Silver Terrace

80 Broadway
Hammonton, New Jersey
Rent Assisted

Martinelli,Joseph E

75d Bridge Avenue
Hammonton, New Jersey


948 10th St
Hammonton, New Jersey

County Line Blueberry Farm, Inc

625 Route 206
Hammonton, New Jersey

Berenato, Anthony J

4001 Reading Road
Hammonton, New Jersey

Macrie Jr,Paul J Macrie,Joan E

Blueberry Lane
Hammonton, New Jersey

Plymouth Place Apartments

100 Blueberry Ct
Hammonton, New Jersey

Baltimore Supportive Housing Project

737 12th St
Hammonton, New Jersey
Rent Assisted
Disabled Supportive Housing

There are 128 low-income apartments in Hammonton that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 46 low-income homes in Hammonton where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $354 towards rent each month.

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Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on March 17th, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Affordable Housing Near Hammonton

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Hammonton

City Apartments
Atlantic City, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 31 apartment communities in Atlantic City.
Pleasantville, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 13 apartment communities in Pleasantville.
Egg Harbor City, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 5 apartment communities in Egg Harbor City.
Egg Harbor Township, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 5 apartment communities in Egg Harbor Township.
Absecon, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Absecon.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Hammonton, 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
State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the New Jersey Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Hammonton.

Hammonton, New Jersey Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Hammonton, New Jersey

Hammonton features 46 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 Hammonton, New Jersey

There are 128 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hammonton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hammonton, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hammonton landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Hammonton.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hammonton, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,425 and $1,741.

2023 Hammonton, 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
Hammonton, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $1,081 $1,257 $1,583 $2,240 $2,445
Hammonton, New Jersey Payment Standard Range $973 to $1,189 $1,131 to $1,383 $1,425 to $1,741 $2,016 to $2,464 $2,201 to $2,690

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hammonton, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 179
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 46
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.66%
Average Renter Household Size 2.38
Average Household Size 2.65
Median Household Income $62,798 ±$5,254
Median Rent $1,096 ±$85
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.26% ± 9.89pp
Total Population 14,735

Population and Household Demographics

Hammonton is a city in Atlantic County, New Jersey with a population of 14,735. There are 5,368 households in the city with an average household size of 2.65 persons. 29.66% of households in Hammonton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hammonton

The median gross income for households in Hammonton is $62,798 a year, or $5,233 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,096 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hammonton, a household making less than $3,653 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.26% of households who rent are overburdened in Hammonton.

Area Median Income In Hammonton

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 Hammonton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Atlantic County.

In Hammonton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $84,200

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 Hammonton

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 Hammonton

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hammonton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,700 $20,200 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Hammonton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,500 $33,700 $37,900 $42,100 $45,500 $48,850 $52,250 $55,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Hammonton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,150 $53,900 $60,650 $67,350 $72,750 $78,150 $83,550 $88,950