Affordable Housing In Hardin County
Tennessee

16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hardin County

Hunter Hill Apartments

20 Hunter Hill Dr
Savannah, Tennessee
Income Based
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Savannah Apartments

230 Ryan St.
Savannah, Tennessee
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Southwood Apartments

150 Austin St
Savannah, Tennessee
Subsidized

Wesley at Adamsville

142 S Maple St
Adamsville, Tennessee
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Northwood Apartments

260 Arendall St
Adamsville, Tennessee
Subsidized

Cypress Gardens Apartments

200 Lewis St
Savannah, Tennessee

Oakhaven Village

109 Birch St
Adamsville, Tennessee
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

BHI Savannah Project

300 Austin St
Savannah, Tennessee
Supportive Housing

McKendree Oaks At Savannah

1650 Florence Rd
Savannah, Tennessee
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

95 Bain Rd

95 Bain Rd
Savannah, Tennessee

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Hardin County, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Hardin County, Tennessee

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hardin County, Tennessee

There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 699 affordable apartments for rent in Hardin County, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in Hardin County, Tennessee

Hardin County features 500 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 Hardin County, Tennessee

There are 199 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hardin County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hardin County, Tennessee

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hardin County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Hardin County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hardin County, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $608 and $744.

2022 Hardin 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
Hardin County, Tennessee Fair Market Rent $510 $514 $676 $848 $990
Hardin County, Tennessee Payment Standard Range $459 to $561 $463 to $565 $608 to $744 $763 to $933 $891 to $1,089

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Hardin County, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 16
Total Low Income Apartments 699
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 500
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.34%
Average Renter Household Size 2.30
Average Household Size 2.58
Median Household Income $35,290 ±$2,100
Median Rent $577 ±$50
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.83% ± 6.61pp
Total Population 25,900

Population and Household Demographics

Hardin County is a county in Tennessee with a population of 25,900. There are 9,871 households in the county with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 22.34% of households in Hardin County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hardin County

The median gross income for households in Hardin County is $35,290 a year, or $2,941 a month. The median rent for the county is $577 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hardin County, a household making less than $1,923 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.83% of households who rent are overburdened in Hardin County.

Area Median Income In Hardin 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 Hardin County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,000

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 Hardin 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 Hardin County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hardin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $30,500 $32,750 $35,000 $37,250
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Hardin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$19,750 $22,600 $25,400 $28,200 $30,500 $32,750 $35,000 $37,250
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Hardin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$31,600 $36,100 $40,600 $45,100 $48,750 $52,350 $55,950 $59,550

Cities In Hardin County

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City Served By
Adamsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Adamsville is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Crump The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crump is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Olivet The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Olivet is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Saltillo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Saltillo is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Savannah The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Savannah are the Savannah Housing Authority and Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Walnut Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Walnut Grove is the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.