Affordable Housing In Glendale
Los Angeles County, California

20 Low Income Apartment Communities In Glendale

Glen Grove Apartments

700 Orange Grove Ave
Glendale, CA
Call For Rent
2-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Maple Park Apartments

711 E Maple St
Glendale, CA
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Metro Loma

328 Mira Loma Ave
Glendale, CA
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Park Paseo

123 S Isabel Street
Glendale, CA
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Accessible

ACE 121

121 N. Kenwood
Glendale, CA
Accepts Vouchers

Silvercrest - Glendale

323 W. Garfield Avenue
Glendale, CA
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Ivy Glen Apartments

113 N Cedar St
Glendale, CA
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Ucp Glendale Accessible Apartments

6206 San Fernando Rd
Glendale, CA
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

The Gardens

333 Monterey Rd
Glendale, CA
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Casa De La Paloma

133 S Kenwood Street
Glendale, CA
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Glendale

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Glendale Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Glendale, California

There are 20 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,273 affordable apartments for rent in Glendale, California.

Income Based Apartments in Glendale, California

Glendale features 813 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 Glendale, California

There are 460 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Glendale.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Glendale, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Glendale landlords $1,900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Glendale.

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

2020 Glendale, 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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Glendale, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 20
Total Low Income Apartments 1,273
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 813
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 64.71%
Average Renter Household Size 2.64
Average Household Size 2.73
Median Household Income $52,574 ±$1,660
Median Rent $1,296 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 60.05% ± 2.03pp
Total Population 196,984

Population and Household Demographics

Glendale is a City in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 196,984. There are 71,498 households in the city with an average household size of 2.73 persons. 64.71% of households in Glendale are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Glendale

The median gross income for households in Glendale is $52,574 a year, or $4,381 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,296 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Glendale, a household making less than $4,320 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 60.05% of households who rent are overburdened in Glendale.1

Area Median Income In Glendale

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 Glendale, the AMI is calculated from all households within Los Angeles County.

In Glendale, 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 Glendale

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 Glendale HUD Rental Assistance in Glendale

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