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Affordable Housing In Hayfork
Trinity County, California

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hayfork

Eskaton Hayfork Manor

125 Hyampom Road
Hayfork, California
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Housing Authorities that serve Hayfork

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 Hayfork, California

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 10 affordable apartments for rent in Hayfork, California.

Income Based Apartments in Hayfork, California

Hayfork features 10 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 Hayfork, California

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hayfork, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hayfork, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $767 and $937.

2020 Hayfork, 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 $576 $684 $852 $1,229 $1,359
Payment Standard Range $518 to $634 $616 to $752 $767 to $937 $1,106 to $1,352 $1,223 to $1,495

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hayfork, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 10
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 10
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.84%
Average Renter Household Size 2.04
Average Household Size 2.46
Median Household Income $23,819 ±$11,883
Median Rent $755 ±$208
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 59.21% ± 21.77pp
Total Population 2,785

Population and Household Demographics

Hayfork is a city in Trinity County, California with a population of 2,785. There are 1,123 households in the city with an average household size of 2.46 persons. 33.84% of households in Hayfork are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hayfork

The median gross income for households in Hayfork is $23,819 a year, or $1,985 a month. The median rent for the city is $755 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hayfork, a household making less than $2,517 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 59.21% of households who rent are overburdened in Hayfork.

Area Median Income In Hayfork

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 Hayfork, the AMI is calculated from all households within Trinity County.

In Hayfork, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $51,600

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 Hayfork

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 Hayfork

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