Englewood, Tennessee Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 24 income based apartments in Englewood where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 24 affordable apartments in Englewood that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Englewood, Tennessee

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Englewood.

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Go to the Tennessee Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Englewood.

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Affordable Housing Near Englewood

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Englewood, 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
Dayton 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 Englewood.

Englewood, Tennessee Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Englewood, Tennessee

Englewood features 24 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 Englewood, Tennessee

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Englewood.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Englewood, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Englewood, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $755 and $923.

2023 Englewood, 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
Englewood, Tennessee Fair Market Rent $668 $716 $839 $1,123 $1,127
Englewood, Tennessee Payment Standard Range $601 to $735 $644 to $788 $755 to $923 $1,011 to $1,235 $1,014 to $1,240

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Englewood, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 48
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.26%
Average Renter Household Size 2.96
Average Household Size 2.74
Median Household Income $26,994 ±$5,036
Median Rent $564 ±$96
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.72% ± 12.32pp
Total Population 1,869

Population and Household Demographics

Englewood is a city in McMinn County, Tennessee with a population of 1,869. There are 683 households in the city with an average household size of 2.74 persons. 34.26% of households in Englewood are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Englewood

The median gross income for households in Englewood is $26,994 a year, or $2,250 a month. The median rent for the city is $564 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Englewood, a household making less than $1,880 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.72% of households who rent are overburdened in Englewood.

Area Median Income In Englewood

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 Englewood, the AMI is calculated from all households within McMinn County.

In Englewood, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,100

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 Englewood

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 Englewood

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Englewood AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $36,600 $39,150 $41,650
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Englewood AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,100 $25,250 $28,400 $31,550 $34,100 $36,600 $39,150 $41,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Englewood AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,350 $40,400 $45,450 $50,450 $54,500 $58,550 $62,600 $66,600