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Affordable Housing In Cambrian Park
Santa Clara County, California

Housing Authorities that serve Cambrian Park

Housing Authority Programs
San Jose City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Santa Clara County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Moving to Work

Guide To Affordable Housing in Cambrian Park, California

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Cambrian Park, California.

Income Based Apartments in Cambrian Park, California

Cambrian Park 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 Cambrian Park, California

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Cambrian Park, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Cambrian Park, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,673 and $3,267.

2020 Cambrian Park, 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
Fair Market Rent $2,103 $2,458 $2,970 $3,943 $4,525
Payment Standard Range $1,893 to $2,313 $2,212 to $2,704 $2,673 to $3,267 $3,549 to $4,337 $4,073 to $4,978

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Cambrian Park, CA 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 17.78%
Average Renter Household Size 3.40
Average Household Size 2.85
Median Household Income $101,618 ±$22,381
Median Rent $2,092 ±$588
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.63% ± 24.09pp
Total Population 3,363

Population and Household Demographics

Cambrian Park is a city in Santa Clara County, California with a population of 3,363. There are 1,170 households in the city with an average household size of 2.85 persons. 17.78% of households in Cambrian Park are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Cambrian Park

The median gross income for households in Cambrian Park is $101,618 a year, or $8,468 a month. The median rent for the city is $2,092 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Cambrian Park, a household making less than $6,973 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.63% of households who rent are overburdened in Cambrian Park.

Area Median Income In Cambrian Park

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 Cambrian Park, the AMI is calculated from all households within Santa Clara County.

In Cambrian Park, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $141,600

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 Cambrian Park

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 Cambrian Park

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $33,150 $37,900 $42,650 $47,350 $51,150 $54,950 $58,750 $62,550
50% of Median $55,300 $63,200 $71,100 $78,950 $85,300 $91,600 $97,900 $104,250
80% of Median $78,550 $89,750 $100,950 $112,150 $121,150 $130,100 $139,100 $148,050