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Affordable Housing In Ladera Heights
Los Angeles County, California


Waiting List Openings In Ladera Heights

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

Housing Authorities that serve Ladera Heights

Housing Authority Programs
Los Angeles County Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Moderate Rehabilitation

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ladera Heights, California

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Ladera Heights, California.

Income Based Apartments in Ladera Heights, California

Ladera 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 Ladera Heights, California

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ladera Heights, California

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

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

2021 Ladera 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
Ladera Heights, California Fair Market Rent $1,369 $1,605 $2,058 $2,735 $2,982
Ladera Heights, California 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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Ladera 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 26.95%
Average Renter Household Size 2.40
Average Household Size 2.58
Median Household Income $102,281 ±$14,287
Median Rent $1,734 ±$104
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.66% ± 16.67pp
Total Population 7,509

Population and Household Demographics

Ladera Heights is a city in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 7,509. There are 2,909 households in the city with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 26.95% of households in Ladera Heights are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ladera Heights

The median gross income for households in Ladera Heights is $102,281 a year, or $8,523 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,734 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ladera Heights, a household making less than $5,780 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.66% of households who rent are overburdened in Ladera Heights.

Area Median Income In Ladera 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 Ladera Heights, the AMI is calculated from all households within Los Angeles County.

In Ladera Heights, 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 Ladera 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 HUD Rental Assistance in Ladera Heights

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Ladera Heights AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$23,700 $27,050 $30,450 $33,800 $36,550 $39,250 $41,950 $44,650
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Ladera Heights AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$39,450 $45,050 $50,700 $56,300 $60,850 $65,350 $69,850 $74,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Ladera Heights AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$63,100 $72,100 $81,100 $90,100 $97,350 $104,550 $111,750 $118,950