Affordable Housing In Hampstead
Rockingham County, New Hampshire

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hampstead

Hampstead Village Green

10 Village Green Rd
Hampstead, New Hampshire
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Hampstead, New Hampshire

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 24 affordable apartments for rent in Hampstead, New Hampshire.

Income Based Apartments in Hampstead, New Hampshire

Hampstead features 24 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 Hampstead, New Hampshire

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hampstead, New Hampshire

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hampstead landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Hampstead.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hampstead, New Hampshire for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,294 and $1,582.

2020 Hampstead, New Hampshire 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 $970 $1,117 $1,438 $1,792 $1,948
Payment Standard Range $873 to $1,067 $1,005 to $1,229 $1,294 to $1,582 $1,613 to $1,971 $1,753 to $2,143

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hampstead, NH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 24
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Hampstead is a City in Rockingham County, New Hampshire with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Hampstead are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hampstead

The median gross income for households in Hampstead is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Hampstead

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 Hampstead, the AMI is calculated from all households within Rockingham County.

In Hampstead, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $102,100

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 Hampstead

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 Hampstead

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $21,500 $24,550 $27,600 $30,650 $33,150 $35,600 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $35,750 $40,850 $45,950 $51,050 $55,150 $59,250 $63,350 $67,400
80% of Median $52,850 $60,400 $67,950 $75,500 $81,550 $87,600 $93,650 $99,700