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Affordable Housing In Rotonda
Charlotte County, Florida

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Rotonda

Rotonda Lakes Apartments

100 Rotonda Lakes Cir
Rotonda, Florida
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Housing Authorities that serve Rotonda

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 Rotonda, Florida

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Rotonda, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Rotonda, Florida

Rotonda 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 Rotonda, Florida

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Rotonda, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Rotonda landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Rotonda.

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

2021 Rotonda, 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
Rotonda, Florida Fair Market Rent $799 $866 $1,067 $1,506 $1,847
Rotonda, 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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Rotonda, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.74%
Average Renter Household Size 1.97
Average Household Size 2.02
Median Household Income $43,339 ±$3,822
Median Rent $872 ±$54
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 74.31% ± 12.11pp
Total Population 8,337

Population and Household Demographics

Rotonda is a city in Charlotte County, Florida with a population of 8,337. There are 4,124 households in the city with an average household size of 2.02 persons. 22.74% of households in Rotonda are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Rotonda

The median gross income for households in Rotonda is $43,339 a year, or $3,612 a month. The median rent for the city is $872 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Rotonda, a household making less than $2,907 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 74.31% of households who rent are overburdened in Rotonda.

Area Median Income In Rotonda

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

In Rotonda, 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 Rotonda

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 Rotonda

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Rotonda 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 Rotonda 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 Rotonda 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