Affordable Housing In Audubon
Camden County, New Jersey

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Audubon

Audubon Towers

600 W Nicholson Rd
Audubon, New Jersey
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve Audubon

Housing Authority Programs
State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Audubon, New Jersey

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 123 affordable apartments for rent in Audubon, New Jersey.

Income Based Apartments in Audubon, New Jersey

Audubon features 123 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 Audubon, New Jersey

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Audubon, New Jersey

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Audubon, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,134 and $1,386.

2021 Audubon, New Jersey 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
Audubon, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $900 $1,040 $1,260 $1,567 $1,796
Audubon, New Jersey Payment Standard Range $810 to $990 $936 to $1,144 $1,134 to $1,386 $1,410 to $1,724 $1,616 to $1,976

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Audubon, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 123
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 123
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.79%
Average Renter Household Size 1.51
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $79,000 ±$6,557
Median Rent $878 ±$67
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.89% ± 9.23pp
Total Population 8,772

Population and Household Demographics

Audubon is a city in Camden County, New Jersey with a population of 8,772. There are 3,530 households in the city with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 24.79% of households in Audubon are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Audubon

The median gross income for households in Audubon is $79,000 a year, or $6,583 a month. The median rent for the city is $878 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Audubon, a household making less than $2,927 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.89% of households who rent are overburdened in Audubon.

Area Median Income In Audubon

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 Audubon, the AMI is calculated from all households within Camden County.

In Audubon, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $94,500

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 Audubon

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 Audubon

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Audubon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,850 $22,700 $25,550 $28,350 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Audubon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,100 $37,800 $42,550 $47,250 $51,050 $54,850 $58,600 $62,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Audubon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,950 $60,500 $68,050 $75,600 $81,650 $87,700 $93,750 $99,800