Affordable Housing In Portage Creek
Dillingham Census Area, Alaska

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

There are 0 affordable apartments in Portage Creek that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Portage Creek, Alaska

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

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Portage Creek, Alaska Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Portage Creek, Alaska

Portage Creek 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 Portage Creek, Alaska

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Portage Creek, Alaska

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

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

2023 Portage Creek, 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
Portage Creek, Alaska Fair Market Rent $884 $958 $1,261 $1,535 $1,694
Portage Creek, 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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Portage Creek, 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 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Portage Creek is a city in Dillingham Census Area, Alaska with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Portage Creek are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Portage Creek

The median gross income for households in Portage Creek is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Portage Creek

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

In Portage Creek, 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 Portage Creek

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 Portage Creek

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Portage Creek 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 Portage Creek 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 Portage Creek 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