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Affordable Housing In Camden County
New Jersey

118 Low Income Apartment Communities In Camden County

Birchwood Tarditi Commons

325 Lincoln Ave
Haddonfield, New Jersey
Income Based
1 BR

Tamarack Station

1801 Davis Street
Camden, New Jersey
$602-968
1-3 BR

Ferry Manor Senior Apartments

2101 Ferry Ave
Camden, New Jersey
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
55+

Baldwins Run

3195 Westfield Avenue
Camden, New Jersey
$673-793
1-2 BR

Carpenters Square

430 S. Broadway
Gloucester City, New Jersey
$522
1 BR

The Greens at Pine Hill I and II

350 Blackwood Clementon Road
Pine Hill, New Jersey
Income Based
1 BR

Winslow Cross Creek Phase IV

300 Lampart Drive
Winslow, New Jersey
$937-1,163
2-4 BR

Taunton Run Village

401 E Taunton Avenue, West
Berlin, New Jersey
Income Based
1 BR

Franklin Square

301 S Hildebrand Ave
Glendora, New Jersey
Call For Rent
Studio-2 BR
Subsidized

Riverview Towers

130 Martin Luther King Blvd.
Camden, New Jersey
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Camden County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Camden County, New Jersey

There are 118 low income housing apartment communities offering 11,806 affordable apartments for rent in Camden County, New Jersey.

Income Based Apartments in Camden County, New Jersey

Camden County features 6,087 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 Camden County, New Jersey

There are 5,036 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Camden County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Camden County, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Camden County landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Camden County.

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

2021 Camden County, 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
Camden County, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $900 $1,040 $1,260 $1,567 $1,796
Camden County, 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.

Camden County, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 118
Total Low Income Apartments 11,806
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 6,087
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.45%
Average Renter Household Size 2.40
Average Household Size 2.71
Median Household Income $62,185 ±$1,097
Median Rent $978 ±$10
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 53.38% ± 1.77pp
Total Population 511,998

Population and Household Demographics

Camden County is a county in New Jersey with a population of 511,998. There are 186,101 households in the county with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 32.45% of households in Camden County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Camden County

The median gross income for households in Camden County is $62,185 a year, or $5,182 a month. The median rent for the county is $978 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Camden County, a household making less than $3,260 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 53.38% of households who rent are overburdened in Camden County.

Area Median Income In Camden 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 Camden County, 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 Camden 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 Camden County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Camden County 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 Camden County 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 Camden County 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

Cities In Camden County

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City Served By
Ashland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ashland is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Audubon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Audubon is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Audubon Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Audubon Park is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Barclay The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Barclay is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Barrington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Barrington is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Bellmawr The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bellmawr is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Berlin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Berlin is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Berlinship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Berlinship is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Blackwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blackwood is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Brooklawn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brooklawn is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Camden The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Camden are the Housing Authority of the City of Camden and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Camden City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Camden City is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Cherry Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cherry Hill are the Cherry Hill Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Cherry Hill Mall The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cherry Hill Mall is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Cherry Hillship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cherry Hillship is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Chesilhurst The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chesilhurst is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Clementon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clementon is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Collingswood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Collingswood is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Echelon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Echelon is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Ellisburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ellisburg is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Gibbsboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gibbsboro is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Glendora The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Glendora is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Gloucester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gloucester is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Gloucester City The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Gloucester City are the Gloucester City Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Golden Triangle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Golden Triangle is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Greentree The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greentree is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Haddon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Haddon is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Haddon Heights The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Haddon Heights is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Haddonfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Haddonfield is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Hi Nella The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hi Nella is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Hi-Nella The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hi-Nella is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Kingston Estates The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kingston Estates is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Laurel Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Laurel Springs is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Lawnside The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lawnside is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Lindenwold The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lindenwold is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Magnolia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Magnolia is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Merchantville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Merchantville is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Mount Ephraim The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Ephraim is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Oaklyn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oaklyn is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Pennsauken Township The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pennsauken Township are the Pennsauken Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Pine Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Hill is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Pine Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Valley is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Runnemede The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Runnemede is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Somerdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Somerdale is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Springdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springdale is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Stratford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stratford is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Tavistock The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tavistock is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Voorhees The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Voorhees is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Voorheesship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Voorheesship is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Waterford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Waterford is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Winslow The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Winslow is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Woodlynne The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodlynne is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.