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Affordable Housing In Gibson County
Tennessee

20 Low Income Apartment Communities In Gibson County

Dyer Apartments

174 Rocky Point Dr
Dyer, Tennessee
Call For Rent
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Eaglewood IV Apartments

300 Eaglewood Dr
Kenton, Tennessee
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Rachell Square Apartments

115 Eds Dr
Rutherford, Tennessee
Call For Rent
2 BR
Subsidized

Gibson House Apartments

2220 U.S. 45 Bypass S
Trenton, Tennessee
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Marshall Gardens

4060 Reasons Blvd
Milan, Tennessee

Trenton Group Home

194 Westwood Dr
Trenton, Tennessee
Subsidized

Milan Group Home

4059 Middle Rd
Milan, Tennessee
Subsidized

St Matthew Manor West

2575 Viking Dr
Humboldt, Tennessee
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Crockett Manor Apartments

2047 US Highway 45 Byp S
Trenton, Tennessee
Subsidized

Meadows of Milan Apartments

4051 Reasons Blvd
Milan, Tennessee

Housing Authorities that serve Gibson 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 Gibson County, Tennessee

There are 20 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,060 affordable apartments for rent in Gibson County, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in Gibson County, Tennessee

Gibson County features 908 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 Gibson County, Tennessee

There are 152 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Gibson County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Gibson County, Tennessee

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Gibson County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Gibson County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Gibson County, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $605 and $739.

2021 Gibson 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 $521 $570 $672 $923 $1,163
Payment Standard Range $469 to $573 $513 to $627 $605 to $739 $831 to $1,015 $1,047 to $1,279

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Gibson County, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 20
Total Low Income Apartments 1,060
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 908
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.78%
Average Renter Household Size 2.44
Average Household Size 2.49
Median Household Income $38,457 ±$2,012
Median Rent $605 ±$25
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.79% ± 5.41pp
Total Population 49,572

Population and Household Demographics

Gibson County is a county in Tennessee with a population of 49,572. There are 19,449 households in the county with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 27.78% of households in Gibson County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Gibson County

The median gross income for households in Gibson County is $38,457 a year, or $3,205 a month. The median rent for the county is $605 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Gibson County, a household making less than $2,017 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.79% of households who rent are overburdened in Gibson County.

Area Median Income In Gibson 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 Gibson County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,200

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 Gibson 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 Gibson 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 $29,850 $32,050 $34,250 $36,450
50% of Median $19,350 $22,100 $24,850 $27,600 $29,850 $32,050 $34,250 $36,450
80% of Median $30,950 $35,350 $39,750 $44,150 $47,700 $51,250 $54,750 $58,300

Cities In Gibson County

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City Served By
Bradford The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bradford are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Dyer The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Dyer are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Gibson The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Gibson are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Humboldt The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Humboldt are the Humboldt Housing Authority, Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Kenton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Kenton are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Medina The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Medina are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Milan The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Milan are the Milan Housing Authority, Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Rutherford The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Rutherford are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Trenton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Trenton are the Trenton Housing Authority, Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.
Yorkville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Yorkville are the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office and Tennessee Housing Development Agency West Tennessee Office.