Did you know?
The average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in Jackson County is $1,043/month 1. The median household income in Jackson County is $35,4702. This means that in Jackson County, many of our neighbors are paying far more than 30% of their income towards rent and still live in substandard housing because that’s what they can afford.
A working family in Jackson County with 2 adults and 2 children needs to earn, on average, a total of $45,262 annually to afford basic living expenses. This family would need to earn a combined hourly wage of $21.76, which is $4.84 more than the $16.92 per hour earned through working two minimum wage jobs at an hourly rate of $8.46, which equates to a weekly pay of $338, monthly pay of $1,466, and an annual salary of $17,597.
$400 is the average monthly payment that an Chipola Area Habitat homeowner for a 3 bedroom house, including principal, taxes, and insurance.
- FY2020 50th Percentile Rents via Office Of Policy Development And Research (PD&R)
- 2. United Way ALICE Report