Affordable Housing In East Williston
Levy County, Florida

Housing Authorities that serve East Williston

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in East Williston, Florida

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in East Williston, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in East Williston, Florida

East Williston features 0 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 East Williston, Florida

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in East Williston, Florida

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in East Williston, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 East Williston, 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
East Williston, Florida Fair Market Rent $553 $557 $734 $1,001 $1,149
East Williston, Florida Payment Standard Range $498 to $608 $501 to $613 $661 to $807 $901 to $1,101 $1,034 to $1,264

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

East Williston, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 20.77%
Average Renter Household Size 5.47
Average Household Size 3.50
Median Household Income $60,156 ±$25,869
Median Rent $730 ±$127
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 76.74% ± 47.81pp
Total Population 731

Population and Household Demographics

East Williston is a city in Levy County, Florida with a population of 731. There are 207 households in the city with an average household size of 3.50 persons. 20.77% of households in East Williston are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in East Williston

The median gross income for households in East Williston is $60,156 a year, or $5,013 a month. The median rent for the city is $730 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In East Williston, a household making less than $2,433 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 76.74% of households who rent are overburdened in East Williston.

Area Median Income In East Williston

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

In East Williston, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $50,500

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 East Williston

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 East Williston

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the East Williston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $29,950 $32,150 $34,350 $36,600
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the East Williston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$19,400 $22,200 $24,950 $27,700 $29,950 $32,150 $34,350 $36,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the East Williston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$31,050 $35,450 $39,900 $44,300 $47,850 $51,400 $54,950 $58,500