Affordable Housing In Irvington
16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Irvington
Housing Authorities that serve Irvington
|Irvington Township Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
|State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Irvington, New Jersey
There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,272 affordable apartments for rent in Irvington, New Jersey.
Income Based Apartments in Irvington, New Jersey
Irvington features 1,061 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 Irvington, New Jersey
There are 211 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Irvington.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Irvington, New Jersey
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Irvington landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Irvington.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Irvington, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,479 and $1,807.
2021 Irvington, 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|
|Irvington, New Jersey Fair Market Rent||$1,129||$1,358||$1,643||$2,096||$2,498|
|Irvington, New Jersey Payment Standard Range||$1,016 to $1,242||$1,222 to $1,494||$1,479 to $1,807||$1,886 to $2,306||$2,248 to $2,748|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Irvington, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||16|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,272|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||1,061|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||%|
|Average Renter Household Size||0.00|
|Average Household Size||0.00|
|Median Household Income||$0 ±$0|
|Median Rent||$0 ±$0|
Population and Household Demographics
Income and Rent Overburden in Irvington
The median gross income for households in Irvington is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.
Area Median Income In Irvington
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 Irvington, the AMI is calculated from all households within Essex County.
In Irvington, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $107,400
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 Irvington
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 Irvington
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|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Irvington AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Irvington AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Irvington AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.