Affordable Housing In Sullivan County
New Hampshire

25 Low Income Apartment Communities In Sullivan County

Newport House

17 Pearl St
Newport, New Hampshire
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized

Tall Pines

222 Lover's Ln.
Charlestown, New Hampshire
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Family & Senior

SUMMER STREET

101 SUMMER ST
Claremont, New Hampshire
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accessible
Subsidized
Supportive Housing

SULLIVAN STREET

30 SULLIVAN ST
Claremont, New Hampshire
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accessible
Subsidized
Supportive Housing

CENTRAL & MULBERRY STREET

40 CENTRAL ST
Claremont, New Hampshire

700 MAIN STREET

700 MAIN ST
Claremont, New Hampshire
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Maple Manor

44 Maple St
Newport, New Hampshire
Subsidized

UNION AND PEARL STREET APARTMENTS

8 UNION ST
Claremont, New Hampshire
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Accessible
Subsidized
Supportive Housing

GODDARD BLOCK

52 PLEASANT ST
Claremont, New Hampshire
$710-1,097
Studio-2 BR

Sugar River Mills

7 Heritage Dr
Claremont, New Hampshire
Subsidized

Guide To Affordable Housing in Sullivan County, New Hampshire

There are 25 low income housing apartment communities offering 932 affordable apartments for rent in Sullivan County, New Hampshire.

Income Based Apartments in Sullivan County, New Hampshire

Sullivan County features 783 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 Sullivan County, New Hampshire

There are 92 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Sullivan County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Sullivan County, New Hampshire

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Sullivan County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Sullivan County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Sullivan County, New Hampshire for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,031 and $1,261.

2022 Sullivan County, 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
Sullivan County, New Hampshire Fair Market Rent $807 $871 $1,146 $1,417 $1,735
Sullivan County, New Hampshire Payment Standard Range $726 to $888 $784 to $958 $1,031 to $1,261 $1,275 to $1,559 $1,562 to $1,909

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Sullivan County, NH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 25
Total Low Income Apartments 932
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 783
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.72%
Average Renter Household Size 2.14
Average Household Size 2.44
Median Household Income $56,032 ±$3,190
Median Rent $859 ±$38
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.05% ± 6.14pp
Total Population 43,135

Population and Household Demographics

Sullivan County is a county in New Hampshire with a population of 43,135. There are 17,420 households in the county with an average household size of 2.44 persons. 25.72% of households in Sullivan County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Sullivan County

The median gross income for households in Sullivan County is $56,032 a year, or $4,669 a month. The median rent for the county is $859 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Sullivan County, a household making less than $2,863 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.05% of households who rent are overburdened in Sullivan County.

Area Median Income In Sullivan County

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.

In Sullivan County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,500

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 Sullivan County

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 Sullivan County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Sullivan County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,950 $20,500 $23,050 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Sullivan County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,900 $34,150 $38,400 $42,650 $46,100 $49,500 $52,900 $56,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Sullivan County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,800 $54,600 $61,450 $68,250 $73,750 $79,200 $84,650 $90,100

Cities In Sullivan County

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City Served By
Acworth
Charlestown
Claremont The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Claremont is the Claremont Housing Authority.
Cornish
Croydon
Goshen
Grantham
Langdon
Lempster
Newport
Plainfield
Springfield
Sunapee
Unity
Washington