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Affordable Housing In Del Norte County

9 Low Income Apartment Communities In Del Norte County

Crescent City Senior Apartments

1125 Oregon St
Crescent City, California
Call For Rent
1 BR

Summer Park Apartments

1500 Summer Park Ct
Crescent City, California
Call For Rent
2-4 BR

Surf Apartments

108 H St
Crescent City, California
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR

Seabreeze Apartments

1045 E Condor St
Crescent City, California

Seagull Villa Apartments

655 Pacific Ave
Crescent City, California

Totem Villa Apartments

1085 US Highway 101 N
Crescent City, California

Redwood Cove

1755 Northcrest Dr
Crescent City, California
Elderly Supportive Housing

Hidden Creek Apartments

1000 Scenic Creek Dr
Crescent City, California

Hidden Creek Apartments

Summer Ln
Crescent City, California
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Del Norte County, California

There are 9 low income housing apartment communities offering 534 affordable apartments for rent in Del Norte County, California.

Income Based Apartments in Del Norte County, California

Del Norte County features 260 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 Del Norte County, California

There are 274 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Del Norte County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Del Norte County, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Del Norte County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Del Norte County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Del Norte County, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $900 and $1,100.

2021 Del Norte County, 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 $677 $827 $1,000 $1,387 $1,702
Payment Standard Range $609 to $745 $744 to $910 $900 to $1,100 $1,248 to $1,526 $1,532 to $1,872

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Del Norte County, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 534
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 260
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.45%
Average Renter Household Size 2.69
Average Household Size 2.55
Median Household Income $40,847 ±$4,369
Median Rent $808 ±$58
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.63% ± 5.66pp
Total Population 27,788

Population and Household Demographics

Del Norte County is a county in California with a population of 27,788. There are 9,420 households in the county with an average household size of 2.55 persons. 39.45% of households in Del Norte County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Del Norte County

The median gross income for households in Del Norte County is $40,847 a year, or $3,404 a month. The median rent for the county is $808 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Del Norte County, a household making less than $2,693 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.63% of households who rent are overburdened in Del Norte County.

Area Median Income In Del Norte 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 Del Norte County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,400

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 Del Norte 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 Del Norte County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,700 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $24,500 $28,000 $31,500 $34,950 $37,750 $40,550 $43,350 $46,150
80% of Median $39,150 $44,750 $50,350 $55,900 $60,400 $64,850 $69,350 $73,800

Cities In Del Norte County

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City Served By
Bertsch Oceanview
Crescent City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crescent City is the City of Crescent City Housing Authority.
Smith River