Affordable Housing In South Daytona
Volusia County, Florida

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In South Daytona

Luther Hall

2006 S Palmetto Ave
South Daytona, Florida
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Housing Authorities that serve South Daytona

Housing Authority Programs
New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in South Daytona, Florida

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 40 affordable apartments for rent in South Daytona, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in South Daytona, Florida

South Daytona features 40 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 South Daytona, Florida

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in South Daytona, Florida

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in South Daytona, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,000 and $1,222.

2020 South Daytona, 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 $750 $900 $1,111 $1,494 $1,690
Payment Standard Range $675 to $825 $810 to $990 $1,000 to $1,222 $1,345 to $1,643 $1,521 to $1,859

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

South Daytona, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 40
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 40
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.4%
Average Renter Household Size 2.60
Average Household Size 2.41
Median Household Income $32,519 ±$2,960
Median Rent $814 ±$29
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 66.77% ± 9.73pp
Total Population 12,343

Population and Household Demographics

South Daytona is a City in Volusia County, Florida with a population of 12,343. There are 5,102 households in the city with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 38.4% of households in South Daytona are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in South Daytona

The median gross income for households in South Daytona is $32,519 a year, or $2,710 a month. The median rent for the city is $814 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In South Daytona, a household making less than $2,713 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 66.77% of households who rent are overburdened in South Daytona.1

Area Median Income In South Daytona

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 South Daytona, the AMI is calculated from all households within Volusia County.

In South Daytona, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,100

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 South Daytona

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 South Daytona

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,850 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $37,950 $40,400
50% of Median $21,450 $24,500 $27,550 $30,600 $33,050 $35,500 $37,950 $40,400
80% of Median $34,300 $39,200 $44,100 $48,950 $52,900 $56,800 $60,700 $64,650