Affordable Housing In Pleasant Valley
Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pleasant Valley, Alaska

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Pleasant Valley, Alaska.

Income Based Apartments in Pleasant Valley, Alaska

Pleasant Valley 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 Pleasant Valley, Alaska

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pleasant Valley.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pleasant Valley, Alaska

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pleasant Valley, Alaska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,171 and $1,431.

2021 Pleasant Valley, 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
Pleasant Valley, Alaska Fair Market Rent $858 $987 $1,301 $1,862 $2,253
Pleasant Valley, Alaska Payment Standard Range $772 to $944 $888 to $1,086 $1,171 to $1,431 $1,676 to $2,048 $2,028 to $2,478

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pleasant Valley, 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 2.33
Median Household Income $68,929 ±$40,149
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 168

Population and Household Demographics

Pleasant Valley is a city in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska with a population of 168. There are 72 households in the city with an average household size of 2.33 persons. % of households in Pleasant Valley are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pleasant Valley

The median gross income for households in Pleasant Valley is $68,929 a year, or $5,744 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Pleasant Valley

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 Pleasant Valley, the AMI is calculated from all households within Fairbanks North Star Borough.

In Pleasant Valley, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $92,500

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 Pleasant Valley

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 Pleasant Valley

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pleasant Valley AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,450 $22,200 $27,450 $33,130 $38,810 $44,490 $50,170 $55,850
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Pleasant Valley AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$32,400 $37,000 $41,650 $46,250 $49,950 $53,650 $57,350 $61,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pleasant Valley AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$51,800 $59,200 $66,600 $74,000 $79,950 $85,850 $91,800 $97,700