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Affordable Housing In Parker's Crossroads
Henderson County, Tennessee

Housing Authorities that serve Parker's Crossroads

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 Parker's Crossroads, Tennessee

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Parker's Crossroads, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in Parker's Crossroads, Tennessee

Parker's Crossroads 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 Parker's Crossroads, Tennessee

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Parker's Crossroads.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Parker's Crossroads, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Parker's Crossroads, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $594 and $726.

2020 Parker's Crossroads, 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 $501 $503 $660 $832 $894
Payment Standard Range $451 to $551 $453 to $553 $594 to $726 $749 to $915 $805 to $983

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Parker's Crossroads, 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 10.66%
Average Renter Household Size 1.77
Average Household Size 2.54
Median Household Income $32,500 ±$21,309
Median Rent $600 ±$112
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 61.54% ± 101.4pp
Total Population 310

Population and Household Demographics

Parker's Crossroads is a City in Henderson County, Tennessee with a population of 310. There are 122 households in the city with an average household size of 2.54 persons. 10.66% of households in Parker's Crossroads are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Parker's Crossroads

The median gross income for households in Parker's Crossroads is $32,500 a year, or $2,708 a month. The median rent for the city is $600 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Parker's Crossroads, a household making less than $2,000 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 61.54% of households who rent are overburdened in Parker's Crossroads.1

Area Median Income In Parker's Crossroads

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 Parker's Crossroads, the AMI is calculated from all households within Henderson County.

In Parker's Crossroads, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $52,900

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 Parker's Crossroads

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 Parker's Crossroads

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $28,600 $30,700 $32,800 $34,950
50% of Median $18,550 $21,200 $23,850 $26,450 $28,600 $30,700 $32,800 $34,950
80% of Median $29,650 $33,850 $38,100 $42,300 $45,700 $49,100 $52,500 $55,850