Affordable Housing In Hoonah Angoon Census Area
Alaska

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hoonah Angoon Census Area, Alaska

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Hoonah Angoon Census Area, Alaska.

Income Based Apartments in Hoonah Angoon Census Area, Alaska

Hoonah Angoon Census Area 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 Hoonah Angoon Census Area, Alaska

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hoonah Angoon Census Area.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hoonah Angoon Census Area, Alaska

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hoonah Angoon Census Area landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Hoonah Angoon Census Area.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hoonah Angoon Census Area, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $890 and $1,088.

2020 Hoonah Angoon Census Area, 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 $644 $869 $989 $1,332 $1,340
Payment Standard Range $580 to $708 $782 to $956 $890 to $1,088 $1,199 to $1,465 $1,206 to $1,474

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Hoonah Angoon Census Area, 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 33.74%
Average Renter Household Size 2.25
Average Household Size 2.26
Median Household Income $52,419 ±$7,157
Median Rent $725 ±$63
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 23.59% ± 8.01pp
Total Population 2,128

Population and Household Demographics

Hoonah Angoon Census Area is a County in Alaska with a population of 2,128. There are 892 households in the county with an average household size of 2.26 persons. 33.74% of households in Hoonah Angoon Census Area are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hoonah Angoon Census Area

The median gross income for households in Hoonah Angoon Census Area is $52,419 a year, or $4,368 a month. The median rent for the county is $725 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hoonah Angoon Census Area, a household making less than $2,417 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 23.59% of households who rent are overburdened in Hoonah Angoon Census Area.1

Area Median Income In Hoonah Angoon Census Area

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 Hoonah Angoon Census Area, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,900

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 Hoonah Angoon Census Area

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 Hoonah Angoon Census Area HUD Rental Assistance in Hoonah Angoon Census Area

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $17,500 $21,130 $26,660 $32,190 $37,720 $43,250 $48,780 $54,310
50% of Median $29,200 $33,400 $37,550 $41,700 $45,050 $48,400 $51,750 $55,050
80% of Median $46,700 $53,400 $60,050 $66,700 $72,050 $77,400 $82,750 $88,050