Renters with affordable housing costs (Metro Council District)

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Definitions: Percent of renter-occupied housing units in which the gross rent is less than 30 percent of the household's income in the past 12 months.

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 5-year American Community Survey Estimates, processed by the Kentucky State Data Center.

Footnotes: Gross rent is the inflation-adjusted cost of contract rent plus utilities and fuels (kerosene, wood, etc.). Housing costs are considered affordable if the combined cost of rent and utilities is no more than 30 percent of a household's income.