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Affordable Housing In Deland
Volusia County, Florida

8 Low Income Apartment Communities In Deland

Enclave at Pine Oaks Apartments

512 Harrison Place Drive
Deland, Florida
Call For Rent
2-4 BR

Hugh Ash Manor

740 N Woodland Blvd
Deland, Florida

College Arms Towers

101 N Amelia Avenue
Deland, Florida
Elderly Supportive Housing

Lexington Club at Spring Arbor

930 N Spring Garden Ave
Deland, Florida

Country Club Park

917 Country Club Park
Deland, Florida

Laurel Villas

102 Laurel Villas Cir
Deland, Florida

Hunters Creek Apartments

934 Hunters Creek Dr
Deland, Florida

Taylor Place

1575 S Woodland Blvd
Deland, Florida
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Housing Authorities that serve Deland

Housing Authority Programs
DeLand Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Volusia County Community Assistance Division Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Deland, Florida

There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,368 affordable apartments for rent in Deland, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Deland, Florida

Deland features 348 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 Deland, Florida

There are 1,020 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Deland.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Deland, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Deland landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Deland.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Deland, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $945 and $1,155.

2021 Deland, 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 $693 $856 $1,050 $1,406 $1,537
Payment Standard Range $624 to $762 $770 to $942 $945 to $1,155 $1,265 to $1,547 $1,383 to $1,691

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Deland, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 1,368
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 348
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 46.41%
Average Renter Household Size 2.58
Average Household Size 2.58
Median Household Income $39,382 ±$1,945
Median Rent $956 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 61.57% ± 6.43pp
Total Population 28,524

Population and Household Demographics

Deland is a city in Volusia County, Florida with a population of 28,524. There are 10,093 households in the city with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 46.41% of households in Deland are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Deland

The median gross income for households in Deland is $39,382 a year, or $3,282 a month. The median rent for the city is $956 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Deland, a household making less than $3,187 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 61.57% of households who rent are overburdened in Deland.

Area Median Income In Deland

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 Deland, the AMI is calculated from all households within Volusia County.

In Deland, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,900

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 Deland

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 Deland

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,650 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $42,850
50% of Median $22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,450 $35,050 $37,650 $40,250 $42,850
80% of Median $36,350 $41,550 $46,750 $51,900 $56,100 $60,250 $64,400 $68,550