Affordable Housing In Red Boiling Springs
Macon County, Tennessee

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Red Boiling Springs

Spring Tree Villas

142 Kinnebrew Dr
Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Red Boiling Springs, 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 Red Boiling Springs, 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 Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 47 affordable apartments for rent in Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee

Red Boiling Springs 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 Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee

There are 47 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Red Boiling Springs.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $662 and $810.

2022 Red Boiling Springs, 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
Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee Fair Market Rent $556 $559 $736 $940 $1,153
Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee Payment Standard Range $500 to $612 $503 to $615 $662 to $810 $846 to $1,034 $1,038 to $1,268

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Red Boiling Springs, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 47
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 57.35%
Average Renter Household Size 2.73
Average Household Size 2.47
Median Household Income $20,694 ±$7,201
Median Rent $477 ±$81
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31.41% ± 13.5pp
Total Population 1,314

Population and Household Demographics

Red Boiling Springs is a city in Macon County, Tennessee with a population of 1,314. There are 483 households in the city with an average household size of 2.47 persons. 57.35% of households in Red Boiling Springs are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Red Boiling Springs

The median gross income for households in Red Boiling Springs is $20,694 a year, or $1,725 a month. The median rent for the city is $477 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Red Boiling Springs, a household making less than $1,590 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.41% of households who rent are overburdened in Red Boiling Springs.

Area Median Income In Red Boiling Springs

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 Red Boiling Springs, the AMI is calculated from all households within Macon County.

In Red Boiling Springs, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $45,400

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 Red Boiling Springs

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 Red Boiling Springs

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Red Boiling Springs 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 Red Boiling Springs 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 Red Boiling Springs 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