Affordable Housing In Aleutians East Borough
Alaska

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Aleutians East Borough where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Aleutians East Borough that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Aleutians East Borough, Alaska

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Aleutians East Borough. Go to the Alaska Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Aleutians East Borough.

Aleutians East Borough, Alaska Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Aleutians East Borough, Alaska

Aleutians East Borough 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 Aleutians East Borough, Alaska

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Aleutians East Borough.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Aleutians East Borough, Alaska

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Aleutians East Borough landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Aleutians East Borough.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Aleutians East Borough, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,111 and $1,357.

2023 Aleutians East Borough, Alaska 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
Aleutians East Borough, Alaska Fair Market Rent $865 $937 $1,234 $1,502 $1,873
Aleutians East Borough, Alaska Payment Standard Range $779 to $952 $843 to $1,031 $1,111 to $1,357 $1,352 to $1,652 $1,686 to $2,060

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Aleutians East Borough, AK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 46.52%
Average Renter Household Size 2.14
Average Household Size 2.43
Median Household Income $61,518 ±$2,684
Median Rent $930 ±$36
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 20.87% ± 4.33pp
Total Population 3,304

Population and Household Demographics

Aleutians East Borough is a county in Alaska with a population of 3,304. There are 690 households in the county with an average household size of 2.43 persons. 46.52% of households in Aleutians East Borough are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Aleutians East Borough

The median gross income for households in Aleutians East Borough is $61,518 a year, or $5,127 a month. The median rent for the county is $930 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Aleutians East Borough, a household making less than $3,100 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 20.87% of households who rent are overburdened in Aleutians East Borough.

Area Median Income In Aleutians East Borough

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.

In Aleutians East Borough, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $86,400

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 Aleutians East Borough

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 Aleutians East Borough

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Aleutians East Borough AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,300 $22,890 $28,790 $34,690 $40,590 $46,490 $52,390 $58,290
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Aleutians East Borough AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$32,200 $36,800 $41,400 $45,950 $49,650 $53,350 $57,000 $60,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Aleutians East Borough AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$51,450 $58,800 $66,150 $73,500 $79,400 $85,300 $91,150 $97,050