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Affordable Housing In Fall River Mills
Shasta County, California

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Fall River Mills

Cedarwood Apartments

24845 Fort Crook Ave
Fall River Mills, California
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Housing Authorities that serve Fall River Mills

Housing Authority Programs
Shasta County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Homeownership; Family Unification Program (FUP)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Fall River Mills, California

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 38 affordable apartments for rent in Fall River Mills, California.

Income Based Apartments in Fall River Mills, California

Fall River Mills features 38 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 Fall River Mills, California

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fall River Mills, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fall River Mills, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $869 and $1,063.

2020 Fall River Mills, 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 $630 $744 $966 $1,394 $1,696
Payment Standard Range $567 to $693 $670 to $818 $869 to $1,063 $1,255 to $1,533 $1,526 to $1,866

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Fall River Mills, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 38
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 38
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 59.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.69
Average Household Size 3.14
Median Household Income $31,367 ±$17,644
Median Rent $612 ±$338
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.54% ± 41.12pp
Total Population 548

Population and Household Demographics

Fall River Mills is a city in Shasta County, California with a population of 548. There are 161 households in the city with an average household size of 3.14 persons. 59.63% of households in Fall River Mills are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fall River Mills

The median gross income for households in Fall River Mills is $31,367 a year, or $2,614 a month. The median rent for the city is $612 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fall River Mills, a household making less than $2,040 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.54% of households who rent are overburdened in Fall River Mills.

Area Median Income In Fall River Mills

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 Fall River Mills, the AMI is calculated from all households within Shasta County.

In Fall River Mills, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,500

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 Fall River Mills

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 Fall River Mills

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