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Affordable Housing In Fairfield Glade
Cumberland County, Tennessee

Housing Authorities that serve Fairfield Glade

Housing Authority Programs
Crossville Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Fairfield Glade, Tennessee

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

Income Based Apartments in Fairfield Glade, Tennessee

Fairfield Glade 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 Fairfield Glade, Tennessee

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fairfield Glade, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fairfield Glade, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $609 and $745.

2020 Fairfield Glade, 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 $511 $514 $677 $934 $1,014
Payment Standard Range $460 to $562 $463 to $565 $609 to $745 $841 to $1,027 $913 to $1,115

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Fairfield Glade, 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 10.85%
Average Renter Household Size 1.91
Average Household Size 1.96
Median Household Income $47,911 ±$3,935
Median Rent $960 ±$353
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.44% ± 19.67pp
Total Population 8,216

Population and Household Demographics

Fairfield Glade is a city in Cumberland County, Tennessee with a population of 8,216. There are 4,192 households in the city with an average household size of 1.96 persons. 10.85% of households in Fairfield Glade are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fairfield Glade

The median gross income for households in Fairfield Glade is $47,911 a year, or $3,993 a month. The median rent for the city is $960 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fairfield Glade, a household making less than $3,200 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.44% of households who rent are overburdened in Fairfield Glade.

Area Median Income In Fairfield Glade

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 Fairfield Glade, the AMI is calculated from all households within Cumberland County.

In Fairfield Glade, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $52,300

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 Fairfield Glade

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 Fairfield Glade

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