Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Browns Mills, NJ

Discover affordable housing in Browns Mills where there are 4+ 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.

Browns Woods Apartments

13 Lawrence Drive, Browns Mills, New Jersey 08015

Golden Terrace

555 Lakehurst Rd, Browns Mills, New Jersey 08015

Rolling Pines Assoc

1452 Junction Road, Browns Mills, New Jersey

Paradise Lane Assoc

1478 Junction Rd, Browns Mills, New Jersey

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Browns Mills, New Jersey
$19.17 (+140%) more than New Jersey minimum wage and $25.65 (+354%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Browns Mills, New Jersey?

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 Browns Mills, New Jersey.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Browns Mills, New Jersey.

Go to the New Jersey Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Browns Mills.

How many renters live in Browns Mills, New Jersey?

The City of Browns Mills has 10,060 people living in 3,749 households.

There are 1,798 renters living in 815 renter households in this City. Renters make up 17.87 percent of the population living in Browns Mills.

What is the rental market like in Browns Mills, New Jersey?

There are an estimated 4,152 housing units in the Browns Mills area. Of these, 896 units are rental homes, making up 22 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Browns Mills, New Jersey, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Browns Mills?

The rental vacancy rate in Browns Mills is 9 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Browns Mills for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Browns Mills
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
43 207 343 188 34
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Browns Mills

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

How many renter households in Browns Mills are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 45 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 28 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Browns Mills

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,303 to $2,422. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,303
One BR $1,451
Two BR $1,737
Three BR $2,100
Four BR $2,422
2024 Fair Market Rents in Browns Mills, New Jersey

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

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 26 60 percent
One BR 198 96 percent
Two BR 259 76 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Browns Mills, New Jersey

How many affordable rental units are in Browns Mills?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Browns Mills, New Jersey including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 120
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 60
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Browns Mills, New Jersey

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

Income Based Apartments in Browns Mills, New Jersey

Browns Mills features 286 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 Browns Mills, New Jersey

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Browns Mills, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Browns Mills landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Browns Mills.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Browns Mills, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,563 and $1,911.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.