Affordable Housing In Manokotak
Dillingham Census Area, Alaska

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

There are 12 affordable apartments in Manokotak that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Manokotak, Alaska

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


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Affordable Housing Near Manokotak

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Affordable Housing In Dillingham, AK Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Dillingham.
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Manokotak, Alaska Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Manokotak, Alaska

Manokotak 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 Manokotak, Alaska

There are 12 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Manokotak.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Manokotak, Alaska

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Manokotak, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,135 and $1,387.

2023 Manokotak, 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
Manokotak, Alaska Fair Market Rent $884 $958 $1,261 $1,535 $1,694
Manokotak, Alaska Payment Standard Range $796 to $972 $862 to $1,054 $1,135 to $1,387 $1,382 to $1,689 $1,525 to $1,863

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Manokotak, AK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 12
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.34%
Average Renter Household Size 4.34
Average Household Size 4.52
Median Household Income $36,667 ±$6,685
Median Rent $425 ±$180
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 14.29% ± 27.78pp
Total Population 691

Population and Household Demographics

Manokotak is a city in Dillingham Census Area, Alaska with a population of 691. There are 128 households in the city with an average household size of 4.52 persons. 27.34% of households in Manokotak are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Manokotak

The median gross income for households in Manokotak is $36,667 a year, or $3,056 a month. The median rent for the city is $425 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Manokotak, a household making less than $1,417 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 14.29% of households who rent are overburdened in Manokotak.

Area Median Income In Manokotak

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 Manokotak, the AMI is calculated from all households within Dillingham Census Area.

In Manokotak, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,000

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 Manokotak

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 Manokotak

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Manokotak 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 Manokotak 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 Manokotak 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