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Affordable Housing In Huntington Park
Los Angeles County, California

Waiting List Openings In Huntington Park

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

8 Low Income Apartment Communities In Huntington Park

Casa Rita

6508 Rita Ave
Huntington Park, California
3 BR

Middleton Place Apartments

6700 Middleton Street
Huntington Park, California
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Mosaic Gardens at Huntington Park

6337 Middleton St
Huntington Park, California
Income Based
Studio-2 BR

Casa Bonita Apartments

6512 Rugby Ave
Huntington Park, California
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Rugby Plaza Apartments

6330 Rugby Ave
Huntington Park, California
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Tiki Apartments

7306 Marbrisa Ave
Huntington Park, California

Concord Huntington Park

6900 Seville Ave
Huntington Park, California

Rugby Plaza

3660 Rugby Ave
Huntington Park, California
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Housing Authorities that serve Huntington Park

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Huntington Park, California

There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 608 affordable apartments for rent in Huntington Park, California.

Income Based Apartments in Huntington Park, California

Huntington Park features 162 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 Huntington Park, California

There are 446 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Huntington Park.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Huntington Park, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Huntington Park, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,852 and $2,264.

2021 Huntington Park, 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 $1,369 $1,605 $2,058 $2,735 $2,982
Payment Standard Range $1,232 to $1,506 $1,445 to $1,766 $1,852 to $2,264 $2,462 to $3,009 $2,684 to $3,280

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Huntington Park, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 608
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 162
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 75.97%
Average Renter Household Size 3.86
Average Household Size 4.04
Median Household Income $34,887 ±$1,927
Median Rent $942 ±$11
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 66.59% ± 3.51pp
Total Population 59,003

Population and Household Demographics

Huntington Park is a city in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 59,003. There are 14,559 households in the city with an average household size of 4.04 persons. 75.97% of households in Huntington Park are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Huntington Park

The median gross income for households in Huntington Park is $34,887 a year, or $2,907 a month. The median rent for the city is $942 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Huntington Park, a household making less than $3,140 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 66.59% of households who rent are overburdened in Huntington Park.

Area Median Income In Huntington Park

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

In Huntington Park, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,300

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 Huntington Park

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 Huntington Park

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $23,700 $27,050 $30,450 $33,800 $36,550 $39,250 $41,950 $44,650
50% of Median $39,450 $45,050 $50,700 $56,300 $60,850 $65,350 $69,850 $74,350
80% of Median $63,100 $72,100 $81,100 $90,100 $97,350 $104,550 $111,750 $118,950