Western Heights

1621 Jourolman Ave., Knoxville, Tennessee 37921

Western Heights, located at 1621 Jourolman Ave. in Knoxville, has one, two, three, four and five bedroom apartments. Western Heights participates in the Public Housing program.

Units

Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
One Bedroom One Bath (1/1) - Call for Price
Two Bedroom One Bath (2/1) - Call for Price
Three Bedroom One Bath (3/1) - Call for Price
Four Bedroom One in a half Bath (4/1.5) - Call for Price
Five Bedroom One in a half Bath (5/1.5) - Call for Price

Western Heights Details

  • 440 one, two, three, four and five bedroom units.
  • Accepts Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers (HCV)
  • Family and Senior

Property Amenities

  • Community Room
  • Resident Service Coordinator
  • On-Site Maintenance

Unit Amenities

  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Nearby Amenities

  • Close to Public Transportation

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 7:30am-4:00pm
Tuesday 7:30am-4:00pm
Wednesday 7:30am-4:00pm
Thursday 7:30am-4:00pm
Friday 7:30am-4:00pm

About Western Heights

Located off Western Avenue in Northwest Knoxville, Western Heights is KCDC’s largest affordable housing property. The 440-unit property underwent renovations and modernization in 2011, including new roofs. The community features a green space for activities and a Boys & Girls Club on-site.

Public Housing

Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.

Knoxville HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Knoxville but actual income limits may differ for units at Western Heights.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $14,700 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% $24,500 $28,000 $31,500 $34,950 $37,750 $40,550 $43,350 $46,150
80% $39,150 $44,750 $50,350 $55,900 $60,400 $64,850 $69,350 $73,800

These general income qualifications for Knoxville, Tennessee should only be used as a basic guide. To find out if you qualify, contact the community directly.

You can usually make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) to be eligible for a HUD-Assisted Housing unit, but income qualification tiers for this community may be different due to various policies.

Western Heights receives rental subsidies through HUD-Assisted Housing for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

Western Heights is managed by Knoxville Community Development Corporation.

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