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Affordable Housing In Orange County
Florida

148 Low Income Apartment Communities In Orange County

River Reach Apartments

1628 River Reach Dr
Orlando, Florida
Call For Rent
2-4 BR

Kinneret II

515 S Delaney Ave
Orlando, Florida
Income Based
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Tranquil Terrace

845 W Swoope Ave
Winter Park, Florida
Income Based
Studio-1 BR

Green Gables Apartments

5201 Via Alizar
Orlando, Florida
$657-886
Studio-3 BR

Kinneret I

515 Delaney Ave
Orlando, Florida
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Windsor Cove Apartments

1486 Mercy Dr
Orlando, Florida
$600-714
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Amelia Court at Creative Village

659 West Amelia Street
Orlando, Florida
$1,156-1,729
1-3 BR

The Meadows Apartment

718 Margaret Sq
Winter Park, Florida
Income Based
1-5 BR

Wellington Park

1225 Apley Circle
Apopka, Florida
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Pendana at West Lakes

2023 Orange Center Boulevard
Orlando, Florida
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Housing Authorities that serve Orange County

Housing Authority Programs
Orange County Housing and Community Development Division Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Orange County, Florida

There are 148 low income housing apartment communities offering 24,622 affordable apartments for rent in Orange County, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Orange County, Florida

Orange County features 4,533 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 Orange County, Florida

There are 20,089 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Orange County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Orange County, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Orange County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Orange County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Orange County, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,189 and $1,453.

2021 Orange 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
Fair Market Rent $1,055 $1,140 $1,321 $1,713 $2,057
Payment Standard Range $950 to $1,161 $1,026 to $1,254 $1,189 to $1,453 $1,542 to $1,884 $1,851 to $2,263

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Orange County, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 148
Total Low Income Apartments 24,622
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 4,533
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 44.99%
Average Renter Household Size 2.66
Average Household Size 2.75
Median Household Income $47,943 ±$622
Median Rent $1,033 ±$8
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 55.86% ± 1.2pp
Total Population 1,229,039

Population and Household Demographics

Orange County is a county in Florida with a population of 1,229,039. There are 434,319 households in the county with an average household size of 2.75 persons. 44.99% of households in Orange County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Orange County

The median gross income for households in Orange County is $47,943 a year, or $3,995 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,033 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Orange County, a household making less than $3,443 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 55.86% of households who rent are overburdened in Orange County.

Area Median Income In Orange 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 Orange County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,100

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 Orange 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 Orange County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,300 $17,450 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $25,450 $29,100 $32,750 $36,350 $39,300 $42,200 $45,100 $48,000
80% of Median $40,750 $46,550 $52,350 $58,150 $62,850 $67,500 $72,150 $76,800

Cities In Orange County

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City Served By
Alafaya The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alafaya is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Apopka The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Apopka is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Azalea Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Azalea Park is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Bay Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bay Hill is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Bay Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bay Lake is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Belle Isle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Belle Isle is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Bithlo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bithlo is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Christmas The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Christmas is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Clarcona The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarcona is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Conway The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Conway is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Doctor Phillips The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Doctor Phillips is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Eatonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eatonville is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Edgewood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Edgewood is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Fairview Shores The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fairview Shores is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Goldenrod The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Goldenrod is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Gotha The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gotha is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Holden Heights The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Holden Heights is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Horizon West The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Horizon West is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Hunters Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hunters Creek is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Lake Buena Vista The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Buena Vista is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Lake Butler The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Butler is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Lake Hart The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Hart is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Lake Mary Jane The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Mary Jane is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Lockhart The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lockhart is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Maitland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maitland is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Meadow Woods The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Meadow Woods is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Oak Ridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oak Ridge is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Oakland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oakland is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Ocoee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ocoee is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Orlando The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Orlando are the Orlando Housing Authority and Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Orlovista The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Orlovista is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Paradise Heights The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Paradise Heights is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Pine Castle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Castle is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Pine Hills The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Hills is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Rio Pinar The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rio Pinar is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Sky Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sky Lake is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
South Apopka The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Apopka is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Southchase The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Southchase is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Taft The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Taft is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Tangelo Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tangelo Park is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Tangerine The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tangerine is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Tildenville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tildenville is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Union Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Union Park is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
University The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves University is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Wedgefield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wedgefield is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Williamsburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Williamsburg is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Windermere The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Windermere is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Winter Garden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Winter Garden is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Winter Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Winter Park are the Winter Park Housing Authority and Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.
Zellwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Zellwood is the Orange County Housing and Community Development Division.