Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Koloa, HI

Discover affordable housing in Koloa where there are 5+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Koa'e Makana

Poipu Road, Koloa, Hawaii 96756

bed 1-3

Shinagawa Apartments

3320 Puni Road, Koloa, Hawaii 96756

bed 2-3

Hale Ohana Apartments II

3985 Ohuohu St, Koloa, Hawaii 96756

Hale Ohana Apartments

3322 Waoke St, Koloa, Hawaii 96756

Paanau Village

5200 Paanau Rd., Koloa, Hawaii 96756

bed 1-3
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switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
accessible_forward Disability

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Koloa, Hawaii

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
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Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Nathan Brunet

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Koloa, Hawaii
$30.92 (+221%) more than Hawaii minimum wage and $37.67 (+520%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Koloa, Hawaii?

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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Koloa, Hawaii.

Go to the Hawaii Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Koloa.

How many renters live in Koloa, Hawaii?

The City of Koloa has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 41.47 percent of the population living in Koloa.

What is the rental market like in Koloa, Hawaii?

There are an estimated housing units in the Koloa area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Koloa, Hawaii, there are 1.03 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Koloa?

The rental vacancy rate in Koloa is 1 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Koloa for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Koloa
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
14 62 165 114 18
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Koloa

A large number of apartments in Koloa have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Koloa

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,608 to $3,693. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,608
One BR $1,805
Two BR $2,372
Three BR $3,122
Four BR $3,693
2024 Fair Market Rents in Koloa, Hawaii

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Koloa?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 4 29 percent
One BR 41 66 percent
Two BR 93 56 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Koloa, Hawaii

How many affordable rental units are in Koloa?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Koloa, Hawaii including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Koloa, Hawaii

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Koloa, Hawaii

Koloa features 189 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 Koloa, Hawaii

There are 107 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Koloa.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Koloa, Hawaii

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Koloa landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Koloa.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Koloa, Hawaii for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,135 and $2,609.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.