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Affordable Housing In Manasota Key
Charlotte County, Florida

Housing Authorities that serve Manasota Key

Housing Authority Programs
Punta Gorda Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Mainstream Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Manasota Key, Florida

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

Income Based Apartments in Manasota Key, Florida

Manasota Key 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 Manasota Key, Florida

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Manasota Key, Florida

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Manasota Key, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $960 and $1,174.

2021 Manasota Key, 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
Manasota Key, Florida Fair Market Rent $799 $866 $1,067 $1,506 $1,847
Manasota Key, Florida Payment Standard Range $719 to $879 $779 to $953 $960 to $1,174 $1,355 to $1,657 $1,662 to $2,032

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Manasota Key, 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 16.69%
Average Renter Household Size 1.69
Average Household Size 1.87
Median Household Income $69,931 ±$16,074
Median Rent $1,156 ±$86
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.58% ± 44.46pp
Total Population 1,131

Population and Household Demographics

Manasota Key is a city in Charlotte County, Florida with a population of 1,131. There are 605 households in the city with an average household size of 1.87 persons. 16.69% of households in Manasota Key are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Manasota Key

The median gross income for households in Manasota Key is $69,931 a year, or $5,828 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,156 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Manasota Key, a household making less than $3,853 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.58% of households who rent are overburdened in Manasota Key.

Area Median Income In Manasota Key

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 Manasota Key, the AMI is calculated from all households within Charlotte County.

In Manasota Key, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,700

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 Manasota Key

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 Manasota Key

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Manasota Key AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,650 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $42,800
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Manasota Key AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,700 $25,950 $29,200 $32,400 $35,000 $37,600 $40,200 $42,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Manasota Key AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,300 $41,500 $46,700 $51,850 $56,000 $60,150 $64,300 $68,450