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Affordable Housing In Broward County
Florida

111 Low Income Apartment Communities In Broward County

Arbor View

3100 North State Road 7
Lauderdale Lakes, Florida
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Pembroke Tower Apartments

2201 N University Dr
Pembroke Pines, Florida
$918-1,027
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Driftwood Terrace Apartments

3146 NW 19th St
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Income Based
1-4 BR
Subsidized

Stirling Apartments

7350 Stirling Rd
Davie, Florida
Income Based
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Mount Olive Gardens Apartments

1601 NW 6th Ct
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
$862-1,148
2-4 BR
Subsidized

Golden Villas and Golden Square

1325 / 1415 NW 18TH Dr
Pompano Beach, Florida
$851-1,307
1-4 BR

Palms of Deerfield Beach Townhomes

411 NW 1st Ter
Deerfield Beach, Florida
Income Based
2-3 BR

Palms of Deerfield Apartments

425 NW 1st Ter
Deerfield Beach, Florida
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Driftwood Terrace

7300 Davie Road Ext
Hollywood, Florida
Income Based
1 BR

Colonial Park

1300 Banks Road
Margate, Florida
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Housing Authorities that serve Broward County

Housing Authority Programs
Broward County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Broward County, Florida

There are 111 low income housing apartment communities offering 15,585 affordable apartments for rent in Broward County, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Broward County, Florida

Broward County features 4,247 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 Broward County, Florida

There are 10,724 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Broward County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Broward County, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Broward County landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Broward County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Broward County, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,359 and $1,661.

2021 Broward County, 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
Broward County, Florida Fair Market Rent $1,059 $1,198 $1,510 $2,161 $2,614
Broward County, Florida Payment Standard Range $953 to $1,165 $1,078 to $1,318 $1,359 to $1,661 $1,945 to $2,377 $2,353 to $2,875

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Broward County, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 111
Total Low Income Apartments 15,585
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 4,247
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 36.49%
Average Renter Household Size 2.71
Average Household Size 2.73
Median Household Income $51,968 ±$429
Median Rent $1,191 ±$8
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 57.8% ± 1.05pp
Total Population 1,843,152

Population and Household Demographics

Broward County is a county in Florida with a population of 1,843,152. There are 670,284 households in the county with an average household size of 2.73 persons. 36.49% of households in Broward County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Broward County

The median gross income for households in Broward County is $51,968 a year, or $4,331 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,191 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Broward County, a household making less than $3,970 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 57.8% of households who rent are overburdened in Broward County.

Area Median Income In Broward 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 Broward County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,400

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 Broward 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 Broward 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 Broward County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,500 $21,150 $23,800 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Broward County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,800 $35,200 $39,600 $44,000 $47,550 $51,050 $54,600 $58,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Broward County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,300 $56,350 $63,400 $70,400 $76,050 $81,700 $87,300 $92,950

Cities In Broward County

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City Served By
Boulevard Gardens The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Boulevard Gardens are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Broadview Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Broadview Park are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Coconut Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Coconut Creek are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Cooper City The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cooper City are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Coral Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Coral Springs are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Dania Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Dania Beach are the Broward County Housing Authority, Dania Beach Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Davie The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Davie are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Deerfield Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Deerfield Beach are the Broward County Housing Authority, Deerfield Beach Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Fort Lauderdale are the Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale and Broward County Housing Authority.
Franklin Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Franklin Park are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Hallandale Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hallandale Beach are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Hillsboro Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hillsboro Beach are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Hillsboro Pines The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hillsboro Pines are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Hollywood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hollywood are the Broward County Housing Authority and Hollywood Housing Authority.
Lauderdale by the Sea The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lauderdale by the Sea are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Lauderdale Lakes The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lauderdale Lakes are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lauderdale-by-the-Sea are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Lauderhill The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lauderhill are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Lazy Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lazy Lake are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Lighthouse Point The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lighthouse Point are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Margate The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Margate are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Miramar The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Miramar are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
North Lauderdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve North Lauderdale are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Oakland Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Oakland Park are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Parkland The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Parkland are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Pembroke Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pembroke Park are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Pembroke Pines The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pembroke Pines are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Plantation The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Plantation are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Pompano Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pompano Beach are the Housing Authority of Pompano Beach, Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Roosevelt Gardens The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Roosevelt Gardens are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Sea Ranch Lakes The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sea Ranch Lakes are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Southwest Ranches The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Southwest Ranches are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Sunrise The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sunrise are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Tamarac The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Tamarac are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Washington Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Washington Park are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
West Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve West Park are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Weston The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Weston are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Wilton Manors The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wilton Manors are the Broward County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale.