Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in King Salmon, AK

Discover affordable housing in King Salmon 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.

Taiga View Apartments

Mile 8 King Salmon Height Rd, King Salmon, Alaska 99613

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accessibility Accessible

How To Identify Affordable Housing in King Salmon, 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
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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 King Salmon, Alaska
$11.70 (+100%) more than Alaska minimum wage and $16.18 (+223%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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How many renters live in King Salmon, Alaska?

The City of King Salmon has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 37.34 percent of the population living in King Salmon.

What is the rental market like in King Salmon, Alaska?

There are an estimated housing units in the King Salmon area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in King Salmon, Alaska, there are 1.24 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in King Salmon?

The rental vacancy rate in King Salmon is 19 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in King Salmon for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in King Salmon
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 4 42 17 0
Occupied Rental Units by Size in King Salmon

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

How Much Is Rent in King Salmon

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $872 to $1,892. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $872
One BR $949
Two BR $1,237
Three BR $1,743
Four BR $1,892
2024 Fair Market Rents in King Salmon, Alaska

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in King Salmon?

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
One BR 2 50 percent
Two BR 21 50 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in King Salmon, Alaska

How many affordable rental units are in King Salmon?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in King Salmon, Alaska including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in King Salmon, Alaska

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in King Salmon, Alaska

King Salmon 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 King Salmon, Alaska

There are 16 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in King Salmon.

Housing Choice Vouchers in King Salmon, Alaska

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in King Salmon, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,113 and $1,361.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.