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Santa Fe Plaza

250 N 3rd St, Porterville, California 93257

The Santa Fe Plaza complex in downtown Porterville is centrally located for convenience. Only very low-income applicants are eligible, and rents are based upon income. All utilities are included in the rent at Santa Fe Plaza.

Santa Fe Plaza is made up of one-hundred-five 1-bedroom apartments built around a delightfully landscaped central courtyard. The complex has a security entrance and an alarm system in each unit. You'll also benefit from the on-site laundry facilities and nearby shopping and other services, including the Social Security office and a senior citizens' center. In addition, residents have formed a club, which organizes various activities throughout the year.


Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
One Bedroom (1/1) - Income Based

Santa Fe Plaza Details

  • 105 one bedroom units.
  • Water and Sewer utilities included in rent
  • Electricity utility included in rent
  • Heat utility included in rent
  • Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly

Property Amenities

  • Secured Entry
  • On-site Laundry

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly

Since this property was built or renovated using funding from HUD's Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly program, residency is usually restricted to households earning 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less with at least one member age 62 years or older. Tenants pay rent based on household income. This rent is usually the highest of the following three amounts: either 30% adjusted monthly income, or 10% unadjusted monthly income, or, if receiving welfare assistance, the housing costs portion of this assistance.

Porterville HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Porterville but actual income limits may differ for units at Santa Fe Plaza.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $14,700 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% $24,500 $28,000 $31,500 $34,950 $37,750 $40,550 $43,350 $46,150
80% $39,150 $44,750 $50,350 $55,900 $60,400 $64,850 $69,350 $73,800

Santa Fe Plaza is managed by Housing Authority of Tulare County.

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