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Affordable Housing In Quartz Hill
Los Angeles County, California


Waiting List Openings In Quartz Hill

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

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Quartz Hill

Harshfield Terrace

6705 Columbia Way
Quartz Hill, California
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Housing Authorities that serve Quartz Hill

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 Quartz Hill, California

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 75 affordable apartments for rent in Quartz Hill, California.

Income Based Apartments in Quartz Hill, California

Quartz Hill features 75 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 Quartz Hill, California

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Quartz Hill, California

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

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

2021 Quartz Hill, 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
Quartz Hill, California Fair Market Rent $1,369 $1,605 $2,058 $2,735 $2,982
Quartz Hill, 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.

Quartz Hill, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 75
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 75
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.89%
Average Renter Household Size 3.00
Average Household Size 2.91
Median Household Income $54,245 ±$6,393
Median Rent $963 ±$133
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.55% ± 11.23pp
Total Population 10,619

Population and Household Demographics

Quartz Hill is a city in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 10,619. There are 3,633 households in the city with an average household size of 2.91 persons. 29.89% of households in Quartz Hill are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Quartz Hill

The median gross income for households in Quartz Hill is $54,245 a year, or $4,520 a month. The median rent for the city is $963 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Quartz Hill, a household making less than $3,210 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.55% of households who rent are overburdened in Quartz Hill.

Area Median Income In Quartz Hill

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 Quartz Hill, the AMI is calculated from all households within Los Angeles County.

In Quartz Hill, 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 Quartz Hill

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 Quartz Hill

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Quartz Hill 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 Quartz Hill 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 Quartz Hill 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