Affordable Housing In Manteca
San Joaquin County, California

7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Manteca

Union Court Apartments

940 S Union Rd
Manteca, California
2 BR

Almond Court

2030 N Union Rd
Manteca, California
Income Based
1 BR
Elderly Supportive Housing

Magnolia Court

777 North Grant Ave
Manteca, California

Cottage Village Senior Apartments

510 Cottage Avenue
Manteca, California
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Almond Terrace Apartments

1976 N Union Road
Manteca, California
Elderly Supportive Housing

Eskaton Manteca Manor

544 Eastwood Avenue
Manteca, California
Elderly Supportive Housing

Belagio Apartments

1201 E Atherton Dr
Manteca, California
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Housing Authorities that serve Manteca

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Manteca, California

There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 494 affordable apartments for rent in Manteca, California.

Income Based Apartments in Manteca, California

Manteca features 174 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 Manteca, California

There are 320 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Manteca.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Manteca, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Manteca landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Manteca.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Manteca, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,143 and $1,397.

2021 Manteca, 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
Manteca, California Fair Market Rent $845 $964 $1,270 $1,818 $2,199
Manteca, California Payment Standard Range $761 to $930 $868 to $1,060 $1,143 to $1,397 $1,636 to $2,000 $1,979 to $2,419

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Manteca, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 494
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 174
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 40.52%
Average Renter Household Size 3.22
Average Household Size 3.17
Median Household Income $62,364 ±$4,055
Median Rent $1,226 ±$48
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.86% ± 4.25pp
Total Population 72,251

Population and Household Demographics

Manteca is a city in San Joaquin County, California with a population of 72,251. There are 22,639 households in the city with an average household size of 3.17 persons. 40.52% of households in Manteca are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Manteca

The median gross income for households in Manteca is $62,364 a year, or $5,197 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,226 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Manteca, a household making less than $4,087 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.86% of households who rent are overburdened in Manteca.

Area Median Income In Manteca

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 Manteca, the AMI is calculated from all households within San Joaquin County.

In Manteca, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $74,000

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 Manteca

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 Manteca

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Manteca AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,550 $17,800 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Manteca AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,900 $29,600 $33,300 $37,000 $40,000 $42,950 $45,900 $48,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Manteca AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,450 $47,400 $53,300 $59,200 $63,950 $68,700 $73,450 $78,150