Low Income Apartments In Hudson County
New Jersey

Low Income Apartments In Hudson County

Berry Gardens

199 Ocean Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Income Based
Studio-2 BR
62+

Woodward Terrace

148 Bramhall Ave.
Jersey City, NJ
2-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Pacific Court

226 Pacific Ave
Jersey City, NJ
2-3 BR

The Willows Gloria Robinson

348 Duncan Ave
Jersey City, NJ
HCV Welcome

The Willows at Park Pointe

6601 Park Ave
West New York, NJ
HCV Welcome

Parkeast Gardens

5806 Park Ave
West New York, NJ
1-3 BR

Birchwood at Fairmount Hotel

2595 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ
Studio BR
HCV Welcome

Horizon Heights

4906 Broadway
West New York, NJ
1-3 BR
HCV Welcome

The Willows at Salem Lafayette

4 Madison Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Accessible
Subsidized
VASH Welcome

Paulus Hook Towers

100 Montgomery St
Jersey City, NJ
Subsidized

There are 164 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 19,293 affordable apartments for rent in Hudson County, New Jersey. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 15,987 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 6,098 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Hudson County. There are 3,306 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Housing Authorities that serve Hudson County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Hudson County

Housing Authority Programs
North Bergen Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Jersey City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing; Public Housing Homeownership; Family Self-sufficiency
Bayonne Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Hoboken Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Union City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
West New York Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Guttenberg Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Weehawken Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Secaucus Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Union Township Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher
Jersey City Episcopal Cdc Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hudson County, New Jersey

Hudson County, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 164
Total Low Income Apartments 19,293
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 15,987
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 68.71%
Average Renter Household Size 2.57
Total Population 662,619
Housing Units 249,584
Average Household Size 2.63
Median Household Income $59,741 ±$1,178
Median Rent $1,214 ±$10
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.92% ± 1.03pp

Population and Household Demographics

Hudson County is a County in New Jersey with a population of 662,619. There are 249,584 households in the county with an average household size of 2.63 persons. 68.71% of households in Hudson County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hudson County

The median gross income for households in Hudson County is $59,741 a year, or $4,978 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,214 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hudson County, a household making less than $4,047 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.92% of households who rent are overburdened in Hudson County.1

Fair Market Rents in Hudson County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$1,178 $1,322 $1,573 $1,971 $2,126

Cities In Hudson County

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City Listings Served By
Jersey City 90 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Jersey City are the Jersey City Housing Authority, Jersey City Episcopal Cdc and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Hoboken 18 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hoboken are the Hoboken Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
West New York 11 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve West New York are the West New York Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Union City 12 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Union City are the Union City Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Kearny 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kearny is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Bayonne 9 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bayonne are the Bayonne Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
North Bergen 11 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve North Bergen are the North Bergen Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Weehawken 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Weehawken are the Hoboken Housing Authority, Weehawken Housing Authority and State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Guttenberg 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Guttenberg is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Secaucus 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Secaucus is the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
East Newark 0
Harrison 1
North Bergenship 0
Weehawkenship 0