Affordable Housing In Haddon Heights
Camden County, New Jersey

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Haddon Heights

Stanfill Towers

117 E Atlantic Ave
Haddon Heights, New Jersey
Subsidized

Stanfill Commons

404 White Horse Pike
Haddon Heights, New Jersey
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Housing Authorities that serve Haddon Heights

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Haddon Heights, New Jersey

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 150 affordable apartments for rent in Haddon Heights, New Jersey.

Income Based Apartments in Haddon Heights, New Jersey

Haddon Heights features 124 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 Haddon Heights, New Jersey

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Haddon Heights, New Jersey

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

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

2021 Haddon Heights, 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
Haddon Heights, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $900 $1,040 $1,260 $1,567 $1,796
Haddon Heights, 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.

Haddon Heights, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 150
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 124
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.41%
Average Renter Household Size 1.80
Average Household Size 2.60
Median Household Income $88,162 ±$9,233
Median Rent $975 ±$76
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.39% ± 11.69pp
Total Population 7,497

Population and Household Demographics

Haddon Heights is a city in Camden County, New Jersey with a population of 7,497. There are 2,870 households in the city with an average household size of 2.60 persons. 19.41% of households in Haddon Heights are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Haddon Heights

The median gross income for households in Haddon Heights is $88,162 a year, or $7,347 a month. The median rent for the city is $975 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Haddon Heights, a household making less than $3,250 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.39% of households who rent are overburdened in Haddon Heights.

Area Median Income In Haddon Heights

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

In Haddon Heights, 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 Haddon Heights

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 Haddon Heights

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Haddon Heights 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 Haddon Heights 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 Haddon Heights 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