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Monarch Pointe Apartments Homes

1860 W Crescent Ave
Anaheim, California

Diamond Aisle Apartments

1310 W Diamond St
Anaheim, California

Broadway Village

1245 E Broadway
Anaheim, California

Belage Manor Apartments

1660 W Broadway
Anaheim, California

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1633 S Walnut St
Anaheim, California
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There are 2,727 low-income apartments in Anaheim that offer reduced rents to eligible households. Low-income rents in Anaheim, California can range from $1,032 to $1,515 depending on the number of bedrooms.

Rental assistance programs support 530 low-income homes in Anaheim where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $515 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on August 12th, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Anaheim, California

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Orange County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Anaheim Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)
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Anaheim, California Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Anaheim, California

Anaheim features 530 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 Anaheim, California

There are 2,727 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Anaheim.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Anaheim, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Anaheim landlords $1,200 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Anaheim.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Anaheim, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,285 and $2,793.

2023 Anaheim, California 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
Anaheim, California Fair Market Rent $1,939 $2,113 $2,539 $3,448 $4,032
Anaheim, California Payment Standard Range $1,745 to $2,133 $1,902 to $2,324 $2,285 to $2,793 $3,103 to $3,793 $3,629 to $4,435

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Anaheim, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 52
Total Low Income Apartments 3,317
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 530
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 53.31%
Average Renter Household Size 3.41
Average Household Size 3.42
Median Household Income $60,752 ±$1,209
Median Rent $1,374 ±$13
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 60.23% ± 1.93pp
Total Population 345,578

Population and Household Demographics

Anaheim is a city in Orange County, California with a population of 345,578. There are 99,670 households in the city with an average household size of 3.42 persons. 53.31% of households in Anaheim are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Anaheim

The median gross income for households in Anaheim is $60,752 a year, or $5,063 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,374 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Anaheim, a household making less than $4,580 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 60.23% of households who rent are overburdened in Anaheim.

Area Median Income In Anaheim

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 Anaheim, the AMI is calculated from all households within Orange County.

In Anaheim, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $127,800

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 Anaheim

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 Anaheim

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Anaheim AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$30,150 $34,450 $38,750 $43,050 $46,500 $49,950 $53,400 $56,850
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Anaheim AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$50,250 $57,400 $64,600 $71,750 $77,500 $83,250 $89,000 $94,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Anaheim AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$80,400 $91,850 $103,350 $114,800 $124,000 $133,200 $142,400 $151,550