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Affordable Housing In Clarkrange
Fentress County, Tennessee

Housing Authorities that serve Clarkrange

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clarkrange, Tennessee

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

Income Based Apartments in Clarkrange, Tennessee

Clarkrange 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 Clarkrange, Tennessee

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clarkrange, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clarkrange, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $584 and $714.

2020 Clarkrange, 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 $492 $532 $649 $853 $1,095
Payment Standard Range $443 to $541 $479 to $585 $584 to $714 $768 to $938 $986 to $1,205

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Clarkrange, 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 34.77%
Average Renter Household Size 3.51
Average Household Size 2.51
Median Household Income $43,459 ±$19,067
Median Rent $751 ±$522
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 23.71% ± 38.85pp
Total Population 701

Population and Household Demographics

Clarkrange is a city in Fentress County, Tennessee with a population of 701. There are 279 households in the city with an average household size of 2.51 persons. 34.77% of households in Clarkrange are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clarkrange

The median gross income for households in Clarkrange is $43,459 a year, or $3,622 a month. The median rent for the city is $751 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clarkrange, a household making less than $2,503 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 23.71% of households who rent are overburdened in Clarkrange.

Area Median Income In Clarkrange

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 Clarkrange, the AMI is calculated from all households within Fentress County.

In Clarkrange, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $42,000

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 Clarkrange

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 Clarkrange

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 $29,600 $31,800 $34,000 $36,200
50% of Median $19,200 $21,950 $24,700 $27,400 $29,600 $31,800 $34,000 $36,200
80% of Median $30,700 $35,100 $39,500 $43,850 $47,400 $50,900 $54,400 $57,900