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Affordable Housing In Bronson
Levy County, Florida

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bronson

Pinewood Villas

7291 NE 92nd Court
Bronson, Florida
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

621 S Pine St

621 S Pine St
Bronson, Florida

Bronson Village Ltd

910 Hathaway Ave.
Bronson, Florida

Bronson Villas

910 Hathaway Ave.
Bronson, Florida
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Housing Authorities that serve Bronson

Housing Authority Programs
North Central Florida Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Bronson, Florida

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 156 affordable apartments for rent in Bronson, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Bronson, Florida

Bronson features 156 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 Bronson, Florida

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bronson, Florida

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bronson, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $657 and $803.

2020 Bronson, Florida 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 $551 $554 $730 $1,001 $1,128
Payment Standard Range $496 to $606 $499 to $609 $657 to $803 $901 to $1,101 $1,015 to $1,241

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bronson, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 156
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 156
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.9%
Average Renter Household Size 2.22
Average Household Size 2.50
Median Household Income $28,690 ±$7,242
Median Rent $525 ±$155
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.84% ± 35.81pp
Total Population 955

Population and Household Demographics

Bronson is a city in Levy County, Florida with a population of 955. There are 382 households in the city with an average household size of 2.50 persons. 19.9% of households in Bronson are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bronson

The median gross income for households in Bronson is $28,690 a year, or $2,391 a month. The median rent for the city is $525 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bronson, a household making less than $1,750 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.84% of households who rent are overburdened in Bronson.

Area Median Income In Bronson

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 Bronson, the AMI is calculated from all households within Levy County.

In Bronson, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,500

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 Bronson

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 Bronson

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $28,550 $30,650 $32,750 $34,850
50% of Median $18,500 $21,150 $23,800 $26,400 $28,550 $30,650 $32,750 $34,850
80% of Median $29,600 $33,800 $38,050 $42,250 $45,650 $49,050 $52,400 $55,800