Affordable Housing In Marina Del Rey
Los Angeles County, California

17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Marina Del Rey

Gateway Apartments

13366 Beach Avenue
Marina del Rey, California
Income Based
1 BR
Accessible
Accessible

Marina Manor Senior Apartments

3401 Via Dolce
Marina Del Rey, California
Income Based
1-2 BR

Redwood Village Apartments

13150 Maxella Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

New Venice 3b

664 Brooks Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

New Venice 2b

410 Indiana Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

Breezes Del Mar 1a - 1d

529 Santa Clara Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

New Venice 1d

534 Indiana Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

New Venice 3c

1408 Linden Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

New Venice 2d

919 5th Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

New Venice 2c

1002 5th Ave
Marina Del Rey, California
Subsidized

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Marina Del Rey, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Marina Del Rey, California

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 Marina Del Rey, California

There are 17 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,167 affordable apartments for rent in Marina Del Rey, California.

Income Based Apartments in Marina Del Rey, California

Marina Del Rey features 525 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 Marina Del Rey, California

There are 642 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Marina Del Rey.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Marina Del Rey, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Marina Del Rey, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,000 and $2,444.

2023 Marina Del Rey, 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
Marina Del Rey, California Fair Market Rent $1,534 $1,747 $2,222 $2,888 $3,170
Marina Del Rey, California Payment Standard Range $1,381 to $1,687 $1,572 to $1,922 $2,000 to $2,444 $2,599 to $3,177 $2,853 to $3,487

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Marina Del Rey, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 17
Total Low Income Apartments 1,167
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 525
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 95.3%
Average Renter Household Size 1.81
Average Household Size 1.80
Median Household Income $100,195 ±$8,993
Median Rent $2,411 ±$117
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.81% ± 8.81pp
Total Population 9,289

Population and Household Demographics

Marina Del Rey is a city in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 9,289. There are 5,149 households in the city with an average household size of 1.80 persons. 95.3% of households in Marina Del Rey are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Marina Del Rey

The median gross income for households in Marina Del Rey is $100,195 a year, or $8,350 a month. The median rent for the city is $2,411 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Marina Del Rey, a household making less than $8,037 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.81% of households who rent are overburdened in Marina Del Rey.

Area Median Income In Marina Del Rey

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 Marina Del Rey, the AMI is calculated from all households within Los Angeles County.

In Marina Del Rey, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $91,100

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 Marina Del Rey

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 Marina Del Rey

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Marina Del Rey AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$25,050 $28,600 $32,200 $35,750 $38,650 $41,500 $44,350 $47,200
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Marina Del Rey AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$41,700 $47,650 $53,600 $59,550 $64,350 $69,100 $73,850 $78,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Marina Del Rey AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$66,750 $76,250 $85,800 $95,300 $102,950 $110,550 $118,200 $125,800