Affordable Housing In La Habra Heights
Los Angeles County,
Housing Authorities that serve La Habra Heights
|Los Angeles County Development Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in La Habra Heights, California
There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in La Habra Heights, California.
Income Based Apartments in La Habra Heights, California
La Habra Heights features 0 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 La Habra Heights, California
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in La Habra Heights.
Housing Choice Vouchers in La Habra Heights, California
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay La Habra Heights landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in La Habra Heights.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in La Habra Heights, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,760 and $2,152.
2020 La Habra Heights, 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.
La Habra Heights, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||0|
|Total Low Income Apartments||0|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||0|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||7.51%|
|Average Renter Household Size||3.09|
|Average Household Size||2.88|
|Median Household Income||$111,382 ±$11,889|
|Median Rent||$2,533 ±$877|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||31.21% ± 27.05pp|
Population and Household Demographics
La Habra Heights is a City in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 5,425. There are 1,878 households in the city with an average household size of 2.88 persons. 7.51% of households in La Habra Heights are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in La Habra Heights
The median gross income for households in La Habra Heights is $111,382 a year, or $9,282 a month. The median rent for the city is $2,533 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In La Habra Heights, a household making less than $8,443 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.21% of households who rent are overburdened in La Habra Heights.1
Area Median Income In La Habra Heights
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 La Habra Heights, the AMI is calculated from all households within Los Angeles County.
In La Habra Heights, 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 La Habra Heights
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 La Habra Heights HUD Rental Assistance in La Habra Heights
|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|