Affordable Housing In Pine Hill
2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pine Hill
Guide To Affordable Housing in Pine Hill, Alabama
There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 69 affordable apartments for rent in Pine Hill, Alabama.
Income Based Apartments in Pine Hill, Alabama
Pine Hill features 50 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 Pine Hill, Alabama
There are 19 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pine Hill.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Pine Hill, Alabama
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pine Hill landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Pine Hill.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pine Hill, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $687 and $839.
2022 Pine Hill, Alabama 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|
|Pine Hill, Alabama Fair Market Rent||$573||$587||$763||$943||$1,035|
|Pine Hill, Alabama Payment Standard Range||$516 to $630||$528 to $646||$687 to $839||$849 to $1,037||$932 to $1,139|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Pine Hill, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||2|
|Total Low Income Apartments||69|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||50|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||38.18%|
|Average Renter Household Size||3.43|
|Average Household Size||3.14|
|Median Household Income||$30,682 ±$12,983|
|Median Rent||$257 ±$133|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||38.94% ± 22.05pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Pine Hill is a city in Wilcox County, Alabama with a population of 929. There are 296 households in the city with an average household size of 3.14 persons. 38.18% of households in Pine Hill are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Pine Hill
The median gross income for households in Pine Hill is $30,682 a year, or $2,557 a month. The median rent for the city is $257 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pine Hill, a household making less than $857 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.94% of households who rent are overburdened in Pine Hill.
Area Median Income In Pine Hill
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 Pine Hill, the AMI is calculated from all households within Wilcox County.
In Pine Hill, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,200
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 Pine Hill
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 Pine Hill
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|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pine Hill AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Pine Hill AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pine Hill AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.