Affordable Housing In East San Gabriel
Los Angeles County, California

Waiting List Openings In East San Gabriel

Waiting ListStatus
Los Angeles County Development Authority Other Senior Open Now
Los Angeles County Development Authority Senior Public Housing Open Now

Housing Authorities that serve East San Gabriel

Housing Authority Programs
Los Angeles County Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in East San Gabriel, California

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in East San Gabriel, California.

Income Based Apartments in East San Gabriel, California

East San Gabriel 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 East San Gabriel, California

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in East San Gabriel, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay East San Gabriel landlords $1,100 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $600 towards rent in East San Gabriel.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in East San Gabriel, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,760 and $2,152.

2020 East San Gabriel, 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 $1,279 $1,517 $1,956 $2,614 $2,857
Payment Standard Range $1,151 to $1,407 $1,365 to $1,669 $1,760 to $2,152 $2,353 to $2,875 $2,571 to $3,143

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

East San Gabriel, 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 41.89%
Average Renter Household Size 2.90
Average Household Size 3.05
Median Household Income $65,833 ±$6,550
Median Rent $1,222 ±$63
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.88% ± 8.45pp
Total Population 15,980

Population and Household Demographics

East San Gabriel is a City in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 15,980. There are 5,202 households in the city with an average household size of 3.05 persons. 41.89% of households in East San Gabriel are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in East San Gabriel

The median gross income for households in East San Gabriel is $65,833 a year, or $5,486 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,222 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In East San Gabriel, a household making less than $4,073 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.88% of households who rent are overburdened in East San Gabriel.1

Area Median Income In East San Gabriel

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 East San Gabriel, the AMI is calculated from all households within Los Angeles County.

In East San Gabriel, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,100

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 East San Gabriel

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 East San Gabriel

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $21,950 $25,050 $28,200 $31,300 $33,850 $36,350 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $36,550 $41,800 $47,000 $52,200 $56,400 $60,600 $64,750 $68,950
80% of Median $58,450 $66,800 $75,150 $83,500 $90,200 $96,900 $103,550 $110,250