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Affordable Housing In Fallbrook
San Diego County, California

6 Low Income Apartment Communities In Fallbrook

Fallbrook View Apartments

901 Alturas Rd
Fallbrook, California
Income Based
1 BR

Turnagain Arms

920 E Mission Rd
Fallbrook, California
Income Based
1 BR

Pine View

1101 Alturas Rd
Fallbrook, California

Casa De Cortez

528 DE Luz Rd
Fallbrook, California

Kalmia Courtyards

234 W Kalmia St
Fallbrook, California

De Luz Apartments - Fallbrook

420 N Pico Ave
Fallbrook, California
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Housing Authorities that serve Fallbrook

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of San Diego Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Moderate Rehabilitation; Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Fallbrook, California

There are 6 low income housing apartment communities offering 267 affordable apartments for rent in Fallbrook, California.

Income Based Apartments in Fallbrook, California

Fallbrook features 112 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 Fallbrook, California

There are 155 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fallbrook.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fallbrook, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Fallbrook landlords $1,100 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Fallbrook.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fallbrook, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,833 and $2,241.

2020 Fallbrook, 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 $1,404 $1,566 $2,037 $2,894 $3,576
Payment Standard Range $1,264 to $1,544 $1,409 to $1,723 $1,833 to $2,241 $2,605 to $3,183 $3,218 to $3,934

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Fallbrook, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 267
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 112
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.87%
Average Renter Household Size 3.16
Average Household Size 2.99
Median Household Income $52,083 ±$2,361
Median Rent $1,028 ±$38
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.58% ± 6.44pp
Total Population 31,573

Population and Household Demographics

Fallbrook is a city in San Diego County, California with a population of 31,573. There are 10,487 households in the city with an average household size of 2.99 persons. 41.87% of households in Fallbrook are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fallbrook

The median gross income for households in Fallbrook is $52,083 a year, or $4,340 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,028 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fallbrook, a household making less than $3,427 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.58% of households who rent are overburdened in Fallbrook.

Area Median Income In Fallbrook

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 Fallbrook, the AMI is calculated from all households within San Diego County.

In Fallbrook, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $92,700

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 Fallbrook

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 Fallbrook

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $24,300 $27,750 $31,200 $34,650 $37,450 $40,200 $43,000 $45,750
50% of Median $40,450 $46,200 $52,000 $57,750 $62,400 $67,000 $71,650 $76,250
80% of Median $64,700 $73,950 $83,200 $92,400 $99,800 $107,200 $114,600 $122,000