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Whitney Crescent

3000 Crescent Ct
Glassboro, New Jersey
Income Based
2-3 BR
Rent Assisted

MSAA Manor

20 S Main St
Glassboro, New Jersey
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1 BR
Rent Assisted
Elderly Supportive Housing

Village at Harmony Garden

400 Roland Ave.
Glassboro, New Jersey
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1-2 BR

Hollybush Gardens

252 Ruth Ave
Glassboro, New Jersey
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1-3 BR

Litc 06405 Life Link Homes

209 Awalt Dr
Glassboro, New Jersey
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There are 95 low-income apartments in Glassboro that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 559 low-income homes in Glassboro where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $391 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on December 28th, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Glassboro, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Glassboro Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Housing Authority of Gloucester County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD); Moderate Rehabilitation
Go to the New Jersey Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Glassboro.

Glassboro, New Jersey Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Glassboro, New Jersey

Glassboro features 559 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 Glassboro, New Jersey

There are 95 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Glassboro.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Glassboro, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Glassboro landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Glassboro.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Glassboro, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,323 and $1,617.

2023 Glassboro, 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
Glassboro, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $1,081 $1,218 $1,470 $1,789 $2,079
Glassboro, New Jersey Payment Standard Range $973 to $1,189 $1,096 to $1,340 $1,323 to $1,617 $1,610 to $1,968 $1,871 to $2,287

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Glassboro, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 654
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 559
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.81%
Average Renter Household Size 2.51
Average Household Size 2.69
Median Household Income $64,246 ±$6,830
Median Rent $957 ±$76
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 60.94% ± 10.32pp
Total Population 18,958

Population and Household Demographics

Glassboro is a city in Gloucester County, New Jersey with a population of 18,958. There are 6,077 households in the city with an average household size of 2.69 persons. 31.81% of households in Glassboro are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Glassboro

The median gross income for households in Glassboro is $64,246 a year, or $5,354 a month. The median rent for the city is $957 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Glassboro, a household making less than $3,190 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 60.94% of households who rent are overburdened in Glassboro.

Area Median Income In Glassboro

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 Glassboro, the AMI is calculated from all households within Gloucester County.

In Glassboro, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $114,400

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 Glassboro

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 Glassboro

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Glassboro AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$23,450 $26,800 $30,150 $33,500 $36,200 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Glassboro AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$39,100 $44,650 $50,250 $55,800 $60,300 $64,750 $69,200 $73,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Glassboro AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$62,500 $71,400 $80,350 $89,250 $96,400 $103,550 $110,700 $117,850