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Affordable Housing In San Jacinto
Riverside County, California

7 Low Income Apartment Communities In San Jacinto

Terracina Apartments

1825 S Santa Fe Ave
San Jacinto, California
Income Based
2-3 BR

San Jacinto Village Apartments

700 Idyllwild Drive
San Jacinto, California
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Manzanita Garden Apartments

537 N. Ramona Blvd
San Jacinto, California

San Jacinto Senior Apartments

633 East Main Street
San Jacinto, California

San Jacinto Village Apartments

700 Idylwild Dr
San Jacinto, California

San Jacinto Garden Apartments I II

324 E Shaver St
San Jacinto, California

San Jacinto Manor Apartments

1762 South Santa Fe
San Jacinto, California
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Housing Authorities that serve San Jacinto

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in San Jacinto, California

There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 571 affordable apartments for rent in San Jacinto, California.

Income Based Apartments in San Jacinto, California

San Jacinto features 395 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 San Jacinto, California

There are 176 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in San Jacinto.

Housing Choice Vouchers in San Jacinto, California

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in San Jacinto, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,160 and $1,418.

2020 San Jacinto, 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
Fair Market Rent $875 $1,030 $1,289 $1,789 $2,216
Payment Standard Range $788 to $963 $927 to $1,133 $1,160 to $1,418 $1,610 to $1,968 $1,994 to $2,438

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

San Jacinto, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 571
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 395
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.88%
Average Renter Household Size 3.81
Average Household Size 3.46
Median Household Income $46,725 ±$2,224
Median Rent $971 ±$55
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 56.3% ± 5.9pp
Total Population 45,977

Population and Household Demographics

San Jacinto is a city in Riverside County, California with a population of 45,977. There are 13,221 households in the city with an average household size of 3.46 persons. 34.88% of households in San Jacinto are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in San Jacinto

The median gross income for households in San Jacinto is $46,725 a year, or $3,894 a month. The median rent for the city is $971 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In San Jacinto, a household making less than $3,237 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 56.3% of households who rent are overburdened in San Jacinto.

Area Median Income In San Jacinto

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 San Jacinto, the AMI is calculated from all households within Riverside County.

In San Jacinto, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $75,300

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 San Jacinto

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 San Jacinto

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,850 $18,100 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $26,400 $30,150 $33,900 $37,650 $40,700 $43,700 $46,700 $49,700
80% of Median $42,200 $48,200 $54,250 $60,250 $65,100 $69,900 $74,750 $79,550