Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Hooper Bay, AK

Discover affordable housing in Hooper Bay where there are 1+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Hooper Bay Multi - Family Affordable Housing

TOMAGANUK RD, Hooper Bay, Alaska 99604

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Hooper Bay, Alaska

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Hooper Bay, Alaska
$17.14/hour
$5.41 (+46%) more than Alaska minimum wage and $9.89 (+136%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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How many renters live in Hooper Bay, Alaska?

The City of Hooper Bay has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 34.46 percent of the population living in Hooper Bay.

What is the rental market like in Hooper Bay, Alaska?

There are an estimated housing units in the Hooper Bay area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Hooper Bay, Alaska, there are 1.05 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Hooper Bay?

The rental vacancy rate in Hooper Bay is 4 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Hooper Bay for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Hooper Bay
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
5 0 25 29 6
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Hooper Bay

A large number of apartments in Hooper Bay have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Hooper Bay?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 0 100 percent
Two BR 4 16 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Hooper Bay, Alaska

How many affordable rental units are in Hooper Bay?

Income Based Apartments in Hooper Bay, Alaska

Hooper Bay 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 Hooper Bay, Alaska

There are 19 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hooper Bay.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hooper Bay, Alaska

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hooper Bay, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $815 and $996.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.