Affordable Housing In Levy County
Florida

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Levy County

Williston Arms II

75 Nw Williston Arms Dr..
Williston, Florida

Bronson Village Ltd

910 Hathaway Ave.
Bronson, Florida

Bronson Villas

910 Hathaway Ave.
Bronson, Florida

Housing Authorities that serve Levy County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Levy County, Florida

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 534 affordable apartments for rent in Levy County, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Levy County, Florida

Levy County features 361 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 Levy County, Florida

There are 173 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Levy County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Levy County, Florida

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

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

2021 Levy 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
Levy County, Florida Fair Market Rent $553 $557 $734 $1,001 $1,149
Levy County, 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.

Levy County, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 534
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 361
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.76
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $35,782 ±$1,566
Median Rent $671 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.65% ± 5.1pp
Total Population 39,821

Population and Household Demographics

Levy County is a county in Florida with a population of 39,821. There are 15,516 households in the county with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 23.31% of households in Levy County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Levy County

The median gross income for households in Levy County is $35,782 a year, or $2,982 a month. The median rent for the county is $671 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Levy County, a household making less than $2,237 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.65% of households who rent are overburdened in Levy County.

Area Median Income In Levy 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 Levy County, 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 Levy 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 Levy County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Levy County 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 Levy County 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 Levy County 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

Cities In Levy County

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City Served By
Andrews The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Andrews is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Bronson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bronson is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Cedar Key The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cedar Key is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Chiefland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chiefland is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
East Bronson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Bronson is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
East Williston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Williston is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Inglis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Inglis is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Manatee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Manatee is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Manatee Road The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Manatee Road is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Morriston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morriston is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Otter Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Otter Creek is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Raleigh The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Raleigh is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Williston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Williston is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Williston Highlands The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Williston Highlands is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.
Yankeetown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Yankeetown is the North Central Florida Housing Authority.