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Affordable Housing In Deltona
Volusia County, Florida

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Deltona

Deltona Gardens

2101 Capri Cir
Deltona, Florida
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Housing Authorities that serve Deltona

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Deltona, Florida

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 15 affordable apartments for rent in Deltona, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Deltona, Florida

Deltona features 15 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 Deltona, Florida

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Deltona, Florida

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Deltona, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,000 and $1,222.

2020 Deltona, 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 $750 $900 $1,111 $1,494 $1,690
Payment Standard Range $675 to $825 $810 to $990 $1,000 to $1,222 $1,345 to $1,643 $1,521 to $1,859

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Deltona, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 15
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 15
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.18%
Average Renter Household Size 3.23
Average Household Size 2.92
Median Household Income $42,077 ±$1,830
Median Rent $1,048 ±$34
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 60.27% ± 5.78pp
Total Population 86,418

Population and Household Demographics

Deltona is a city in Volusia County, Florida with a population of 86,418. There are 29,496 households in the city with an average household size of 2.92 persons. 23.18% of households in Deltona are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Deltona

The median gross income for households in Deltona is $42,077 a year, or $3,506 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,048 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Deltona, a household making less than $3,493 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 60.27% of households who rent are overburdened in Deltona.

Area Median Income In Deltona

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

In Deltona, 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 Deltona

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 Deltona

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