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Affordable Housing In White House
Robertson County, Tennessee

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In White House

Grove at Kendal

100 Grove Lane
White House, Tennessee
$444-778
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Clearview Apartments Hallmark Mgmt Inc

3318 Highway 31 W
White House, Tennessee
Accepts Vouchers

Washington Square

200 Mount Vernon Ct
White House, Tennessee
Accepts Vouchers

Belmont Lodge Apartments

713 McCurdy Road
White House, Tennessee
Accepts Vouchers

White House Housing, Inc

306 Whitson Ct
White House, Tennessee
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve White House

Housing Authority Programs
Tennessee Housing Development Agency Central Office Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Mainstream Voucher
Tennessee Housing Development Agency Middle Tennessee Office Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in White House, Tennessee

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 184 affordable apartments for rent in White House, Tennessee.

Income Based Apartments in White House, Tennessee

White House features 12 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 White House, Tennessee

There are 172 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in White House.

Housing Choice Vouchers in White House, Tennessee

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in White House, Tennessee for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,022 and $1,250.

2020 White House, 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 $898 $957 $1,136 $1,484 $1,822
Payment Standard Range $808 to $988 $861 to $1,053 $1,022 to $1,250 $1,336 to $1,632 $1,640 to $2,004

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

White House, TN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 184
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 12
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 14.89%
Average Renter Household Size 2.82
Average Household Size 2.80
Median Household Income $67,763 ±$8,871
Median Rent $889 ±$182
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.96% ± 19.94pp
Total Population 10,810

Population and Household Demographics

White House is a city in Robertson County, Tennessee with a population of 10,810. There are 3,854 households in the city with an average household size of 2.80 persons. 14.89% of households in White House are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in White House

The median gross income for households in White House is $67,763 a year, or $5,647 a month. The median rent for the city is $889 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In White House, a household making less than $2,963 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.96% of households who rent are overburdened in White House.

Area Median Income In White House

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 White House, the AMI is calculated from all households within Robertson County.

In White House, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $80,000

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 White House

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 White House

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,800 $19,200 $21,600 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $28,000 $32,000 $36,000 $40,000 $43,200 $46,400 $49,600 $52,800
80% of Median $44,800 $51,200 $57,600 $64,000 $69,150 $74,250 $79,400 $84,500