Affordable Housing In Union Park
Orange County, Florida

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Union Park where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Union Park that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Union Park, Florida

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Union Park. Go to the Florida Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Union Park.

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Union 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Orange County Housing and Community Development Division Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Florida Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Union Park.

Union Park, Florida Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Union Park, Florida

Union Park 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 Union Park, Florida

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Union Park, Florida

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Union Park, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,454 and $1,778.

2023 Union 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
Union Park, Florida Fair Market Rent $1,338 $1,422 $1,616 $2,064 $2,503
Union Park, Florida Payment Standard Range $1,204 to $1,472 $1,280 to $1,564 $1,454 to $1,778 $1,858 to $2,270 $2,253 to $2,753

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Union Park, 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 41.81%
Average Renter Household Size 2.98
Average Household Size 2.90
Median Household Income $43,223 ±$5,651
Median Rent $1,076 ±$67
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 55.99% ± 12.72pp
Total Population 10,498

Population and Household Demographics

Union Park is a city in Orange County, Florida with a population of 10,498. There are 3,614 households in the city with an average household size of 2.90 persons. 41.81% of households in Union Park are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Union Park

The median gross income for households in Union Park is $43,223 a year, or $3,602 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,076 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Union Park, a household making less than $3,587 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 55.99% of households who rent are overburdened in Union Park.

Area Median Income In Union 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 Union Park, the AMI is calculated from all households within Orange County.

In Union Park, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $80,100

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 Union 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 Union Park

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Union Park AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,400 $19,900 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Union Park AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,050 $33,200 $37,350 $41,450 $44,800 $48,100 $51,400 $54,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Union Park AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$46,450 $53,050 $59,700 $66,300 $71,650 $76,950 $82,250 $87,550