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Affordable Housing In Attu Station
Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska

Guide To Affordable Housing in Attu Station, Alaska

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Attu Station, Alaska.

Income Based Apartments in Attu Station, Alaska

Attu Station 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 Attu Station, Alaska

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Attu Station, Alaska

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Attu Station, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,580 and $1,931.

2020 Attu Station, 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
Fair Market Rent $1,144 $1,333 $1,755 $2,187 $2,612
Payment Standard Range $1,030 to $1,258 $1,200 to $1,466 $1,580 to $1,931 $1,968 to $2,406 $2,351 to $2,873

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Attu Station, 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 %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 16

Population and Household Demographics

Attu Station is a city in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska with a population of 16. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Attu Station are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Attu Station

The median gross income for households in Attu Station is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Attu Station

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 Attu Station, the AMI is calculated from all households within Aleutians West Census Area.

In Attu Station, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $100,100

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 Attu Station

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 Attu Station

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $21,500 $24,600 $27,650 $32,750 $38,350 $43,950 $49,550 $55,150
50% of Median $35,850 $40,950 $46,050 $51,150 $55,250 $59,350 $63,450 $67,550
80% of Median $57,300 $65,500 $73,700 $81,850 $88,400 $94,950 $101,500 $108,050