Affordable Housing In Pinellas Park
Pinellas County, Florida

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pinellas Park

Oceanside Estates

6700 102nd Ave N
Pinellas Park, Florida
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

St Giles Manor

5041 82nd Ave N
Pinellas Park, Florida
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

St Giles Manor II

7650 58th St N
Pinellas Park, Florida
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Parkside Commons Apartments

6770 Park Boulevard
Pinellas Park, Florida

Freedom Village I

7700 66th St N
Pinellas Park, Florida
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Lakeside Terrace

4200 62nd Ave N
Pinellas Park, Florida

Forest Lane Apartments

7101 53rd St N
Pinellas Park, Florida
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Lodges at Pinellas Park

6781 Park Blvd N
Pinellas Park, Florida

Hm02rhd - Contemporary Housing Developmt

7251 73rd St N
Pinellas Park, Florida

Shady Pines Apartments

4037 76th Ave N
Pinellas Park, Florida
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Pinellas Park, Florida

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Pinellas Park, Florida

Housing Authority Programs
Pinellas County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pinellas Park, Florida

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 721 affordable apartments for rent in Pinellas Park, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Pinellas Park, Florida

Pinellas Park features 529 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 Pinellas Park, Florida

There are 140 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pinellas Park.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pinellas Park, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pinellas Park landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Pinellas Park.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pinellas Park, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,212 and $1,482.

2022 Pinellas Park, 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
Pinellas Park, Florida Fair Market Rent $1,044 $1,110 $1,347 $1,732 $2,133
Pinellas Park, Florida Payment Standard Range $940 to $1,148 $999 to $1,221 $1,212 to $1,482 $1,559 to $1,905 $1,920 to $2,346

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pinellas Park, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 721
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 529
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.58%
Average Renter Household Size 2.44
Average Household Size 2.35
Median Household Income $41,494 ±$2,223
Median Rent $950 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 49.34% ± 5.23pp
Total Population 50,433

Population and Household Demographics

Pinellas Park is a city in Pinellas County, Florida with a population of 50,433. There are 20,981 households in the city with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 33.58% of households in Pinellas Park are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pinellas Park

The median gross income for households in Pinellas Park is $41,494 a year, or $3,458 a month. The median rent for the city is $950 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pinellas Park, a household making less than $3,167 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 49.34% of households who rent are overburdened in Pinellas Park.

Area Median Income In Pinellas Park

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 Pinellas Park, the AMI is calculated from all households within Pinellas County.

In Pinellas Park, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,700

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 Pinellas Park

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 Pinellas Park

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pinellas Park AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,550 $17,750 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Pinellas Park AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,850 $29,550 $33,250 $36,900 $39,900 $42,850 $45,800 $48,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pinellas Park AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,350 $47,250 $53,150 $59,050 $63,800 $68,500 $73,250 $77,950