLemoresville are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Trezevant The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Trezevant are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.