Affordable Housing In Mosquito Lake
Guide To Affordable Housing in Mosquito Lake, Alaska
There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Mosquito Lake, Alaska.
Income Based Apartments in Mosquito Lake, Alaska
Mosquito Lake 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 Mosquito Lake, Alaska
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Mosquito Lake.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Mosquito Lake, Alaska
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Mosquito Lake landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Mosquito Lake.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mosquito Lake, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $948 and $1,158.
2022 Mosquito Lake, 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|
|Mosquito Lake, Alaska Fair Market Rent||$732||$800||$1,053||$1,302||$1,579|
|Mosquito Lake, Alaska Payment Standard Range||$659 to $805||$720 to $880||$948 to $1,158||$1,172 to $1,432||$1,421 to $1,737|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Mosquito Lake, 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||1.68|
|Median Household Income||$31,736 ±$8,255|
|Median Rent||$0 ±$0|
Population and Household Demographics
Mosquito Lake is a city in Haines Borough, Alaska with a population of 126. There are 75 households in the city with an average household size of 1.68 persons. % of households in Mosquito Lake are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Mosquito Lake
The median gross income for households in Mosquito Lake is $31,736 a year, or $2,645 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.
Area Median Income In Mosquito Lake
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 Mosquito Lake, the AMI is calculated from all households within Haines Borough.
In Mosquito Lake, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $88,000
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 Mosquito Lake
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 Mosquito Lake
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Mosquito Lake AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Mosquito Lake AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Mosquito Lake AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.