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Affordable Housing In Chinese Camp
Tuolumne County, California

Housing Authorities that serve Chinese Camp

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of Stanislaus Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Chinese Camp, California

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

Income Based Apartments in Chinese Camp, California

Chinese Camp 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 Chinese Camp, California

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Chinese Camp, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Chinese Camp, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $914 and $1,117.

2020 Chinese Camp, 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 $694 $827 $1,015 $1,453 $1,774
Payment Standard Range $625 to $763 $744 to $910 $914 to $1,117 $1,308 to $1,598 $1,597 to $1,951

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Chinese Camp, 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 19.3%
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 2.98
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 0% ± 218.18pp
Total Population 170

Population and Household Demographics

Chinese Camp is a city in Tuolumne County, California with a population of 170. There are 57 households in the city with an average household size of 2.98 persons. 19.3% of households in Chinese Camp are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Chinese Camp

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

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Chinese Camp, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Chinese Camp.

Area Median Income In Chinese Camp

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 Chinese Camp, the AMI is calculated from all households within Tuolumne County.

In Chinese Camp, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,600

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 Chinese Camp

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 Chinese Camp

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,900 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $24,850 $28,400 $31,950 $35,450 $38,300 $41,150 $44,000 $46,800
80% of Median $39,700 $45,400 $51,050 $56,700 $61,250 $65,800 $70,350 $74,850