Affordable Housing In Colusa County
12 Low Income Apartment Communities In Colusa County
Housing Authorities that serve Colusa County
|Regional Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Colusa County, California
There are 12 low income housing apartment communities offering 640 affordable apartments for rent in Colusa County, California.
Income Based Apartments in Colusa County, California
Colusa County features 318 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 Colusa County, California
There are 322 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Colusa County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Colusa County, California
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Colusa County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Colusa County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Colusa County, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||12|
|Total Low Income Apartments||640|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||318|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||37.83%|
|Average Renter Household Size||3.29|
|Average Household Size||3.04|
|Median Household Income||$52,168 ±$2,583|
|Median Rent||$869 ±$75|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||39.96% ± 6.44pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Colusa County is a County in California with a population of 21,396. There are 6,966 households in the county with an average household size of 3.04 persons. 37.83% of households in Colusa County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Colusa County
The median gross income for households in Colusa County is $52,168 a year, or $4,347 a month. The median rent for the county is $869 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Colusa County, a household making less than $2,897 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.96% of households who rent are overburdened in Colusa County.1
Area Median Income In Colusa County
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.
In Colusa County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,900
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 Colusa County
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 Colusa County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$13,650||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$42,800|
|50% of Median||$22,700||$25,950||$29,200||$32,400||$35,000||$37,600||$40,200||$42,800|
|80% of Median||$36,300||$41,500||$46,700||$51,850||$56,000||$60,150||$64,300||$68,450|
Cities In Colusa County
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|Colusa||6||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Colusa is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|Arbuckle||2||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arbuckle is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|Williams||4||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Williams is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|College City||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves College City is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|Grimes||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grimes is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|Lodoga||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lodoga is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|Maxwell||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maxwell is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|Princeton||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Princeton is the Regional Housing Authority.|
|Stonyford||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stonyford is the Regional Housing Authority.|