Affordable Housing In Trinity County
3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Trinity County
Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Trinity County, 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 Trinity County, California
|Shasta County Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Homeownership; Family Unification Program (FUP)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Trinity County, California
There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 10 affordable apartments for rent in Trinity County, California.
Income Based Apartments in Trinity County, California
Trinity County features 10 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 Trinity County, California
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Trinity County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Trinity County, California
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Trinity County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Trinity County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Trinity County, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $781 and $955.
2021 Trinity County, 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|
|Trinity County, California Fair Market Rent||$587||$680||$868||$1,242||$1,377|
|Trinity County, California Payment Standard Range||$528 to $646||$612 to $748||$781 to $955||$1,118 to $1,366||$1,239 to $1,515|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Trinity County, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||3|
|Total Low Income Apartments||10|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||10|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||31.11%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.43|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Median Household Income||$34,974 ±$4,081|
|Median Rent||$786 ±$89|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||50.82% ± 8.13pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Trinity County is a county in California with a population of 13,373. There are 5,484 households in the county with an average household size of 2.38 persons. 31.11% of households in Trinity County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Trinity County
The median gross income for households in Trinity County is $34,974 a year, or $2,915 a month. The median rent for the county is $786 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Trinity County, a household making less than $2,620 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Trinity County.
Area Median Income In Trinity County
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.
In Trinity County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,900
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 Trinity County
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 Trinity County
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Trinity County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Trinity County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Trinity County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
Cities In Trinity County
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|Burnt Ranch||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burnt Ranch is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Coffee Creek||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coffee Creek is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Douglas City||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Douglas City is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Hayfork||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hayfork is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Hyampom||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hyampom is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Junction City||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Junction City is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Lewiston||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lewiston is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Mad River||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mad River is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Ruth||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ruth is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Trinity Center||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Trinity Center is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Trinity Village||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Trinity Village is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|
|Weaverville||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Weaverville is the Shasta County Housing Authority.|