Affordable Housing In Chino
San Bernardino County, California

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Chino

Ivy at College Park Apartments I & II

5950 Notre Dame Ave
Chino, California
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Vista Park Chino

5819 Riverside Dr
Chino, California
Subsidized

Steelworkers Oldtimers Center of Chino

12855 Oaks Ave
Chino, California
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Seasons at Chino

13160 6th St
Chino, California

The Preserve

7550 Desert Holly St
Chino, California
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Chino, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Chino, California

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Moving to Work

Guide To Affordable Housing in Chino, California

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 811 affordable apartments for rent in Chino, California.

Income Based Apartments in Chino, California

Chino features 124 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 Chino, California

There are 687 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Chino.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Chino, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Chino landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Chino.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Chino, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,358 and $1,660.

2022 Chino, 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
Chino, California Fair Market Rent $1,062 $1,202 $1,509 $2,065 $2,542
Chino, California Payment Standard Range $956 to $1,168 $1,082 to $1,322 $1,358 to $1,660 $1,859 to $2,272 $2,288 to $2,796

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Chino, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 811
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 124
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.42%
Average Renter Household Size 3.22
Average Household Size 3.45
Median Household Income $72,872 ±$2,549
Median Rent $1,385 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.81% ± 5.43pp
Total Population 82,208

Population and Household Demographics

Chino is a city in San Bernardino County, California with a population of 82,208. There are 20,149 households in the city with an average household size of 3.45 persons. 32.42% of households in Chino are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Chino

The median gross income for households in Chino is $72,872 a year, or $6,073 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,385 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Chino, a household making less than $4,617 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.81% of households who rent are overburdened in Chino.

Area Median Income In Chino

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 Chino, the AMI is calculated from all households within San Bernardino County.

In Chino, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,400

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 Chino

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 Chino

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Chino AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,500 $21,150 $23,800 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Chino AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,800 $35,200 $39,600 $44,000 $47,550 $51,050 $54,600 $58,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Chino AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,300 $56,350 $63,400 $70,400 $76,050 $81,700 $87,300 $92,950