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Maplewood Apartments

12709 Mapleview St
Lakeside, California
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2-3 BR

Villa Lakeshore Apartments

12606 Lakeshore Dr
Lakeside, California
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2-3 BR

Lakeside Gardens

12219 Roberts Way
Lakeside, California

Silver Sage Apartments

9757 Marilla Dr
Lakeside, California

Anja House

10045 Anja Pl
Lakeside, California
Rent Assisted
Disabled Supportive Housing

Aquilla House

10200 Aquilla Dr
Lakeside, California
Rent Assisted
Disabled Supportive Housing

There are 159 low-income apartments in Lakeside that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 46 low-income homes in Lakeside where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $445 towards rent each month.

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Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 10th, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Lakeside, California

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of San Diego Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Moderate Rehabilitation; Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)
Go to the California Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Lakeside.

Lakeside, California Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Lakeside, California

Lakeside features 46 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 Lakeside, California

There are 159 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Lakeside.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lakeside, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lakeside, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,159 and $2,639.

2023 Lakeside, 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
Lakeside, California Fair Market Rent $1,714 $1,885 $2,399 $3,279 $3,988
Lakeside, California Payment Standard Range $1,543 to $1,885 $1,697 to $2,074 $2,159 to $2,639 $2,951 to $3,607 $3,589 to $4,387

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Lakeside, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 205
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 46
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.33%
Average Renter Household Size 2.94
Average Household Size 2.90
Median Household Income $62,894 ±$6,044
Median Rent $1,137 ±$85
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50.16% ± 9.79pp
Total Population 21,413

Population and Household Demographics

Lakeside is a city in San Diego County, California with a population of 21,413. There are 7,297 households in the city with an average household size of 2.90 persons. 30.33% of households in Lakeside are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lakeside

The median gross income for households in Lakeside is $62,894 a year, or $5,241 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,137 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Lakeside, a household making less than $3,790 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.16% of households who rent are overburdened in Lakeside.

Area Median Income In Lakeside

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 Lakeside, the AMI is calculated from all households within San Diego County.

In Lakeside, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $106,900

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 Lakeside

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 Lakeside

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Lakeside AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$27,350 $31,250 $35,150 $39,050 $42,200 $45,300 $48,450 $51,550
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Lakeside AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$45,550 $52,050 $58,550 $65,050 $70,300 $75,500 $80,700 $85,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Lakeside AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$72,900 $83,300 $93,700 $104,100 $112,450 $120,800 $129,100 $137,450