. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Bridgeville, Delaware - Affordable Housing Online

Market Street Apartments

310 Market St
Bridgeville, Delaware
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Canterbury Apartments

304 Canterbury Apartments Route 13
Bridgeville, Delaware
Rent Assisted
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Elizabeth Cornish Landing Annex

100 Elisabeth Landing
Bridgeville, Delaware
Rent Assisted
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Elizabeth Cornish Landing

10 Elizabeth Cornish Landing
Bridgeville, Delaware
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural
Call For Rent
1-4 BR

Laverty Lane

7 Laverty Ln
Bridgeville, Delaware
Public Housing
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There are 36 low-income apartments in Bridgeville that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 108 low-income homes in Bridgeville where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $-4 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on May 8th, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Bridgeville, Delaware

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.

Housing Authority Programs
Delaware State Housing Authority - Section 8 Office Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Moving to Work
Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing Office Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Moving to Work
Go to the Delaware Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Bridgeville.

Bridgeville, Delaware Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Bridgeville, Delaware

Bridgeville features 108 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 Bridgeville, Delaware

There are 36 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bridgeville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bridgeville, Delaware

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bridgeville, Delaware for a two-bedroom apartment is between $995 and $1,217.

2023 Bridgeville, Delaware 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
Bridgeville, Delaware Fair Market Rent $744 $840 $1,106 $1,443 $1,758
Bridgeville, Delaware Payment Standard Range $670 to $818 $756 to $924 $995 to $1,217 $1,299 to $1,587 $1,582 to $1,934

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bridgeville, DE Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 144
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 108
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.16%
Average Renter Household Size 2.59
Average Household Size 2.35
Median Household Income $52,396 ±$8,498
Median Rent $590 ±$157
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 28.21% ± 13.07pp
Total Population 2,364

Population and Household Demographics

Bridgeville is a city in Sussex County, Delaware with a population of 2,364. There are 1,005 households in the city with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 27.16% of households in Bridgeville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bridgeville

The median gross income for households in Bridgeville is $52,396 a year, or $4,366 a month. The median rent for the city is $590 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bridgeville, a household making less than $1,967 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 28.21% of households who rent are overburdened in Bridgeville.

Area Median Income In Bridgeville

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 Bridgeville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Sussex County.

In Bridgeville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $94,600

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 Bridgeville

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 Bridgeville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bridgeville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,700 $21,350 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Bridgeville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,150 $35,600 $40,050 $44,450 $48,050 $51,600 $55,150 $58,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Bridgeville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,800 $56,900 $64,000 $71,100 $76,800 $82,500 $88,200 $93,900